Ecclesiastes

1611 King James Version (KJV)

Ecclesiastes 12:14

“For God shal bring euery worke into iudgement, with euer secret thing, whether it bee good, or whether it bee euill.”

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Other Translations

For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether [it be] good, or whether [it be] evil.
- King James Version

For God will bring every act to judgment, everything which is hidden, whether it is good or evil.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For God will bring every work into judgment, with every hidden thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil.
- American Standard Version (1901)

God will be judge of every work, with every secret thing, good or evil.
- Basic English Bible

For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good or whether it be evil.
- Darby Bible

For God will bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it is good, or whether it is evil.
- Webster's Bible

For God will bring every work into judgment, with every hidden thing, whether it is good, or whether it is evil.
- World English Bible

For every work doth God bring into judgment, with every hidden thing, whether good or bad.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

For God shall bring every work into the judgment concerning every hidden thing, whether it be good or whether it be evil.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ecclesiastes 12:14


12:14 For - All men must give an account to God of all their works, and this alone will enable them to do that with joy. Every secret - Not only outward and visible actions, but even inward and secret thoughts.


Discussion for Ecclesiastes 12

  • EVETTE CLARK
    I came in my office feeling very low about my looks and age. I asked God to give me a word. I received my word. God is so real Thank You Lord
  • EVETTE CLARK
    What does it mean by vanity?
  • CASSANDRA VAUGHN
    YES WE MUST LIVE THIS LIFE UNTO GOD WE ARE IN THE LAST DAYS IF EVEER THERE IS TIME FOR MAN TO GET RIGHT WITH GOD IS NOW FOR HIS COMING IS NEAR AMAN
  • Steve morrow
    ECCLESIASTES 12:11 THE WORDS OF THE WISE ARE AS GOADS AND AS NAILS FASTENED BY THE MASTERS OF ASSEMBLIES --- WHICH ARE GIVEN --- FROM ONE SHEPHERD JOHN 10:16 and other sheep I have which are not of this fold them also I must bring and they shall hear my voice and there shall be --- one fold and one shepherd JOHN 10:14 I AM THE GOOD SHEPHERD AND KNOW MY SHEEP AND AM KNOWN OF MINE
  • Obbie Beal

    13 Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. (
  • Febs
    Eccl 12 reminds us that one day we will get old

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