Ecclesiastes 5:7

“For in the multitude of dreams and many words there are also divers vanities: but fear thou God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ecclesiastes 5:7

For in the multitude of dreames and many words, there are also diuers vanities: but feare thou God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For in many dreams and in many words there is emptiness. Rather, fear God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For in the multitude of dreams there are vanities, and in many words: but fear thou God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Because much talk comes from dreams and things of no purpose. But let the fear of God be in you.
- Basic English Bible

For in the multitude of dreams are vanities; so with many words: but fear God.
- Darby Bible

For in the multitude of dreams and many words there are also divers vanities: but fear thou God.
- Webster's Bible

For in the multitude of dreams there are vanities, as well as in many words: but you must fear God.
- World English Bible

For, in the abundance of dreams both vanities and words abound; but fear thou God.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:6) For through the multitude of dreams and vanities there are also many words; but fear thou God.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ecclesiastes 5:7

Wesley's Notes for Ecclesiastes 5:7


5:7 For - There is a great deal of folly, as in multitude of dreams, which for the most part are vain and insignificant, so also in many words, in making many vows whereby a man is exposed to many snares and temptations. But - Fear the wrath of God, and therefore be sparing in making vows, and just in performing them.


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