Tag: feasts

  • Biblical Principle #218: Israel to Celebrate Feast of Tabernacles

    Biblical Principles List Principle Under the Law of Moses, Israel was to annually observe the Feast of Tabernacles between the fifteenth and twenty-first day of the seventh month. Explanation The seventh month of the religious calendar (September-October) held three significant events: The Feast of Tabernacles, which is also referred to as the Feast of Booths…

  • Biblical Principle #216: Israel to Celebrate Feast of Trumpets

    Biblical Principles List Principle Under the Law of Moses, Israel was to celebrate the Feast of Trumpets on the first day of the seventh month. Explanation The seventh month of the religious calendar (September-October) held three significant events: As the name indicates, the Feast of Trumpets included the sounding of trumpets. Curiously little detail is…

  • Biblical Principle #162: The Trumpets of Israel

    Biblical Principles List Principle God told Israel to make two trumpets to signal the people for important events. Explanation As Israel was about to resume their travel after the long stay at Sinai, GOD instructed Moses to have two silver trumpets made. These trumpets would be used to alert the people to significant events, not…

  • August 29 – Lamentations (Part 1)

    Reading Lam. 1:1-2:22 Devotional Today’s reading is part 1 of 2 regarding the book of Lamentations. Although the writer is never identified, it is generally accepted that Jeremiah wrote the book. The name, Lamentations, is a composition of several sad songs, called laments, regarding the fall of Jerusalem and the pitiful state of the destroyed…

  • June 1 – Judah and Israel Divide

    Reading 1 Kings 12:1-33 2 Chron. 11:13-14, 16-17 1 Kings 13:1-32 Devotional When Solomon died, his son Rehoboam reigned in his place. Yet, because of Solomon’s idolatry GOD had promised to rip away ten of the twelve tribes from him. GOD had spoken to Jeroboam and told him that He would make him king over…