Understanding the Scriptures
|Draw nigh (v. 1)||Come near|
|Keepers (v. 3)||Watchmen|
|Tremble (v. 3)||Become old|
|Flourish (v. 5)||Be rejected|
|Be a burden (v. 5)||Drag along|
|Long home (v. 5)||Death|
|Cistern (v. 6)||Well|
|Gave good heed (v. 9)||Paid attention|
|Set in order (v. 9)||Wrote|
|Goads (v. 11)||Sharp, pointed sticks|
|Admonished (v. 12)||Warned and taught|
|Is a weariness of the flesh (v. 12)||Makes you tired|
Studying the Scriptures
Do activity A as you study Ecclesiastes 12.
Make a Poster
Make a poster (at least the size of one page in your notebook) of what Ecclesiastes says is the whole duty of man.
According to Ecclesiastes 12:13–14, what reason is there for us knowing and doing this “whole duty”?