WHOSE FEASTS – The Lord’s Feasts
Num 9:1 Adonai spoke to Moshe in the Sinai Desert in the first month of the second year after they had left the land of Egypt; he said,
Num 9:2 Let the children of Israel also keep the passover at his appointed season. In the fourteenth day of this month, at even, ye shall keep it in his appointed season: according to all the rites of it, and according to all the ceremonies thereof, shall ye keep it. King James Version
Exo 13:9 “Moreover, it will serve you as a sign on your hand and as a reminder between your eyes, so that Adonai’s Torah may be on your lips; because with a strong hand Adonai brought you out of Egypt.
Luk 21:25 “There will appear signs in the sun, moon and stars; and on earth, nations will be in anxiety and bewilderment at the sound and surge of the sea,
Joel 2:31 (3:4) The sun will be turned into darkness and the moon into blood before the coming of the great and terrible Day of Adonai.”
Act 2:20 The sun will become dark and the moon blood before the great and fearful Day of Adonai comes.
Rev 6:12 Then I watched as he broke the sixth seal, and there was a great earthquake, the sun turned black as sackcloth worn in mourning, and the full moon became blood-red.
#226. א ו ח ‘ owth, (in the sense of appearing); a signal
Lev 23:1-2 Adonai said to Moshe, “Tell the people of Isra’el: ‘The Designated Times of Adonai which you are to proclaim as holy convocations are My designated Times.
Moed מ ו צ ד #4150 an appointment, ie a fixed time; To fix upon by agreement or appointment; to meet (at a stated time), to engage (for marriage).
Proclaim: qara’ ק ר א #7121 Root word (the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (address by name), them that are bidden, invite, mention, publish, read,
Mat 22:1-4 Yeshua again used parables in speaking to them: “The Kingdom of Heaven is like a king who prepared a wedding feast for his son, but when he sent his slaves to summon the invited guests to the wedding, they refused to come. So he sent some more slaves, instructing them to tell the guests, ‘Look, I’ve prepared my banquet, I’ve slaughtered my bulls and my fattened cattle, and everything is ready. Come to the wedding!’
Mat 22:5-6 But they weren’t interested and went off, one to his farm, another to his business; and the rest grabbed his slaves, mistreated them and killed them.
Mat 22:8-10 “Then he said to his slaves, ‘Well, the wedding feast is ready; but the ones who were invited didn’t deserve it. So go out to the street-corners and invite to the banquet as many as you find. The slaves went out into the streets, gathered all the people they could find, the bad along with the good; and the wedding hall was filled with guests.
Mat 22:11-14 “Now when the king came in to look at the guests, he saw there a man who wasn’t dressed for a wedding; so he asked him, ‘Friend, how did you get in here without wedding clothes?’ The man was speechless.
Mat 22:13-14 Then the king said to the servants, ‘Bind him hand and foot, and throw him outside in the dark!’ In that place people will wail and grind their teeth, for many are invited, but few are chosen.”
Zep 1:6-8 those who turned away from following Adonai, and those who haven’t sought Adonai or consulted him at all.” Keep silent before Adonai Elohim, for the Day of Adonai is near. Adonai has prepared a sacrifice; he has set apart those he invited. When the time comes for Adonai’s sacrifice — “I will punish the leaders and the sons of the king, also those who dress in foreign clothes.
The designated time of Adonai * The Feasts of the Lord * The Appointed Seasons of the Lord
Lev 23:1-2 (CJB) Adonai said to Moshe, “Tell the people of Isra’el: ‘The designated times of Adonai which you are to proclaim as holy convocations are my designated times.
(KJV-1611) Speake vnto the children of Israel, and say vnto them, Concerning the feasts of the Lord, which yee shall proclaime to be holy conuocations, euen these are my feasts.
(JPS) Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them: The appointed seasons of the LORD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, even these are My appointed seasons.
Convocation: miqra’ מ ק ר א
#4744 from 7121: something called out, ie a public meeting, also “a dress rehearsal.”
Lev 23:5 ” ‘In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month, between sundown and complete darkness, comes Pesach for Adonai. CJB
(KJV+) In the fourteenthH702 H6240 day of the firstH7223 monthH2320 atH996 evenH6153 is the LORD’SH3068 passover.H6453
1Co 11:24-26 and after he had made the b’rakhah he broke it and said, “This is my body, which is for you. Do this as a memorial to me”; likewise also the cup after the meal, saying, “This cup is the New Covenant effected by my blood; do this, as often as you drink it, as a memorial to me.” For as often as you eat this bread and drink the cup, you proclaim the death of the Lord, until he comes.
Lev 23:1-2 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying, Speak unto the sons of Israel and say unto them, The feasts of the LORD, unto which ye shall make a general convocation of all the people, these shall be my feasts.
(JPS) Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them: The appointed seasons of the LORD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, even these are My appointed seasons
Some versions state it as: My appointed feasts. My holy dress rehearsals, even these are My appointed times of destiny.
Zec 8:18-19 And the word of the LORD of hosts came unto me, saying, Thus saith the LORD of hosts; The fast of the fourth month, and the fast of the fifth, and the fast of the seventh, and the fast of the tenth, shall be to the house of Judah joy and gladness, and cheerful feasts; therefore love the truth and peace.
Dec/Jan 10th Month Tevet 10 Walls surrounded
June/July 4th Month Tammuz 17 Walls broken through
July/Aug 5th Month Av 9 Temple Destroyed, twice
Sept/Oct 7th Month Tishrei 1 Gedaliah killed
Eze 24:1-2 Again in the ninth year, in the tenth month, in the tenth day of the month, the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, Son of man, write thee the name of the day, even of this same day: the king of Babylon set himself against Jerusalem this same day.
2Ki 25:1 And it came to pass in the ninth year of his reign, in the tenth month, in the tenth day of the month, that Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came, he, and all his host, against Jerusalem, and pitched against it; and they built forts against it round about.
2Ki 25:3 And on the ninth day of the fourth month the famine prevailed in the city, and there was no bread for the people of the land.
2Ki 21:1 Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and reigned fifty and five years in Jerusalem. And his mother’s name was Hephibah.
2Ki 21:5-7 And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD. And he made his son pass through the fire, and observed times, and used enchantments, and dealt with familiar spirits and wizards: he wrought much wickedness in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger. And he set a graven image of the grove that he had made in the house, of which the LORD said to David, and to Solomon his son, In this house, and in Jerusalem, which I have chosen out of all tribes of Israel, will I put my name for ever:
9th of Av
Nebuchadnezzar set fire to Solomon’s temple in 586 BCE.
Jos 15:20, 47 This is the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Judah according to their families. Ashdod with her towns and her villages, Gaza with her towns and her villages, unto the river of Egypt, and the great sea, and the border thereof:
Jdg 1:18 Also Judah took Gaza with the coast thereof, and Askelon with the coast thereof, and Ekron with the coast thereof.
Jdg 16:1 Then went Samson to Gaza, and saw there an harlot, and went in unto her. And see, and, behold, if the daughters of Shiloh come out to dance in dances, then come ye out of the vineyards, and catch you every man his wife of the daughters of Shiloh, and go to the land of Benjamin.
Zep 1:14 The great day of the LORD is near, it is near, and hasteth greatly, even the voice of the day of the LORD: the mighty man shall cry there bitterly.
Zep 2:2-4a Before the decree bring forth, before the day pass as the chaff, before the fierce anger of the LORD come upon you, before the day of the LORD’S anger come upon you. Seek ye the LORD, all ye meek of the earth, which have wrought his judgment; seek righteousness, seek meekness: it may be ye shall be hid in the day of the LORD’S anger. For Gaza shall be forsaken, and Ashkelon a desolation: KJV
2Ki 25:25 But it came to pass in the seventh month, that Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, the son of Elishama, of the seed royal, came, and ten men with him, and smote Gedaliah, that he died, and the Jews and the Chaldees that were with him at Mizpah.
Rom 12:15 Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep.
(KJV-1611) And he shall speake great words against the most high, and shall weare out the Saints of the most high, and thinke to change times, and lawes: and they shall be giuen into his hand, vntill a time and times, & the diuiding of time.
Amo 3:3 Do two people travel together without having so agreed?
Amo 3:6 When the shofar is blown in the city, don’t the people tremble? Can disaster befall a city without Adonai’s having done it?
Amo 3:10 For they don’t know how to do right,” says Adonai. “They store up violence and robbery in their palaces.”
Rom 14:6-8 He who observes a day as special does so to honor the Lord. Also he who eats anything, eats to honor the Lord, since he gives thanks to God; likewise the abstainer abstains to honor the Lord, and he too gives thanks to God. For none of us lives only in relation to himself, and none of us dies only in relation to himself; for if we live, we live in relation to the Lord; and if we die, we die in relation to the Lord. So whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord