Church of God
God's Annual Holy Days
|New Year||Mar 12||Apr 1||Mar 21||Apr 9||Mar 28||Mar 17||Apr 6||Mar 26|
|Passover||Mar 25||Apr 14||Apr 3||Apr 22||Apr 10||Mar 30||Apr 19||Apr 8|
|Unleavened Bread||Mar 26 - Apr 1||Apr 15-21||Apr 4-10||Apr 23-29||Apr 11-17||Mar 31 - Apr 6||Apr 20 -Apr 26||Apr 9 - Apr 15|
|Pentecost||May 19||Jun 8||May 24||Jun 12||Jun 4||May 20||Jun 9||May 31|
|Trumpets||Sep 5||Sep 25||Sep 14||Oct 3||Sep 21||Sep 10||Sep 30||Sep 19|
|Atonement||Sep 14||Oct 4||Sep 23||Oct 12||Sep 30||Sep 19||Oct 9||Sep 28|
|Feast of Tabernacles||Sep 19-25||Oct 9-15||Sep 28 - Oct 4||Oct 17-23||Oct 5-11||Sep 24 - 30||Oct 14 - 20||Oct 3 - 9|
|Last Great Day||Sep 26||Oct 16||Oct 5||Oct 24||Oct 12||Oct 1||Oct 21||Oct 10|
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,