Ecclesiastes 7 Commentary

Please choose a passage:

Ecclesiastes 7:1-6

Some realities are difficult to accept but can lead to an awareness of the value of life.

Ecclesiastes 7:7-10

Life has distractions and temptations, but patience and appreciating the present are the wisest options.

Ecclesiastes 7:11-14

Wisdom can shade us from the difficulties of this world, starting with understanding that God is the true source of stability.

Ecclesiastes 7:15-18

Seeking balance and humility helps to reduce our sin frequency and steward our days with wisdom.

Ecclesiastes 7:19-22

Wisdom and prudence will save you some headaches, freeing you to rest, forgive, and adopt a healthy perspective.

Ecclesiastes 7:23-26

The snares of folly can destroy us. And although wisdom is a mystery, trusting in God is better for us than the alternatives.

Ecclesiastes 7:27-29

Seeking ways apart from God’s design leads to corruption.