King James Version
I made me pools of water, to water therewith the wood that bringeth forth trees:
Darby Bible Translation
I made me ponds of water, to water therewith the wood, where the trees are reared.
World English Bible
I made myself pools of water, to water from it the forest where trees were reared.
Young's Literal Translation
I made for me pools of water, to water from them a forest shooting forth trees.
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I made me pools of water, to water therewith the wood that bringeth forth trees:Ecclesiastes 2:6 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryChronology of the Life of Ephraim.
Thus the fixed points for determining the chronology of Ephraim's life are: 1. The death of his patron, St. Jacob, Bishop of Nisibis, in 338, after the first siege of that city. 2. The third siege, in which he was among the defenders of the city, in 350. 3. The surrender of Nisibis by Jovian, and its abandonment by its Christian inhabitants, 363; followed by Ephraim's removal to Edessa. 4. The consecration of Basil to the see of Cæsarea, late in 370, followed by Ephraim's visit to him there. …
Ephraim the Syrian—Hymns and Homilies of Ephraim the Syrian
Introduction to the "Theological" Orations.
But Now I Will Proceed with what I have Begun...
The Outbreak of the Arian Controversy. The Attitude of Eusebius.
Paul's Missionary Labors.
James the Brother of the Lord.
"And These Things Write we unto You, that Your Joy May be Full. "
The Life, as Amplified by Mediaeval Biographers.
"For to be Carnally Minded is Death; but to be Spiritually Minded is Life and Peace. "
Lii. Concerning Hypocrisy, Worldly Anxiety, Watchfulness, and his Approaching Passion.
And a letter unto Asaph the keeper of the king's forest, that he may give me timber to make beams for the gates of the palace which appertained to the house, and for the wall of the city, and for the house that I shall enter into. And the king granted me, according to the good hand of my God upon me.
Then I went on to the gate of the fountain, and to the king's pool: but there was no place for the beast that was under me to pass.
But the gate of the fountain repaired Shallun the son of Colhozeh, the ruler of part of Mizpah; he built it, and covered it, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof, and the wall of the pool of Siloah by the king's garden, and unto the stairs that go down from the city of David.
After him repaired Nehemiah the son of Azbuk, the ruler of the half part of Bethzur, unto the place over against the sepulchres of David, and to the pool that was made, and unto the house of the mighty.
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