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Mo’edim: Sukkot and Shemini Atzeret (Feast of Booths and the 8th Day of Assembly) #Sukkot #SheminiAtzeret

Shalom, everyone! The biblical holidays of Chag Sukkot (Feast of Booths) and Shemini Atzeret (Eighth Day of Assembly), both collectively known as Sukkot in modern times, are observed each beginning on the 15th day of the Seventh Month (15 of Tishrei/Ethanim) and ending on the 22nd day of the Seventh Month (22 of Tishrei/Ethanim). This eight-day holiday is another of The Almighty‘s mo’edim (appointed […]

Mo’edim: Pesach and Chag HaMatzot (Passover and the Feast of Unleavened Bread) #Pesach #Passover #Matzah #UnleavenedBread

Shalom, everyone! The biblical holidays of Pesach (Passover) and Chag HaMatzot (Feast of Unleavened Bread), both collectively known as Pesach in modern times, are observed each year beginning on the 14th day of Nisan (Aviv), and lasts seven days ending on 21st day of Nisan (Aviv). These holidays are celebrated to commemorate […]

Holiday Greetings: Chodesh Tov! Rosh Chodesh Nisan, Aviv (First Month) 2020 #NewMoon #EcclesiasticalNewYear

Shalom, everyone! Rosh Chodesh Nisan, the first day of the first month on the religious/ecclesiastical Hebrew calendar, begins sundown Wednesday, March 25, 2020, on the Gregorian calendar, with the sighting of the new moon (first visible crescent). Rosh Chodesh Nisan lasts until nightfall Thursday, March 26, 2020. The month of Nisan, also […]