Tag: Pentecost

  • Biblical Principle #215: Israel to Celebrate Feast of Weeks (Pentecost)

    Biblical Principles List Principle Under the Law of Moses, Israel was commanded to celebrate the Feast of Weeks seven weeks after the Feast of Unleavened Bread. Explanation The Feast of Weeks was the second major feast in the Israelite callendar, following Passover / Feast of Unleavened Bread. Eventually the Feast of Weeks became known as…

  • Biblical Principle #213: Israel’s Three Special Feasts

    Biblical Principles List Principle Under the Law of Moses, God gave Israel three special feasts for which they were to assemble. Explanation With Israel’s calendar, GOD prescribed three special feasts at specific times of the year, during which times Israel was expected to appear before GOD, eventually in Jerusalem. The Law of Moses reads: 14…

  • November 20 – The Holy Spirit Comes, Peter Preaches Jesus

    Reading Acts 1:1-5; 2:1-47 Devotional Jesus died on the day of the Passover feast. Fifty days after the Passover, another feast called Pentecost, was celebrated in Jerusalem. Originally, Pentecost was called the Feast of Weeks and was given in celebration of the firstfruits of the harvest. All of the Jews would assemble in Jerusalem to…