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Israel Arrives at Sinai It was during the third month of the Israelites leaving Egypt that they came to Sinai. In the third month, when the children of Israel were gone forth out of the land of Egypt, the same day came they into the wilderness of Sinai. (Exodus 19:1) A quick reading of this […]

Celebrating Shavuot

Shavuot, also known as the Feast of Weeks, Firstfruits, and Pentecost, like all of the other Biblical feasts, is specifically commanded in Scripture with regards to the timing of the feast. To celebrate Shavuot properly the most important criteria to know is when to celebrate the feast. The Sadducees and the Pharisees interpreted differently the […]