Tag Archives: Feast of Tabernacles

The Eighth Day

For many years the former Worldwide Church of God associated Jesus’ statements of “the last day, that great day of the feast” with the sacred assembly held on the day after the seventh day of the Feast of Tabernacles. Many … Continue reading

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“You Shall Read This Law”

[Bible references in this post are from the New Revised Standard Version] One of the clues that the so-called old covenant follows a fairly standard ancient covenant format is that ancient covenants usually have what the experts refer to as … Continue reading

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Feast of Tabernacles: Get Into the Flow

[Note: The material in this post may seem familiar because it has appeared in other forms in previous posts on this website.] The book or John organizes Jesus’ ministry around different “Jewish” festivals, many of which were ordained by God … Continue reading

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“They Shall be My People, and I Will Be Their God”

The story of the relationship between God and humanity begins with God forming the first human being from the soil and “breathing into his nostrils the breath of life” (Gen. 2:7 NRSV throughout). He directly operates on the man, removing … Continue reading

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Living Water and Freeing Light

[This post is based on a message at Wascana Fellowship on Saturday, September 28, 2013. Though this was two days after the Feast of Tabernacles my mind was still on that subject.] I was perusing the book of John recently … Continue reading

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The Feast of Tabernacles and the Eternal Dwelling Place

We started our service on the first day of the Feast of Tabernacles 2013 with a reading from Isaiah 11:1-9. The former Worldwide Church of God referred frequently to this passage to describe the Millennial Reign of Jesus Christ. They … Continue reading

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Streams of Living Water

[Note: This post is from a session that took place during the last day of our 2011 Feast of Tabernacles service, in honour of Jesus’ sermon on the last day of that festival almost two millennia ago. The Scripture references … Continue reading

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