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Category Archives: Biblical Feasts

Women and Pesach


Women and Pesach by Elze Erwteman In the Talmud it is written that the women have saved the life of Moses. The women that played a role in his life. Because of this  it was possible that Israël was being saved from the slavery in Egypt according to the rabbis.  When the oppression of Pharao...
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Hannah & Rosh Hashanah


Rosh Hashanah & Channah This week we celebrate Rosh Hashanah. This Biblical Feast reminds us of creation, the giving of the Tora, the binding of Yitschak, the birth of Samuel, the return of Messiah. There is so much to experience spiritual and grow into the persons God wants us to be. It is like going...
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Rosh Chodesh: new moon, new month


Rosh Chodesh: new moon, new month by Elze Erwteman Rosh Chodesh, or 'New Moon', is the celebration of the beginning of a new month according to the Hebrew calender. During the period that Israel was ruled by the Syrian-Greek King Antiochus and the Romans it was forbidden for Israel to celebrate the Rosh Chodesh.  The...
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Pesach: opportunity for freedom


Pesach: opportunity for freedom of humankind by Elze Erwteman Pesach is a very special feast. We are looking forward to celebrate Pesach and are preparing ourselves for it. Not only do we remove all the leaven from our house, but we are rejoicing in this time about the privilege to experience in our soul the...
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Purim


Purim by Elze Erwteman Purim is the most joyful feast in the Bible. It is celebrated by Jews all over the world. The book of Esther in the Bible is only added after four hundred years had passed since King Ahasveros and Queen Esther were living and this incredible event happened.  Because the Jewish people...
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Hanukah & it’s celebration


Trouble with the Syrians Chanukah is our festival of light, with eight lights. This feast was the result of a victory after a period of great tribulation. The Syrian Hellenistic enemy tried to destroy Israel completely. In a gigantic spiritual battle for power, in which the Lord always wins, but sometimes a lot of blood...
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Chanukah: Feast of Light


Chanukah: Feast of Light Since the creation of the world G-d has cared for us and brought us light. He spoke and there was light. Gen.1:3 He called the light: good. He separated light and darkness. Gen.1:4. Light that is good is a guide for people to return back to their Creator. For this mission He...
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New year, new beginning


Following the Lord: a challenge Rosh haShana is a festival of joy and at the same time it is a very serious festival. The shofar calls us to examine ourselves thoroughly and to return to G’d. Righteousness has to do with the truth and who on earth knows the truth? Nevertheless our Messiah Yeshua says:...
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