This too is a grievous evil: Exactly as a man is born, so he will depart. What does he gain as he toils for the wind?
Cross References1 Corinthians 16:16
to submit to such as these, and to every fellow worker and laborer.
He who brings trouble on his house will inherit the wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise of heart.
What does a man gain from all his labor, at which he toils under the sun?
Yet when I considered all the works that my hands had accomplished and what I had toiled to achieve, I found everything to be futile, a pursuit of the wind; there was nothing to be gained under the sun.
What does the worker gain from his toil?
Chapter Outline1. vanities in divine service
8. in murmuring against oppression
9. and in riches
18. Joy in riches is the gift of God.
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