Day 29: Feasting, Ecclesiastes 10:16-20

Click here for today’s reading: Ecclesiastes 10:16-20 Reflection: Verse 17 strikes me.  Feasting–for strength, not drunkenness.  In a world of hazy absolutes, where people passionately ascribe to sometimes illogical stances, feasting has been attributed to gluttony, excess, and pride.  Yet Solomon distinguishes two very different motivations for feasting.  Feasting for drunkenness, whether literal or spiritual,…

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