- Feast of new moon
Special services were appointed for the commencement of a month (Num. 28:11-15; 10:10). (See FESTIVALS.)
noun, Eastern Church. 1. a solemn festival held on the first Sunday of Lent (Orthodoxy Sunday) commemorating the restoration of the use of icons in the church (a.d. 842) and the triumph over all heresies.
- Feast of souls
noun See Samhain
noun 1. . noun 1. (Judaism) a literal translation of Sukkoth the third of the great annual festivals of the Jews (Lev. 23:33-43). It is also called the “feast of ingathering” (Ex. 23:16; Deut. 16:13). It was celebrated immediately after the harvest, in the month Tisri, and the celebration lasted for eight days (Lev. 23:33-43). […]