Ecclesiastes authorship and dating
The result is a book of the most beautiful poetry, but its contents are very severe.
If so, the author probably used words and ideas that Solomon had taught to him.
And he uses these things to prove that people must trust God.
By careful study of peoples lives, the author shows that people really do need God to save them.
The Book of Ecclesiastes tells us clearly what its author believed.
He followed the laws that God gave to Moses (Ecclesiastes ).