On the twenty-fourth day of the same month, the Israelites gathered together, fasting and wearing sackcloth, with dust on their heads.
Cross ReferencesRevelation 11:3
And I will empower my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for 1,260 days, clothed in sackcloth."
1 Samuel 4:12
That same day a Benjamite ran from the battle line all the way to Shiloh, with his clothes torn and dirt on his head.
1 Samuel 7:6
When they had gathered at Mizpah, they drew water and poured it out before the LORD. On that day they fasted, and there they confessed, "We have sinned against the LORD." And Samuel judged the Israelites at Mizpah.
So we fasted and petitioned our God about this, and He granted our request.
On the first day of the seventh month, Ezra the priest brought the Law before the assembly of men and women and all who could listen and understand.
When they lifted up their eyes from afar, they could barely recognize Job. They began to weep aloud, and each man tore his robe and threw dust into the air over his head.
Chapter Outline1. A solemn fast, and repentance of the people
4. The Levites make a confession of God's goodness, and their wickedness
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Leviticus 23:34, 39
2 Chronicles 7:10
of this month
2 Chronicles 20:3
Esther 4:3, 16
Joel 1:13, 14
Acts 13:2, 3
1 Samuel 4:12
2 Samuel 1:2
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