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Transcript of Jewish Festivals
Jewish FestivalsFeasts of the BibleShema HebrewShema Israel, Adonai elohenu Adonai echadVeahavta et Adonai eloeikahBkhol levavkahUvekhol naphshekahUvekhol modekahVeahavta lereacha Kamocha, AmenShemaHear O Israel, the Lord is our God. The Lord alone. Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your might.And Love your neighbor as yourself. Amen.
Isaiah 11:1 a shoot will come up from the stump of JesseIsrael is the stumpJesus is the shootWe are the branches to bear fruitRomans 11
We need to study our Jewish roots
1st MonthBible calls it AbibHanukahPurimJewish FeastsGod gave 7 to the IsraelitesCentered around agricultural season3 were pilgrim festivals must travel to Jerusalem, Passover, Feast of Weeks, Feast of TabernaclesGod was building pattern/rhythm into their livesShow Gods faithfulnessConcrete ways to express and follow Gods commands
What does God smell like?Grilling steak!!!Every time Jews gathered to worship God, they sacrificed bulls, rams, lambs, pigeons, and birds
1st MonthBible calls it AbibHanukahPurimYom KippurRosh HashanahSukkotJewish FestivalsRosh Hashanah Feast of TrumpetsAnnounce coming of the king10 day time of reflection and repentanceYom KippurDay of AtonementSins are taken away scapegoatSukkot Feast of TabernaclesGod tabernacles with us, lives with usEnds with ceremony and prayers for rain living water
1st MonthBible calls it AbibHanukahPurimYom KippurRosh HashanahSukkotPassoverUnleavened BreadFirst FruitsRhythm of the BibleGenesis 1:5 there was evening, and there was morningBiblical Rhythm the night comes before the dayOur Monday night is actually the Biblical Tuesday night, then comes Tuesday day
Any part of a day can be considered a dayPassion WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayTriumphal EntryLast SupperPassoverFeast of Unleavened BreadFeast of First FruitsLast Supper Passover SederChrist died on Passover9:00 am put on the cross, time of morning national sacrifice3:00 pm at the time of the afternoon national sacrificePassion WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayTriumphal EntryLast SupperPassoverFeast of Unleavened BreadFeast of First FruitsChrist was buried on Feast of Unleavened BreadLeaven represents sinLeave Egypt behind have no sin anywhereExodus tells us on the first day to remove all yeast from your houseJohn 19:31 special SabbathPassion WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayTriumphal EntryLast SupperPassoverFeast of Unleavened BreadFeast of First FruitsChrist rose on the Feast of First FruitsI Corinthians 15:20 But Christ has indeed been raised from the dead, the firstfruits of those who have fallen asleep.
Any part of a day can be considered a dayConclusionJewish festivals set a pattern for Jesus life to fulfillWe can get a deeper meaning of Jesus life and death by studying our Jewish roots
Questions?Next WeekCrucifixion Story Mark 14:43 15:41