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With many dreams come vanities and a multitude of words;[a] but fear God.

If you see in a province the oppression of the poor and the violation of justice and right, do not be amazed at the matter; for the high official is watched by a higher, and there are yet higher ones over them. But all things considered, this is an advantage for a land: a king for a ploughed field.[b]

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  1. Ecclesiastes 5:7 Meaning of Heb uncertain
  2. Ecclesiastes 5:9 Meaning of Heb uncertain

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