Nehemiah 8:5-6 NIV

5 Ezra opened the book. All the people could see him because he was standing1 above them; and as he opened it, the people all stood up.

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6 Ezra praised the LORD, the great God; and all the people lifted their hands2 and responded, "Amen! Amen!" Then they bowed down and worshiped the LORD with their faces to the ground.

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