“On the Third Day”

And he said to them, “Thus it is written, that the Messiah is to suffer and to rise from the dead on the third day, and that repentance and forgiveness of sins is to be proclaimed in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem.” Luke 24:46-47 When I served as a local Messianic congregational… Continue reading “On the Third Day”

Omer and Order

Of all the biblical holidays, only Shavuot – the time of the giving of Torah – lacks a specific date. Instead of giving a month and a day as with other holidays, the Torah tells us to keep a count ourselves, forty-nine days starting with the offering of first fruits during Passover. Then on the… Continue reading Omer and Order