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Nave's Topical Bible

Feasts

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  • Ancient customs at
    • Men alone present at
      Genesis 40:20 ; 43:32,34 ; 1 Samuel 9:22 ; Esther 1:8,9 ; Mark 6:21 ; Luke 14:24

  • Men and women attend
    Exodus 32:6 ; 32:2,3 ; Daniel 5:1-3

  • Riddles propounded at
    Judges 14:12

  • Marriage feasts provided by the bridegroom
    Judges 14:10,17

  • Guests arranged according to age
    Genesis 43:33

  • Rank
    1 Samuel 9:22 ; Luke 14:8-10

  • Reclined on couches
    Amos 6:4,7 ; Luke 7:38 ; John 13:25

  • Served in one dish
    Matthew 26:23

  • Were presided over by a master of ceremonies
    John 2:8,9

  • Host served
    Genesis 18:8

  • Wine served at
    Esther 5:6 ; 7:7

  • Music at
    Isaiah 5:12 ; Amos 6:4,5 ; Luke 15:25

  • Dancing at
    Matthew 14:6 ; Luke 15:25

  • Given by kings
    1 Samuel 20:5 ; 25:36 ; 2 Samuel 9:10 ; 1 Kings 2:7 ; 4:22 ; 18:19 ; Esther 1:3-8 ; Daniel 5:1-4

  • Drunkenness at
    1 Samuel 25:36 ; Esther 1:10 ; Daniel 5:1-4

  • Covenants ratified by
    Genesis 26:28-30

  • Celebrations by
    • Birthdays
      Genesis 40:20 ; Mark 6:21
    • Coronations
      1 Kings 1:25 ; 1 Chronicles 12:38-40
    • National deliverances
      Esther 8:17 ; 9:17-19

  • FIGURATIVE
    Matthew 22:1-14 ; Luke 14:16-24 ; Revelation 19:9,17

  • ANNUAL FESTIVALS

  • (Instituted by Moses)
    • Designated as SOLEMN FEASTS
      Numbers 15:3 ; 2 Chronicles 8:13 ; Lamentations 2:6 ; Ezekiel 46:9
    • SET FEASTS
      Numbers 29:39 ; Ezra 3:5
    • APPOINTED FEASTS
      Isaiah 1:14
    • HOLY CONVOCATIONS
      Leviticus 23:4
    • First and last days were SABBATIC
      Leviticus 23:39,40 ; Numbers 28:18-25 ; 29:12,35 ; Nehemiah 8:1-18
    • Kept with rejoicing
      Leviticus 23:40 ; Deuteronomy 16:11-14 ; 2 Chronicles 30:21-26 ; Ezra 6:22 ; Nehemiah 8:9-12,17 ; Psalm 42:4 ; 122:4 ; Isaiah 30:29 ; Zechariah 8:19
    • Divine protection given during
      Exodus 34:24
    • The three principal were: PASSOVER, PENTECOST, TABERNACLES
    • All males were required to attend
      Exodus 23:17 ; 34:23 ; Deuteronomy 16:16 ; Psalm 42:4 ; 122:4 ; Ezekiel 36:38 ; Luke 2:44 ; John 4:45 ; 7
    • Aliens (non-Jews) were permitted to attend
      John 12:20 ; Acts 2:1-11
    • Attended by women
      1 Samuel 1:3,9 ; Luke 2:41
    • Observed
      • By Jesus
        Matthew 26:17-20 ; Luke 2:41,42 ; 22:15 ; John 2:13,23 ; 5:1 ; 7:10 ; 10:22
      • By Paul
        Acts 18:21 ; 19:21 ; 20:6,16 ; 24:11,17

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Bibliography Information
Nave, Orville J. Entry for 'Feasts'. Nave's Topical Bible. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/ntb/f/feasts.html. 1896.

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