Ecclesiastes 3:7

“A time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

A time to rent, and a time to sow: a time to keepe silence, and a time to speake.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A time to tear apart and a time to sew together; A time to be silent and a time to speak.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

a time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
- American Standard Version (1901)

A time for undoing and a time for stitching; a time for keeping quiet and a time for talk;
- Basic English Bible

A time to rend, and a time to sew; A time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
- Darby Bible

A time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
- Webster's Bible

a time to tear, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
- World English Bible

A time to rend, And a time to sew. A time to be silent, And a time to speak.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ecclesiastes 3:7


3:7 To rent - When men rend their garments, as they did in great and sudden griefs.


Discussion for Ecclesiastes 3:7

  • Truly indeed as of now no one people is looking for the heart of Jesus Christ except to those people to has a calling of Him.our world is to much panished by Him in Jeremiah 5:3 clearly says in Jeremiah we are hard headed we are continuously doing what is in good to our self, we do see for God goodness because we love our flesh of the sin.flesh that created a sin in us. the Lord God's commandent to us: my dear brethrens in Christ we must turn away from the evils works or any evils form we must aware for his do in us and take a looked of Jesus Christ heart. hold this verse so that we have a strong hold on our God.use it in every daily life's. Proverbs 3:5-6. Thrust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not unto own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge HIM, and HE direct you thy paths. now it's time you to look at the heart of Christ Jesus and when the time you found it,tell to others so they also looking for what Jesus did on the Cross of Calvary. God bless everyone.

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