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Wednesday, February 16, 2011

2011 Calendar of Jewish Holidays

Mark your calendars for this year's celebrations of the Lord's Feasts and His faithfulness to His people.  (Remember, all Jewish holidays begin at sundown the evening before.)

Purim                                  March 20          
Celebration of the triumph of the Jews over Haman, who plotted their destruction.

(Passover)                            April 19-26       
Celebration of God's deliverance of the Hebrews from Egypt.

(Pentecost)                           June 8               
Day Jehovah gave Moses the Law on Mt. Sinai 3,300 years ago
Day of the outpouring of the Holy Spirit, 2,000 years ago.

Rosh HaShanah
(Feast of Trumpets)              September 29    
The Regathering and Time of Repentance.

Yom Kippur
(Day of Atonement)              October 8         
Day the High Priest entered the Holy of Holies to make atonement for the people.

(Feast of Tabernacles)          October 13-20  
Remembrance of the Hebrews who lived in tents for 40 years in the wilderness.

(Festival of Lights)                December 21-29  
Celebration to remember the miracle of the oil in the Temple lasting eight days.

I will will post detailed insights into each of the feasts in the near future. 

Dawn (Shachar)

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