|Ecclesiastes 10 |
1 Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savor; so does a little folly [send forth a stink] regarding him who is reputed for wisdom and honor.
2 A wise man's heart turns him to the right, but a fool's heart turns him to left.
3 Yes also, when a fool walks along the way, his wisdom fails him, and he shows to everyone that he is a fool.
4 If the spirit of the ruler rises up against you, do not run away; for a quiet confidence can correct many offences.
5 There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceeds from the ruler.
6 Folly is set in great dignity, and the rich sit in low places.
7 I have seen servants upon horses, and princes walking as servants upon the earth.
8 He who digs a pit shall fall into it; and whoever breaks down a protective hedge or wall, a serpent shall bite him.
9 Whoever removes stones shall be hurt with them; and he that chops wood shall be endangered by it.
10 If the iron is blunt, and he does not sharpen the edge, then must he put to more strength, but wisdom is profitable to direct.
11 Surely the serpent will bite without enchantment; and a babbler is no better.
12 The words of a wise man's mouth are gracious; but the lips of a fool will swallow up himself.
13 The beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness, and the end of his talk is mischievous madness.
14 A fool also is full of words. A man cannot tell what shall be; and what shall be after him, who can tell him?
15 The labor of the foolish wearies every one of them, because he does not even know how to go to the city.
16 Woe to you, O land, when your king is a child, and your princes feast in the morning!
17 Blessed are you, O land, when your king is the son of nobles, and your princes feast in due season, for strength, and not for drunkenness!
18 By much slothfulness, the building decays; and through idleness of the hands, the house drops through.
19 A feast is made for laughter, and wine makes merry; but money answers all things.
20 Do not curse the king, no not in your thought; and do not curse the rich in your bedchamber for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which has wings shall tell of the matter.1
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1 Do not curse the king, no not in your thought; and do not curse the rich in your bedchamber for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which has wings shall tell of the matter. One God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all. Eph 4:6. The physical dimension in which we live on earth is the lowest dimension. Above it is the kingdom of Hell. Above it is the Kingdom of Heaven (of God, or Christ). Above them all is God. We all share the same space. Our words and thoughts are monitored by our adversaries, the demons, the bird of the air, that which has wings.
You wonder how that is all possible. One theory is this: If you examine an atom, there two primary parts: the nucleus made up of protons and neutrons, and electrons around the nucleus. The vacant space between the orbiting electrons and the nucleus is a minimum of 10,000 times greater in size than the nucleus. In that space, many parallel dimensions can exist; but we only see what our eyes were made to see.
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