Add parallel Print Page Options

13 And I (A)applied my heart[a] to seek and to search out by wisdom all that is done under heaven. It is an unhappy (B)business that God has given to the children of man to be busy with.

Read full chapter


  1. Ecclesiastes 1:13 The Hebrew term denotes the centre of one's inner life, including mind, will, and emotions

13 I applied my mind to study and to explore by wisdom all that is done under the heavens.(A) What a heavy burden God has laid on mankind!(B)

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Sponsors