The Philadelphia Church

High Holy Days Calendar

Roman Year : 2018


The Philadelphia Church does not recognize the validity of set asides, days added or subtracted so that one Sabbath does not become the preparation day for another.

2018 Date
Year Begins* April 17
Passover*++ April 30
Feast of Unleavened Bread* May 1-7
Wave Sheaf Observance++ May 6
Pentecost* June 24
Feast of Trumpets* October 11
Day of Atonement* October 20
Feast of Tabernacles* October 25-31
The Last Great Day* November 1

*Day begins at sunset,the previous evening. A day begins in darkness, and ends in light showing how sons of light defeat the forces of darkness. A day is from evening to evening, consisting of a dark and light portion that makes "one" single day.

++Observed in the morning, first day of the week.

New Moons Calendar

Roman Year : 2018


New Moons Sightings in your area should be used to verify dates monthly.

MONTH DATE DAY
JANUARY 18 THURSDAY
FEBRUARY 16 FRIDAY
MARCH 18 SUNDAY
APRIL 16 MONDAY
MAY 17 THURSDAY
JUNE 14 THURSDAY
JULY 13 FRIDAY
AUGUST 12 SUNDAY
SEPTEMBER 10 MONDAY
OCTOBER 9 TUESDAY
NOVEMBER 8 THURSDAY
DECEMBER 8 SATURDAY


The new moon sightings were determined in the Central generalized time zone, UTC 6:00/5:00.

They will differ from coast to coast so observations should be determined with your generalized time zone, with your time zone information available from the following website.
https://www.timeanddate.com/time/zone/usa


The articles below offer assistance in how to set a calendar and the actual meaning of the Holy Days as God would have us observe them.

How to Set the Calendar
Wave Sheaf Offering
Pentecost - Feast of Weeks
New Moons & Church Governance
 What Does It Mean To Dwell In Booths?
Understanding the Festivals of God