DEALING WITH SIN
BE SHOCKED AT SIN - Vss. 1-4
When Ezra was told of the sins of the people he was shocked.
BE SHAMED BEFORE GOD - Vss. 5-7
Not only was Ezra shocked, but he was ashamed.
SEE GOD'S GRACE - Vss. 8-9
He recognized how gracious God had been.
STATE YOUR TRANSGRESSIONS - Vss. 10-15
Ezra was specific about the sins of the people.