Tag: absurdity

Striving After Wind

I, the Teacher, have been king over Israel in Jerusalem. I decided to carefully and thoroughly examine all that has been accomplished on earth. I concluded: God has given people a burdensome task that keepsContinue reading

How Absurd!

Life in this creation after the Fall: we live for a time and then we die. It all seems rather absurd. Such is the perspective of the Preacher in Jerusalem in Ecclesiastes 1:1-2. “Ecclesiastes” isContinue reading

All Is Vanity

Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher; vanity of vanities, all is vanity (Ecclesiastes 1:2). We humans understand some very difficult truths about our existence. We cannot live forever on the earth; the time will comeContinue reading