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Feast of Pentecost, The


1. Held fiftieth day after offering first sheaf of barley harvest. Le 23:15,16; De 16:9.

2. Called the

a. Feast of harvest. Ex 23:16.

b. Feast of weeks. Ex 34:22; De 16:10.

c. Day of the first fruits. Nu 28:26.

d. Day of Pentecost. Ac 2:1.

3. To be perpetually observed. Le 23:21.

4. All males to attend. Ex 23:16,17; De 16:16.

5. A holy convocation. Le 23:21; Nu 28:26.

6. A time of holy rejoicing. De 16:11,12.

7. The first fruits of bread presented at. Le 23:17; De 16:10.

8. Sacrifices at. Le 23:18,19; Nu 28:27-31.

9. The law given from Mount Sinai upon. Ex 12:6,12; 19:1,11.

10. The Holy Spirit given to apostles at. Ac 2:1-3.

11. Observed by the church. Ac 20:16; 1Co 16:8.