Upcoming Feast Dates
We are adding this page in an effort to provide a place for static information and hopefully make it easier to find than scrolling through the Archives.
Purim – Although Purim is not a commanded feast, the date for this year is Thursday March 24th, 2016, beginning the evening before.
Pesach/Passover – This Year, if the date projections are correct , the First Day of Unleavened Bread will be Saturday April 23rd with Passover being the evening before, Friday, April 22nd, 2016. ( Aviv 14 and 15)
Shavuot/Pentecost – Based on our understanding of Scripture and the projected dates for Passover and Chag HaMatzah ( Feast of Unleavened Bread) the date for Pentecost ( Shavuot ) will be sunday June 12th, 2016, beginning the evening before.
Yom Teruah/Feast of Trumpets – October 3rd, 2016 (Tishri 1) beginning the evening before . . .
Yom Kippur/ Day of Atonement – October 12th, 2016 (Tishri 10) beginning the evening before . . .
Sukkot/Feast of Tabernacles – October 17th, 2016 ( Tishri 15) beginning the evening before, and running through October 23rd, 2016.
Shemini Etzeret/The 8th Day Assembly – October 24th, 2016 (Tishri 22) beginning the evening before . . .
Channukah/Feast of Dedication – Lighting the first light on the evening of December 24, 2016 and the eighth light on the evening of January 1, 2017 .