FEAST
Yom Truah, the Day of Trumpets, also known as Rosh Hashanah, Head of the Year.

SEASON
Fixed date on the Hebrew calendar is the first of Tishrei. This year, it falls on September 27 (officially at sundown September 26).

TEMPORAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR ISRAEL UNDER THE LAW
A Solemn Assembly (trumpets are blown to alert people to the need for repentance as they prepare for the Day of Atonement).

FUTURE SIGNIFICANCE FOR ALL GOD’S PEOPLE UNDER GRACE
The beginning of the regathering of the people of Israel to the land in preparation for the final Day of Atonement.The assembly of all believers, dead and alive, in the heavens with the Messiah, Jesus.

SCRIPTURE
I will gather them out of all countries where I have driven them…and I will bring them back again to this place, and I will cause them to dwell safely” (Jeremiah 32:37).”For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of an archangel, and with the trumpet of God…and we who are alive…shall be caught up together…to meet the Lord” (1 Thessalonians 4:16, 17; also 1 Corinthians 15:52).

EVENT
Israel Regathered; The Return of Christ

Yamim Noraim—The ten days of awe beginning on Rosh Hashanah and ending on Yom Kippur. This is a time of reflection and contemplation as people consider their sin and the need to repent and receive God’s forgiveness.

FEAST
Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement

SEASON
Fixed date on the Hebrew calendar is the tenth of Tishrei.This year, it falls on October 6 (officially at sundown October 5).

TEMPORAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR ISRAEL UNDER THE LAW
A Solemn Assembly for repentance and forgiveness under the Law (must be repeated each year).

FUTURE SIGNIFICANCE FOR ALL GOD’S PEOPLE UNDER GRACE
Believers in Jesus are forgiven by His sacrifice: one Atonement for all time. The rest of Israel will repent and look to her Messiah one day.

SCRIPTURE
“So Christ was offered once to bear the sins of many” (Hebrews 9:28).”And I will pour on the house of David and on the inhabitants of Jerusalem the Spirit of grace and supplication; then they will look on Me whom they pierced. Yes, they will mourn for him.…In that day a fountain shall be opened for the house of David and …Jerusalem, for sin and for uncleanness” (Zechariah 12:10; 13:1).

EVENT
Israel Turns to Her Messiah

FEAST
Succoth, Feast of Booths (or Tabernacles)

SEASON
Fixed date on the Hebrew calendar is the fifteenth of Tishrei.This year, it falls on October 11 (officially at sundown October 10).

TEMPORAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR ISRAEL UNDER THE LAW
Final harvest celebration and Memorial of Tabernacles in the Wilderness.

FUTURE SIGNIFICANCE FOR ALL GOD’S PEOPLE UNDER GRACE
Joyous assembly—all peoples brought under the rulership of the King Messiah.

SCRIPTURE
“…everyone who is left of all the nations which came against Jerusalem shall go up from year to year to worship the King, the Lord of hosts, and to keep the Feast of Tabernacles” (Zechariah 14:16).

EVENT
The Kingdom of God on Earth