Ezra 10:1-8 – SIN CONFRONTED – Part 1
GODLY SORROW – Vss. 1a, 6
Ezra sincerely grieved over the sins of his people. 2 Corinthians 7:10
GODLY SUGGESTION – Vss. 2-3
Schechaniah suggested that a covenant be made with God to deal with the sin and correct it.
GODLY SUPPORTERS – Vss. 1b, 4-5
There were those who stood with Ezra in his grief over the sin. They also were willing to support Ezra as he dealt with the sin.
GODLY SUMMONS – Vss. 7-8
Everyone was called together to deal with the sin. It was a public sin. It needed public attention.