Nehemiah 8:6; Nehemiah 8:9

And Ezra blessed the Lord, the great God, and all the people answered, yAmen, Amen, zlifting up their hands. aAnd they bowed their heads and worshiped the Lord with their faces to the ground.


This Day Is Holy

And Nehemiah, who was ethe governor, and Ezra fthe priest and scribe, and the Levites who taught the people said to all the people, gThis day is holy to the Lord your God; hdo not mourn or weep. For all the people wept as they heard the words of the Law.