Month: May 2017

Shavuot Parade at Kibbutz Gan-Shmuel. Photographer

Shavuot (Leviticus 23)

Shavuot as described in the New Testament book of Acts marks the birthday of the church. Without the historical background, however, you may be surprised to learn that the festival was inaugurated by Moses and is still joyfully celebrated in Israel some 3,500 years later.