Ezra’s prayer
Ezra learned that the Israelites had intermarried with surrounding people. He prayed a prayer of repentance at the evening sacrifice.
Key passages
Ezr 9:1–10:1

After finishing these things the officials approached me saying, “The people of Israel, the priests, and the Levites have not separated from the people of the lands with their detestable things, and from the Canaanites, Hittites, Perizzites, Jebusites, Ammonites, Moabites, …

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