Month

-Ancient use of Genesis 7:11; 8:4

-Twelve months reckoned to a year 1 Chronicles 27 : 1 - 1 5

-1. Abib (April) .The Jewish calendar began with Exodus 12:2; 13:4; Deuteronomy 16:1 .Passover

instituted and celebrated in Exodus 12:1-28; 23:15 .Israelites left Egypt in Exodus 13:4 .Tabernacle setup

in Exodus 40:2, 17 .Israelites arrive at Zin in Numbers 20: 1 .The Israelites cross the Jordan River in Joshua

4:19 .The Jordan River overflows in 1 Chronicles 12:15 .Decree to put the Jews to death in Esther 3:12

.The death of Jesus in Matthew 26; 27 After the captivity called Nisan Nehemiah 2:1 ; Esther 3:7

-2. Zif (May) 1 Kings 6:1, 37 .Israel numbered in Numbers 1:1, 18 .Passover to be observed in, by the

ceremonially unclean and others who could not observe it in the first month Numbers 9:10, 11 .Israel

departed from the wilderness of Zin in Numbers 10:1 1 .Temple begun in 1 Kings 6:1; 2 Chronicles 3:2 An

celebrated in 2 Chronicles 30: 1 -27 .Rebuilding of the temple begun in Ezra 3:8

-3. Sivan: (June) Esther 8:9 Asa renews the covenant of himself and people in 2 Chronicles 15:10

-4. Tammuz (July) -(The number only appears in the Bible) .Jerusalem taken by Nebuchadnezzar in

Jeremiah 39:2; 52:6, 7

-5. Ab (August) -(Number only mentioned) Aaron died on the first day of Numbers 33:38 .Temple

destroyed in 2 Kings 25:8-10; Jeremiah 1:3; 52:12-30 Ezra arrived at Jerusalem in Ezra 7:8, 9

-6. EM (September) .The wall of Jerusalem finished in Nehemiah 6:15 .The temple built in Hag 1:14, 15

-7. Ethanim (October) 1 Kings 8:2 .Feasts held in Leviticus 23:24, 27; Nehemiah 8:13-15 Jubilee

proclaimed in Leviticus 25:9 .Solomon\'s temple dedicated in 1 Kings 8:2 Altar rebuilt and offerings

renewed in Ezra 3:1,6

-8. Bui (November) .The temple finished in 1 Kings 6:38 .Jeroboam\'s idolatrous feast in 1 Kings 12:32, 33;

1 Chronicles 27:11

-9. Chisleu (December) Ezra 10:9; Jeremiah 36:9, 22; Zechariah 7:1

-10. Tebeth (January) Esther 2:16 Nebuchadnezzar besieges Jerusalem in 2 Kings 25: 1 ; Jeremiah 52:4

-11. Sebat (February) Zechariah 1 :7 .Moses probably died in Deuteronomy 1 :3

-12. Adar (March) Esther 3:7 .Second temple finished in Ezra 6:15 .Feast of Purim in Esther 9:1-26

.Months in prophecy Revelation 11:2


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