Nehemiah 8:8-9

8They read from the book, from the Law of God, clearly,
Or with interpretation, or paragraph by paragraph
and they gave the sense, so that the people understood the reading.

This Day Is Holy

9And Nehemiah, who was bthe governor, and Ezra cthe priest and scribe, and the Levites who taught the people said to all the people, d“This day is holy to the Lord your God; edo not mourn or weep.” For all the people wept as they heard the words of the Law.
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