When they gathered at Mizpah, they drew water and poured it out in the Lord’s presence.(A) They fasted that day,(B) and there they confessed, “We have sinned against the Lord.”(C) And Samuel judged the Israelites at Mizpah.

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Preparing to Return

21 I proclaimed a fast(A) by the Ahava River,[a] so that we might humble ourselves before our God and ask Him for a safe journey for us, our children, and all our possessions.

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  1. Ezra 8:21 Or Canal

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