The People of Israel Confess Their Sin
1Now on the twenty-fourth day of this month the people of Israel were assembled with fasting and in sackcloth, and with earth on their heads. 2And the Israelites1 separated themselves from all foreigners and stood and confessed their sins and the iniquities of their fathers. 3And they stood up in their place and read from the Book of the Law of the Lord their God for a quarter of the day; for another quarter of it they made confession and worshiped the Lord their God. 4On the stairs of the Levites stood Jeshua, Bani, Kadmiel, Shebaniah, Bunni, Sherebiah, Bani, and Chenani; and they cried with a loud voice to the Lord their God. 5Then the Levites, Jeshua, Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah, and Pethahiah, said, “Stand up and bless the Lord your God from everlasting to everlasting. Blessed be your glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise.
- 1 9:2 Hebrew the offspring of Israel
Redirecting Our FamiliesNehemiah 9:38-10:39 Sermon • 40:27 • ID: 1745
Saying No to Neglect — Part TwoNehemiah 9:38-10:39 Sermon • 42:25 • ID: 1744
Saying No to Neglect — Part OneNehemiah 9:38-10:39 Sermon • 44:14 • ID: 1742
The Goodness of God — Part ThreeNehemiah 9:16-37 Sermon • 39:24 • ID: 1741
The Goodness of God — Part OneNehemiah 9:6-15 Sermon • 43:49 • ID: 1739
The Goodness of God — Part TwoNehemiah 9:6-15 Sermon • 22:50 • ID: 1740
The Great ConfessionNehemiah 9:1-5 Sermon • 45:53 • ID: 1736
God’s Work, God’s Way, Volume 2Nehemiah 9:1-38, Nehemiah 10:1-39, Nehemiah 11:1-36, Nehemiah 12:1-47 Series • ID: 11602
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