Earthly corporate falling in worship of God

Eight instances–

Following his consecration, Aaron offers a sin offering and a burnt offering
Leviticus 9:24 Fire blazed forth from the Lord’s presence and consumed the burnt offering and the fat on the altar. When the people saw this, they shouted with joy and fell face down on the ground.

Elijah defeats the prophets of Baal
1 Kings 18:39 And when all the people saw it, they fell face down on the ground and cried out, “The Lord—he is God! Yes, the Lord is God!”

David’s census brings pestilence
1 Chronicles 21:16 David looked up and saw the angel of the Lord standing between heaven and earth with his sword drawn, reaching out over Jerusalem. So David and the leaders of Israel put on burlap to show their deep distress and fell face down on the ground.

Solomon’s prayer of dedication of the temple
2 Chronicles 7:3 When all the people of Israel saw the fire coming down and the glorious presence of the Lord filling the Temple, they fell face down on the ground and worshiped and praised the Lord, saying, “He is good! His faithful love endures forever!”

Jehoshaphat’s prayer
2 Chronicles 20:18 And Jehoshaphat bowed his head with his face to the ground: and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem fell before the Lord, worshipping the Lord.

The Hebrews refuse to worship the golden image
Daniel 3:23 And these three men, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, fell down bound into the midst of the burning fiery furnace.

The visit of the wise men
Matthew 2:11 And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshipped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense and myrrh.

The Transfiguration
Matthew 17:6 The disciples were terrified and fell face down on the ground.

Yes, Lord,
You are good! Your faithful love endures forever. We thank You for loving the Mississippi Delta, and we honor You. Amen.

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