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This book reveals what life is like "under the sun." Solomon presents his quest for the meaning in life while he was away from God. This wealthy man did anything that he desired and found life to be empty. There is more to life than the things of this world, there is God. An outline of the book of Ecclesiastes is available to help you in your study.

Ecclesiastes 1:1-11

Oh, How Utterly Empty

Ecclesiastes 1:1-11

Pursuit of Pleasure Is Futility

Ecclesiastes 1:12 – 2:11

Pursuit of Wisdom Is Futility

Ecclesiastes 2:12 – 17

Pursuit of Labor Is Futility

Ecclesiastes 2:18 - 23

Therefore, What Shall We Do?

Ecclesiastes 2:24 - 26

What Will Be, Will Be?

Ecclesiastes 3:1 – 11

Life Under the Sun Is Not Fair

Ecclesiastes 3:12 - 22

Our Oppressive Life

Ecclesiastes 4:1 - 12

Unhappy People & Oppressed Leaders

Ecclesiastes 4:13-16

Foolish Worship of God

Ecclesiastes 5:1 - 7

Do You Want To Be Wealthy?

Ecclesiastes 5:8 - 20

Now Let’s Be Realistic!

Ecclesiastes 6:1 – 12

Wisdom Is Best, but . . .

Ecclesiastes 7:1 – 14

God Made Man Upright, but . . .

Ecclesiastes 7:15 – 29

Be Wise, However, Fear God

Ecclesiastes 8:1 – 17

Be Happy! Tomorrow You Die

Ecclesiastes 9:1 – 10

Unexpected Evil Is Unknowable

Ecclesiastes 9:11 – 10:15

Warning! – Be Quiet & Work Hard

Ecclesiastes 10:16 – 11:6

The Evil Days Are Coming!

Ecclesiastes 11:7 – 12:8

Fear God & Keep His Commandments

Ecclesiastes 12:9 – 14