Nehemiah 8:5

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

Read Nehemiah 8:5 Using Other Translations

And Ezra opened the book in the sight of all the people; (for he was above all the people;) and when he opened it, all the people stood up:
And Ezra opened the book in the sight of all the people, for he was above all the people, and as he opened it all the people stood.
Ezra stood on the platform in full view of all the people. When they saw him open the book, they all rose to their feet.
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