A dozen new believers in Jesus in Moscow!
September 20, 2018
Author: Jews for Jesus

Here’s how the Jews for Jesus in Moscow brought in the New Year.

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Changing up our Jewish New Year celebration
September 13, 2018
Author: Jews for Jesus

Jews for Jesus celebrated the Jewish New Year a little differently in San Francisco and here’s what happened.

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Do you hear the trumpet call?
August 9, 2013
Author: Maxim Ammosov

Author: Matt Sieger

What’s Easter Got to Do with Rosh Hashanah?

You probably have heard of the Passover connection to Easter, that the Last Supper was a seder, etc. But do you know about the Rosh Hashanah connection?

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The Ultimate Guide to Rosh Hashanah
September 11, 2012
Author: Carolyne Rohrig

The Ultimate Guide to Rosh Hashanah At Rosh Hashanah, the celebration of the Jewish New Year, we greet each other with “L’shanah tovah,” which means, “To a good year.” It’s also the most spectacular sugar-high of the year. We eat apples and...

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Christ in the High Holidays
September 8, 2012
Author: David Brickner

This month, the holiest days of the entire Old Testament calendar will be observed in Jewish communities around the world. They are the Feast of Trumpets and the Day of Atonement, otherwise known as the High Holidays.* God commanded Israel to have “a holy...

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Rosh Hashanah
September 8, 2011
Author: Jews for Jesus

Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) begins at sundown Sept 28. However you will not find Rosh Hashanah in the Bible, because there the holiday is referred to as the Feast of Trumpets, or Yom Teruah (pronounced “true-ah”). A couple of years ago, our...

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Blow That Trumpet!
September 1, 2009
Author: David Brickner

I am a trumpet player; I grew up practicing, playing and studying to become the best trumpet player I could be. While pursuing a career in orchestral performance at Boston University I was apprehended by God and called into His service. Early on I found many...

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Happy New Year!
September 26, 2008
Author: Jews for Jesus

Happy New Year! The Jewish New Year, that is. It’s September, the end of summer, the beginning of school, and— according to the Jewish calendar—the 5769th year since God created the heavens and the earth. On the Gregorian calendar, Rosh Hashanah (literally head...

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A Modern Day Agora
September 1, 1987
Topics: rosh hashanah

In ancient times the social life of a city revolved around the agora, the marketplace at the city gate. The agora was where people converged with their merchandise to trade necessary goods. It was also the place where they exchanged ideas and passed on valuable,...

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Shofar
Author: Jean Zeller

To those who haven’t heard it, the blast of the shofar is hard to describe in terms other than primitive,” “harsh,” a “bellowing or trumpeting,” and it awakens in the hearer a primitive awareness of a reality beyond himself. It...

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