Remember Him before the silver cord is [a]broken and the (A)golden bowl is crushed, the pitcher by the well is shattered and the wheel at the cistern is crushed; then the (B)dust will return to the earth as it was, and the [b](C)spirit will return to (D)God who gave it. (E)Vanity of vanities,” says the Preacher, “all is vanity!”

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Ecclesiastes 12:6 So with Gr; Heb removed
  2. Ecclesiastes 12:7 Or breath

Bible Gateway Recommends

NASB MacArthur Study Bible Large Print Hardcover
NASB MacArthur Study Bible Large Print Hardcover
Retail: $59.99
Our Price: $31.49
Save: $28.50 (48%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
NAS Life Application Study Bible, Bonded leather, Black
NAS Life Application Study Bible, Bonded leather, Black
Retail: $69.99
Our Price: $43.99
Save: $26.00 (37%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
NASB Holy Bible Children's Edition
NASB Holy Bible Children's Edition
Retail: $27.99
Our Price: $19.99
Save: $8.00 (29%)
3.0 of 5.0 stars
NASB New Inductive Study Bible, Imitation leather, brown
NASB New Inductive Study Bible, Imitation leather, brown
Retail: $74.99
Our Price: $47.99
Save: $27.00 (36%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors