BibleX: The Wisdom Books

Ecclesiastes 8:7, 8:17, 9:1, 11:5

1. What do these passages tell us about our ability to fully understand the world around us?

Ecclesiastes 12:9-14

1. This passage is the epilogue, or ending of the book. It is written by someone else looking back at Qoheleth, the writer of Ecclesiastes, and his ideas. How does this passage evaluate Qoheleth’s teachings?

2. How does the writer modify Qoheleth’s teachings?