Jewish Holidays
2019-2020

Jewish Holidays 2020

Purim: March 10
Pesach: April 9-16
Shavuot: May 29-30
Rosh Hashana: September 19-20
Yom Kippur: September 28
Sukkot: October 3-11
Hannukah: December 11-18

Pesach / Passover

Passover–Begins sunset of  Wednesday, April 8, 2020 | Ends nightfall of  Thursday, April 16, 2020.  The story of Passover is a story of miracles and redemption of the Jewish People.

Exodus 12

Shavuot

Shavuot –Begins sunset of  Tuesday, May 29, 2020  | Ends nightfall of  Thursday, May 30, 2020 Shavuot falls on the Jewish calendar fifty days after Passover Sabbath. It is the second of three major feasts unto the Lord and holds both great agricultural and historical significance.

Exodus 23:16 / 34:22-23

Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah – Begins sunset of  Wednesday, September 19, 2020 | Ends nightfall of  Friday, September 20, 2020 The first of the Jewish High Holy Days that were listed in Leviticus, Rosh Hashanah, commonly called the Jewish New Year, is a time of celebration and season of reflection and solemnity.

Sukkot

Sukkot- Begins sunset of  Wednesday, October 3, 2020 | Ends nightfall of  Wednesday, October 11, 2020 “And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, Speak to the people of Israel, saying, The fifteenth day of this seventh month shall be the Feast of Booths for seven days to the Lord”.

Leviticus 23:37-44

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur- Begins sunset of  Friday, September 28, 2020| Ends nightfall of  Saturday, September 29, 2020 Yom Kippur is a Day of Atonement. Repentance and atonement are the core values and foundations of this holiday that falls in autumn among the three High Holy Days.

Leviticus 16

Chanukah

Chanukah– Begins sunset of  Tuesday, December 11, 2020 | Ends nightfall of  Wednesday, December 20, 2020 Hanukkah (Chanukah) is the Hebrew word for “dedication.” The eight-day Jewish celebration bearing that name — it is also called the Festival of Lights — remembers the dedication of the Temple in Jerusalem after it had been recovered.