Ecclesiastes Chapter 2 12-26

  1. As we start we see that the author is changing his perspective on life. What do you see as the advantages and possible disadvantages to his perspectives?
  2. Why does the author hate life, as seen using verses 17-19?
  3. The author uses one phrase many times in these verses. What does it mean to you and do you find the thought pattern used a lot in today’s world?
  4. What are your feelings about verse 23 and why?
  5. Going back and looking at verses 10 & 11. How would you compare them to verses 24-26?
  6. Looking at those same verses from the world’s perspective, would there be a difference in your answer?