17th of 7th month

17 Jul

God’s blessings!

Genesis 8:1-4 God remembered Noah and all the wild animals and livestock with him in the ark and sent a wind over the earth and the waters receded…at the end of 150 days the water had gone down, and on the seventeenth day of the seventh month the ark came to rest on the mountains of Ararat.

Exodus 12:1 Comments by Whiplash347 on Telegram shares that Israel’s calendar changed (there are two calendars_civil and religious) so what had been the first month on the calendar became the 7th month.

  • What is significant? New birth and first feasts Key events in Israel’s history: the 17th of Nisan
  • Associated with resurrection
  • Noah’s ark rests on land for the first time
  • Israel came through the Red Sea on the 17th of Nisan
  • Feast of first fruits or new life occurs on first Sunday after Passover or the 17th of this month
  • Book of Ester chapters 3 and 4 the entire Israelite nation was saved from death sentence on the 17th of Nisan

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