Ecclesiastes 6 shows us the 5 ironies of life. Namely, rich but short-life, long but suffering and tragic death, work and work for an appetite that is never satisfied, yet can't break out of this vicious cycle of life and not knowing what is good in the living and what happens after! Where are the wisdom and the answer?Ecclesiastes 6 is a short chapter but with deep knowledge for our serious study. The mind-map below summarizes the teaching:
Update 8 Nov 2013
We have a discussion on this chapter and the update is summarised below:
Priority of Life - Relating to God and Handling of Wealth.
Update 9 Dec 2013
See Life is about Living to Die Well -Ecclesiastes 6
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