Materials: Festivals

A Note about Easter

A brief review of the Easter celebration and how it relates not only to the resurrection of Jesus, but why it has become a major festival in the Christian world and how it relates to the biblical record.

Author: 
George W. Reid - Retired

Observing new moons in the OT

I have not been able to find a biblical reason for observing new moons in the Old Testament. Where can I find it?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Passover and Pentecost: Optional or Obligatory?

Biblically based response to Dr. Bacchiocchi's thesis that the festivals have value for Christians.

Author: 
H. Ross Cole

Reinventing Ancient Rituals?

Some church members where I live are teaching that it is necessary for Christians to observe Israelite festivals. Is this a biblical requirement?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Should Christians Observe the Israelite Festivals? A Brief Statement of SDA Understanding

A substantial response to the claim that the Israelite festivals are also for Christians.

Author: 
Frank B. Holbrook