Category: New years

When Does A Biblical New Year Begin?

When Does A Biblical New Year Begin?

Spring is in the air! Finally, after a long and cold winter, the signs of warmer weather are on the horizon. This also means that the Biblical New Year is coming. Unlike the secular new […]

The Gregorian Calendar Vs The Hebrew Calendar

The Gregorian Calendar Vs The Hebrew Calendar

Last week I wrote about the roots of the Gregorian New Year’s and contrasting it to the Biblical New Year. This week I thought it would be fun to take an in-depth look into all […]

The Biblical New Year vs The Gregorian New Year

The Biblical New Year vs The Gregorian New Year

Celebrating the new year is very popular around the world. People throw cute parties, spend time with their families, watch the ball drop in Times Square, craft their new goals and resolutions for the upcoming […]

Why Yom Teruah is Not Rosh HaShanah

Why Yom Teruah is Not Rosh HaShanah

On the first day of the seventh month is the Feast of Trumpets. Is this day also Rosh HaShanah? Or are Yom Teruah and Rosh HaShanah completely different holidays? When my family and I first […]