The Book of Ecclesiastes,
called (icon; , Qoheleth
, literally, "Preacher," in the Hebrew, or, in the most literal sense of the Greek, "Member of the Assembly," sharing the root ekklesia
with the word for "assembly," or "church," with Qoheleth
being derived from a Heb. word of similar meaning, commonly referred to simply as Ecclesiastes
(abbreviated "Ecc."), is a book of the Hebrew Bible
The Hebrew Bible is a term used by biblical scholars outside of Judaism to refer to the Tanakh , a canonical collection of Jewish texts, and the common textual antecedent of the several canonical editions of the Christian Old Testament...