|The Message (MSG)
||New International Version (NIV)
23 they all decided to keep going for another seven days! So they just kept on celebrating, and as joyfully as they began.
23 The whole assembly then agreed to celebrate the festival seven more days; so for another seven days they celebrated joyfully.
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