Church of God
God's Annual Holy Days
|New Year||Mar 17||Apr 6||Mar 26||Mar 14||Apr 2||Mar 23||Apr 9||Mar 30|
|Passover||Mar 30||Apr 19||Apr 8||Mar 27||Apr 15||Apr 5||Apr 22||Apr 12|
|Unleavened Bread||Mar 31 - Apr 6||Apr 20 -Apr 26||Apr 9 - Apr 15||Mar 28 - Apr 3||Apr 16 - Apr 22||Apr 6 - Apr 12||Apr 23 - Apr 29||Apr 13 - Apr 19|
|Pentecost||May 20||Jun 9||May 31||May 16||Jun 5||May 28||Jun 16||Jun 1|
|Trumpets||Sep 10||Sep 30||Sep 19||Sep 7||Sep 26||Sep 16||Oct 3||Sep 23|
|Atonement||Sep 19||Oct 9||Sep 28||Sep 16||Oct 5||Sep 25||Oct 12||Oct 2|
|Feast of Tabernacles||Sep 24 - 30||Oct 14 - 20||Oct 3 - 9||Sep 21 - 27||Oct 10 - 16||Sep 30 - Oct 6||Oct 17 - 23||Oct 7 - 13|
|Last Great Day||Oct 1||Oct 21||Oct 10||Sep 28||Oct 17||Oct 7||Oct 24||Oct 14|
All Holy Days start the Evening Before at Sunset
|The day of the
Passover; the special Passover service with the washing of feet (see
Foot washing Question).
unleavened bread, and wine; is held just after sunset. Work may be done on
the remainder of the day.
The annual holy days on which work may not
be done are:
With the exception of The Day of Atonement, the prohibition against work on these days is against "servile work" or that which one does for a living. So, the preparation of food for that holyday is allowed on each of these annual Sabbaths. However, the Day of Atonement is a day of total fasting from sunset to sunset and the prohibition against work is complete.
If you would like to learn
more about observing or attending the Annual Holy Days,