Day of rest; Occurs 7th day; Purpose- Rest for people and animals
Year of rest; Occurs 7th Year; Purpose - Rest for the land.
Year of Jubilee
Debts cancelled; slaves realesed; and returned to orginal owners; 50th Year; Purpose- Help poor; stablize Society.
Slaying a lamb; Eating the Passover meal; 14th of Nisan/ 1st Month; Purpose- Remembers Israle's miraculous deliverance from the Egyptians.
Feast of Unleavened Bread
Eating bread without yeast; 15th - 21st of Nisan; Purpose - Remember how God brought Israel out of Egypt in haste.
making a burnt and grain offering; 16th of Nisan; Purpose - Recognized the Lord providing food in the land.
festival of joy, celebrates the giving of the bible; 3rd Month- Lasts 50 days. Starts day after Passover end the 6th of Sivan; Purpose - Show joy and thankfulness to God for the wheat harvest.
nation-wide gathering; day of rest, burnt offering; 7th Month/ 1st of Tishri (last two days); Purpose-Remind Israel of sins from the past year and asks forgiveness in God. Prepares for next year.
Yom Kippur (Day of Atonment)
Fasting; 7th Month/10th of Tishri; Purpose-Cleanses all the people from their sins.
week of celebration, people live in booths and offering sacrifices; 7th Month/ 15th - 21st of Tishri; Purpose-Remembers the wondering in the wilderness from Egypt to Cannan.
day of joy; book of Ester is read out loud;12th Month/ 14th and 15th of Adar; Purpose-Remind of Isrealites of nation deliverance by Ester.
New Moon Festival (Rosh Hodesh)
Women do not house work; First of every month when the new moon occurs; Purpose-Celebrate God protection over Isreal for anothe rmonth.
A day of celebration of the Temple being cleansed; 9th Month/21st-29th of Kislev; Purpose-Reminds Israel of God's miricoulous gift of oil to cleanse the temple for scrafices to occur.