This section of the Catholic Bible contains the complete content of the Book of Ecclesiastes with numbers, chapters and text of individual verses from the Douay Rheims Version of the Catholic Bible. Free, online access to study passages and verses contained in the chapters and verses of the Book of Ecclesiastes for Bible Study or Sunday School lessons. Click the links to access the chapters and verses of the Book of Ecclesiastes:
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Brief Overview of Ecclesiastes - The Douay Rheims Catholic Bible
The content of Ecclesiastes according to the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible scriptures contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible Scriptures:
- Ecclesiastes is book number 46 in the Old Testament of the Catholic Bible. It contains 12 chapters.
- Bible Scriptures from Ecclesiastes is so called because the name derives from the Greek version of the Hebrew word Koheleth, which means "Preacher."
- The name of this book therefore signifies "The Preacher." and reflects the wisdom of God as preached by by Solomon, who it is believed was the author. In the Book of Ecclesiastes the writer represents himself implicitly as Solomon (Ecclesiastes 1:12) and it is also known as the Confession of King Solomon.
- This Book is called Ecclesiastes, or the Preacher because in it, Solomon, as an excellent preacher
- He sets forth the vanity of the things of this world: to withdraw the hearts and affections of men from such empty toys.
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Short Summary of Ecclesiastes - The Bible Stories of Ecclesiastes taken from the Scriptures
A short summary of the Bible Stories of Ecclesiastes taken from the Scriptures. An overview of the main events and Biblical characters found in Ecclesiastes together with the famous Bible Stories and brief summary of the Book of Ecclesiastes from the Douay Rheims Roman Catholic Bible
- Ecclesiastes contains the views of Solomon on the meaning of life
- Soloman explores the benefits and disappointments of pleasure, wisdom, hard work and God
- Solomon concludes that man should love and fear God and obey His commandments.
The above summary details the Bible people and summary of important events which occur in the Douay Rheims version of the Catholic Bible scriptures of the Book of Ecclesiastes. People of the Roman Catholic faith can this useful short summary of these Bible Scriptures for an online Catholic Bible study course or biblical studies. This brief summary of Ecclesiastes is also very useful for Catholic Sunday School lessons and Roman Catholic Bible Study at home.
The Book of Ecclesiastes
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