New Living Translation
for there is a time and a way for everything, even when a person is in trouble.
King James Bible
Because to every purpose there is time and judgment, therefore the misery of man is great upon him.
Darby Bible Translation
For to every purpose there is time and manner. For the misery of man is great upon him;
World English Bible
For there is a time and procedure for every purpose, although the misery of man is heavy on him.
Young's Literal Translation
For to every delight there is a time and a judgment, for the misfortune of man is great upon him.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:6 Because - There is a fit way and season for the accomplishment of every business, which is known to God, but for the most part hidden from man. Therefore - Because there are few who have wisdom to discern this, most men expose themselves to manifold miseries.
LibraryConcerning Jonathan, one of the Sicarii, that Stirred up a Sedition in Cyrene, and was a False Accuser [Of the Innocent].
1. And now did the madness of the Sicarii, like a disease, reach as far as the cities of Cyrene; for one Jonathan, a vile person, and by trade a weaver, came thither and prevailed with no small number of the poorer sort to give ear to him; he also led them into the desert, upon promising them that he would show them signs and apparitions. And as for the other Jews of Cyrene, he concealed his knavery from them, and put tricks upon them; but those of the greatest dignity among them informed Catullus, …
Flavius Josephus—The Wars of the Jews or History of the Destruction of Jerusalem
A Few Sighs from Hell;
The First Great Deception
For everything there is a season, a time for every activity under heaven.
I said to myself, "In due season God will judge everyone, both good and bad, for all their deeds."
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