2 Chronicles 7:8-10 NLT

8 For the next seven days they celebrated the Festival of Shelters a with huge crowds gathered from all the tribes of Israel. They came from as far away as Lebo-hamath in the north, to the brook of Egypt in the south.

References for 2 Chronicles 7:8

    • ~ 7:8 - Hebrew <I>the festival</I> (also in 7:9); see note on 5:3.
      9 On the eighth day they had a closing ceremony, for they had celebrated the dedication of the altar for seven days and the Festival of Shelters for seven days.
      10 Then at the end of the celebration, b Solomon sent the people home. They were all joyful and happy because the LORD had been so good to David and Solomon and to his people Israel.

      References for 2 Chronicles 7:10

        •  7:10 - Hebrew <I>Then on the twenty-seventh day of the seventh month.</I> This day of the Hebrew lunar calendar occurs in late September or early October.