Aviv Barley and the Head of the Year

In Exodus 9:31-32, YHWH caused a plague of hail to fall on the Land of Egypt. The flax and the barley were damaged (‘struck’) by the hail, because they were in an advanced stage of development. Exodus 9:31-32 31 Now the flax and the barley were struck, for the barley...

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De-leavening

Shemote (Exodus) 12:14-16 14 “So this day shall be to you a memorial; and you shall keep it as a feast to YHWH throughout your generations. You shall keep it as a feast by an everlasting ordinance. 15 Seven days you shall eat unleavened bread. On the first day you...

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The Equinox Error

In the world there are many different calendar systems, but Yahweh’s calendar is special. Yahweh times His festivals so that His people can come up to Jerusalem for the pilgrimage festivals when the barley, the wheat and the grape harvests are ready. There are prophetic reasons for these things, which...

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About the “Lunar” Sabbath

In The Torah Calendar we show the calendar Yahweh commands us to keep in Scripture. One thing we see is that the days begin at evening. This can be seen by the simple fact that Genesis 1 tells us the evening and the morning constitute a day. B’reisheet (Genesis) 1:19...

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Passover Basics

Shemote (Exodus) 12:14-20 14 “‘So this day shall be to you a memorial; and you shall keep it as a feast to YHWH throughout your generations. You shall keep it as a feast by an everlasting ordinance. 15 Seven days you shall eat unleavened bread. On the first day you...

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Got Brokenness?

YHWH commands us to afflict our souls at Yom Kippur. Bemidbar (Numbers) 29:7-8 7 “On the tenth day of this seventh month you shall have a set-apart gathering. You shall afflict your souls; you shall not do any work.” Although there are other methods, most people choose to fulfill this...

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