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Month 4 – Tammuz:  A Season of Judgement; A Call to Repentance

Tammuz is the fourth month on the Hebrew calendar.  It is considered a season of Judgment and Exile. This season includes all of Tammuz and half of next month, the month of Av.

There are six references to Tammuz (or the fourth month) in the Bible: (more…)


Month 10 – Tevet: A Contrast of Judgement & Victory

TevetThe month of Tevet is the tenth month on the Hebrew calendar and usually starts in December on the Gregorian calendar.

Similar to weather-related seasons, the Jewish Rabbis have created spiritual seasons that we cycle through during the 12 months on the Hebrew calendar. The Rabbis consider Tevet part of the “Season of Victory.”  This season includes the last half of the month of Kislev, all of Tevet, plus the next two months – a total of 3.5 months (4.5 months during a leap year). (more…)