Of these some are hard and cruel, and these we have to break as best we can; the worst of them may be snapped when we strive with the help that comes from Heaven. King James Version (KJV). 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. KJV, Vest Pocket New Testament & Psalms, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Version: Holy Bible, King James Version. The Value of a Friend. NIV 11 Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Read verse in La Biblia Reina-Valera (Español) But woe to the one who falls when there is not another to lift him up. And if one prevail against him, two shall withstand him; and a threefold cord is not quickly broken. This is a matter of some controversy among the interpreters of Ecclesiastes, because many scholars have found in its pages only pessimism or cynicism. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. KJV, Vest Pocket New Testament & Psalms, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Version: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Reference Bible, Personal Size Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Baby's First Bible, Hardcover, Multicolor: A special keepsake for your new arrival, KJV, The King James Study Bible, Red Letter, Full-Color Edition: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Word Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, KJV Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Second Edition. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is … But woe to him who is alone when he falls, For he has no one to help him up. Verse 9. To get a proper understanding of those verses, let’s read Ecclesiastes 4:7-12, “Then I returned, and I saw vanity under the sun. But if someone is alone and falls, it's just too bad, because there is no one to help him. King James Version (KJV) Public Domain . Read verse in American Standard Version "[Isaiah 5:8] The Ministry of Presence Text: Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 Two are better than one, Because they have a good reward for their labor. But woe to him who is alone when he falls, For he has no one to help him up. The Threefold Cord . Ecclesiastes 4:9 Two [are] better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour.. Ver. This too is futility and chasing after the wind. But someone who falls alone is in real trouble. Such as, ushering, teaching, helping, but the greatest ministry is to present. 12 And though a man might prevail against one who is alone, two will withstand him—a threefold cord is not quickly broken. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 (God-Centred Marriage) GOD-CENTRED MARRIAGE (Ecclesiastes 4:9-12): “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their work (the investment they put into their relationship): (1) If one falls down, his friend can help him up. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow; but woe to him that is alone when he falleth, and hath not another to lift him up. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. But woe to the one who falls when there is not [] another to lift him up. 11 Again , if two lie together , they keep warm , i but how can one keep warm alone ? But pity anyone who falls . 11 Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 Two are better than one, Because they have a good reward for their labor. 4 I see that all effort and all achievement spring from mutual jealousy. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Ecclesiastes 4:9–12 9 Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. Looking for a fundamental understanding of the Bible? Two are better than one.] Ecclesiastes 4:9-12. Porque si cayeren, el uno levantará á su compañero: mas ¡ay del solo! "Two heads are better than one," says our proverb. 10 For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. and if. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 GNB. 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. 10 For if they fall, one will lift up his companion. - Koheleth dwells upon the evils of isolation, and contrasts with them the comfort of companionship. Ecclesiastes 4:9 - 4:12. It’s clear by now that we believe the book has a positive, orthodox message. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Likewise, two people lying close together can keep each other warm. 11 Likewise, two people lying close together can keep each other warm. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up! 10 For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up! Treasury of Scripture. Retail: $8.99. Adversity may not be enjoyable, but it can help make us the people of faith we ought to be. NIV 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: NIV 10 If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12. It was Solomon who wrote the book of Ecclesiastes and although he was a king with wisdom, and his wealth outstripped every other mortal being, he was a man who lost his spiritual direction over time, because of the carnal choices he made - and consequently he lived a defeated life. Ecclesiastes 4:12 (latter part) W. Clarkson . But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. If it is cold, two can sleep together and stay warm, but how can you keep warm by yourself? Ecclesiastes 5. For if they fall, one will lift up his companion. Although he started out well, Solomon dishonoured the Lord. 11 Again, if two lie together, they keep warm, (A)but how can one keep warm alone? If one of them falls down, the other can help him up. There are all types of ministries within the local body. and has no one to help them up. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up ! Ecclesiastes 4:9-12. Furthermore, if two lie down together they keep warm, but … Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about. 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. - AFTB. But how can one keep warm alone? 11 Again, if two lie together, they keep warm; but how can one keep warm alone? … Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 NLT. Many bonds of many kinds bind us in many ways. 10 For if [] either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. If God is not placed first in every liaison that we human beings make (marriage, friendship, or church fellowship) the relationship will be short lived. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 KJV Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. John Trapp Complete Commentary. 2 Samuel 23:9,16,18,19,23 12 And though one might prevail against another, two will withstand one. Eclesiastés 4:9-12 Mejores son dos que uno; porque tienen mejor paga de su trabajo. Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. Ecclesiastes 4:13 Better is a poor but wise youth than an old but foolish king who no longer knows how to take a warning. 5 The fool folds his arms and eats his own flesh away.. 6 Better one hand full of repose than two hands full of achievements to chase after the wind.. 7 And something else futile I observe under the sun:. 4 Again, I considered all travail, and every right work, that for this a man is envied of his neighbour. In all things union tends to success and safety, but above all, the union of Christians. Explain for me Ecclesiastes 4:9-12. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 King James Version << Ecclesiastes 3 | Ecclesiastes 4 | Ecclesiastes 5 >> 9 Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. 10 If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. English Standard Version (ESV). 9 Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour. 10 If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. 10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up. The book of Proverbs primarily consists of wise sayings Solomon teaches his children that they may live godly and peaceful lives. The Book of ECCLESIASTES is the sad sequel to the book of PROVERBS. If one individual and another individual make a twofold cord, the threefold cord must have an additional element that we can infer to be God Almighty. 11 Again, if two lie together, they keep warm, i but how can one keep warm alone? 11 Again, if two lie down together, they will keep warm; 12 And if one prevail against him, two shall withstand him; and a threefold cord is not quickly broken. 10 For if they fall , one will lift up his fellow . 11 Again, if two lie together, then they have heat: but how can one be warm alone? Now viewing scripture range from the book of Ecclesiastes chapter 4:9 through chapter 4:12... Ecclesiastes Chapter 4. 9 Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor. 10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up. 10 For if they fall, one will lift up his companion. The last portion of the passage refers to a threefold cord. Friendly society is far beyond that wretched "aloneness" of the covetous wretch; [Ecclesiastes 4:8] he "joins house to house and land to land, that he may live alone in the midst of the earth. 10 For if they fall, one will lift up the other; but woe to one who is alone and falls and does not have another to help. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 English Standard Version (ESV) 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. ESV Devotional Psalter (TruTone, Olive), soft imitation leather, ESV Thinline Bible (TruTone, Chestnut, Wood Panel Design), ESV MacArthur Study Bible, Personal Size, Hardcover, ESV Single Column Journaling Bible, Large Print, Cloth over Board, Flowers, ESV Large Print Compact Bible (TruTone Imitation Leather, Lavender, Ornament Design). Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 New American Standard Bible (NASB). King James Version ... Ecclesiastes 3. 10 For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. Posted on Mar 7, 2016. 9 Two are better than one, Because they have a good reward for their labor. 4:9-12 Surely he has more satisfaction in life, who labours hard to maintain those he loves, than the miser has in his toil. Ecclesiastes 4:9–12; Ecclesiastes 9:9 9 Two are better than one , because they have a good reward for their toil . 11 Furthermore, if two lie down together they [] keep warm, but how can one be warm alone? For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. Bible Gateway Recommends. Two are better than one.Literally, the clause refers to the two and the one mentioned in the preceding verse (Ἀγαθοὶ οἱ δύο ὑπὲρ τόν ἔνα, Septuagint); but the gnome is true in general. que cuando cayere, no habrá segundo que lo levante. If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12: Pulpit Commentary Homiletics. Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor. 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: 10 If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. —Ecclesiastes 7:14. Read verse in New International Version Sign up here! But someone who falls alone is in real trouble. Two are better off than one, because together they can work more effectively. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 NASB1995. Ecclesiastes 4:9–12 The Value of a Friend. 9 Two [are] better than one; because they have a good reward for their labour.. 10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him [that is] alone when he falleth; for [he hath] not another to help him up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 NIV Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. 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