1 On October 31 the people assembled again, and this time they fasted and dressed in burlap and sprinkled dust on their heads.

References for Nehemiah 9:1

    • a 9:1 - Hebrew On the twenty-fourth day of that same month, the seventh month of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was October 31, 445 ; also see notes on 1:1 and 8:2 .