Sermons on Holy Days

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur Shabbat

What: Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year, when we are closest to God and to the essence of our souls. Yom Kippur means “Day of Atonement,” as the verse states, “For on this day He will forgive you, to purify you, that you be cleansed from all your sins before God. When: The 10th day of Tishrei (in 2018,…

#41 Torah Parashah “Pinchas”

For Shabbat of July 7th, 2018 Torah: Numbers 25:9 – 30:1 Haftarah: I Kings 18:46 – 19:1 Pin’has (פִּינְחָס‎)— Hebrew for “Phinehas,” a name, the sixth word in the parashah and is the 41st weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parashah) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. It constitutes Numbers 25:10–30:1 Torah Parsha Pinchas Summary Numbers 25:9 – 30:1 Aaron’s grandson Pinchas is rewarded for his act of zealotry in killing the…

b'ha'alotkha

#36 Torah Parsha B’ha’alotkha

Behaaloscha (בְּהַעֲלֹתְךָ‎) — Hebrew for “when you step up,” the 11th word in the parsha) is the 36th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parsha) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the third in the Book of Numbers. The parsha tells of the Menorah in the Tabernacle, the consecration of the Levites, the Second…

Emor

#31 Torah Parsha Emor

Emor (אֱמֹר‎) – Hebrew for “speak,” the fifth word, in the parashah, it is the 31st weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parsha) in the annual cycle of Torah reading. The parsha provides purity rules for priests (כֹּהֲנִים‎, Kohanim), recounts the holy days, provides for lights and bread in the sanctuary, and tells the story of a blasphemer…

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#29 & 30 Torah & Haftarah Acharei Mot-Kedoshim

This week is another double Torah portion covering both  Torah Parsha Acharei Mot as well as Torah Parsha Kedoshim… Acharei Mot (אַחֲרֵי מוֹת‎)‎ — Hebrew for “after the death” or “after,” the fifth and sixth words or the fifth word, and the first distinctive word or words, in the parashah) is the 29th weekly Torah portion (פָּרָשָׁה‎, parsha) in…

How to Calculate God’s Calendar on Passover and Unleavened Bread!

In this week’s Passover haftorah, we read about the young King Josiah finding the Torah scrolls and returning the people to the true observance of Passover. We parallel this with the original commandments in Torah about how to observe Passover (Pesach) and how Yeshua observed it with his disciples in accordance with the Torah and how we will observe it in the Millennial kingdom! Passover Haftarah taken from 2 Kings 23:1-9, 21-25.

Happy Passover

Passover, the two Firstfruit harvests, and how to count the Omer up to Shavu’ot

Learn about Passover, the two Firstfruits, and how to count the Omer up to Shavu’ot as well as the deeper symbolism and significance of all God’s Holy Days in the video study above! -Readings below for Passover and the week of Unleavened Bread – Shabbat 03/31/2018 Passover Readings On the FIRST DAY OF PASSOVER (14 Nisan – March 30th) we read from the book…