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{Ecclesiastes 5:16} And this 2090 also x1571 [is] a sore 2470 z8802 evil, 7451 [that] in all x3605 points 5980 as he came, 935 z8804 x7945 so x3651 shall he go: y3212 z8799 x1980 and what x4100 profit 3504 hath he that hath laboured 5998 z8799 x7945 for the wind? 7307
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"There isª a soreª° evilª [which] I have seenª° under¹ the sun,ª [namely], richesª keptª° for the ownersª thereof to their hurt.ª" {Ecc 5:13} + "For¹ what¹ hathª° manª of all¹ his labour,ª and of the vexationª of his heart,ª wherein² he¹¹ hath labouredª under¹ the sun?ª ... For¹ all¹ his daysª [are] sorrows,ª and his travailª grief;ª yea,¹ his heartª taketh not¹ restª° in the night.ª This¹ is also¹ vanity.ª" {Ecc 2:22-23}
"And turn ye not aside:ª°¹ for¹ [then should ye go] afterª vainª [things], which¹ cannot¹ profitª° nor¹ deliver;ª° for¹ they¹ [are] vain.ª" {1Sm 12:21} + "The priestsª saidª° not,¹ Where¹ [is] the LORD?ª and they that handleª° the lawª knewª° me not:¹ the pastorsª° also transgressedª° against me, and the prophetsª prophesiedª° by Baal,ª and walkedª° afterª [things that] do not¹ profit.ª°" {Jer 2:8} + "Forª whatª shall it profitª° a man,ª ifª he shall gainª° the¹ wholeª world,ª andª loseª° his own²¹ soul?ª" {Mrk 8:36}
"What¹ profitª hath a manª of all¹ his labourª which he takethª°¹ under¹ the sun?ª" {Ecc 1:3} + "He that troublethª° his own houseª shall inheritª° the wind:ª and the foolª [shall be] servantª to the wiseª of heart.ª" {Prv 11:29} + "We have been with child,ª° we have been in pain,ª° we have as it wereª brought forthª° wind;ª we have not¹ wroughtª° any deliveranceª in the earth;ª neitherª have the inhabitantsª° of the worldª fallen.ª°" {Isa 26:18} + "For¹ they have sownª° the wind,ª and they shall reapª° the whirlwind:ª it hath no¹ stalk:ª the budª shall yieldª° no¹ meal:ª if² so be¹ it yield,ª° the strangersª° shall swallow it up.ª°" {Hsa 8:7} + "Labourª° notª for the¹ meatª which² perisheth,ª° butª for that meatª which² endurethª° untoª everlastingª life,ª whichª the¹ Sonª of manª shall give²°¹ unto you:ª forª himª hath²° Godª the¹ Fatherª sealed.ª°" {Jhn 6:27}

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