“At Congregation Shuvah Yisrael these ancient festivals commemorate the wonderful acts of the God of Israel from our unique perspective as followers of Yeshua the Messiah. During these Holy Days we commemorate the great themes of love, provision and redemption  in their highest meanings, as are seen through the teachings and works of Our Messiah.” Read more

Chanukah

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Chanukah

Chanukah – the eight-day festival of light that begins on the eve of the 25th of the Jewish month of Kislev – celebrates the triumph of light over darkness, of purity over adulteration, of spirituality over materiality.

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Purim

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Purim

Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewish calendar. It commemorates a time when the Jewish people living in Persia were saved from extermination.

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Passover

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Passover

The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan. It commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. And, by following the rituals of Passover, we have the ability to relive and experience the true freedom that our ancestors gained.

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Shavuot

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Shavuot

Shavuot is the day God gave the commandments from Sinai. This is based on Exodus 19:1 and following. The third month would start about 44 days after Israel left Egypt (months alternated 29 and 30 days and Israel left on Nisan 15, journeyed the 14 days left in that month, plus the 29 in Iyyar)

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Rosh Hashanah

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Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah 2018 will begin in the evening of Sunday,  September 9 and ends in the evening of Tuesday, September 11

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Yom Kippur

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Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur 2018 will begin in the evening of Tuesday, September 18 and ends in the evening of Wednesday, September 19.

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Expired: Sukkot

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Expired: Sukkot

Sukkot 2018 will begin in the evening of Sunday, September 23 and ends in the evening of Sunday, September 30.

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Simchat Torah

Posted by on Dec 30, 2013 in Holidays | Comments Off on Simchat Torah

Simchat Torah

Simchat Torah 2018 will begin in the evening of Monday, October 1 and ends in the evening of Tuesday, October 2.

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