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Darby's Synopsis of the New TestamentDarby's Synopsis

Ecclesiastes 12


1:1 Preacher, (e-5) Strictly, 'a former of assemblies;' see for the sense, though not the same expression, ch. 12.11.

Verse 1

12:1 Creator (b-4) 'Creator' is in the plural.

Verse 5

12:5 despised, (c-19) Or 'the almond-tree flourisheth,' referring to white hairs. effect; (d-31) Others, 'bursteth.' Or it may be rendered, 'and desire hath failed.'

Verse 7

12:7 spirit (e-13) See Note, Job 27:3 .

Verse 11

12:11 them] (f-13) According to others, 'those who collect [them].'

Bibliographical Information
Darby, John. "Commentary on Ecclesiastes 12". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". 1857-67.