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1EXEGETICAL OUTLINEExegetical OutlineIntroductionEcclesiastes is a poetic book in the Old Testament. Solomon, who is the third king ofIsrael, is the author of Ecclesiastes. In Hebrews, Ecclesiastes means "Preacher." Being a man of1Bundled, Mette.Time in the Book of Ecclesiastes. Oxford Theology and Religion M, 2015.1
2wisdom, King Solomon used Ecclesiastes' book to teach how man is supposed to live in the rightway, which is through following God's commandments.Chapter OneIn chapter one of the book, the author introduces himself. He refers to himself as the sonof David, who was the second king in Israel. He questions the logic of man working hard toaccumulate material wealth and refers to it as vanity.Chapter twoChapter two presents King Solomon's reflection of his own life. King Solomon haddevoted his time to accumulate wealth but never found meaning in his life. He also had manywives and concubines but still could not find satisfaction.Chapter threeIn chapter three, King Solomon teaches that everything happens for a reason, and there is

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