Deeper meanings of Elul

Deeper meanings of Elul (August 23 – September 20, 2017)

Sandra Teplinsky | Aug 29, 2017 |

On August 23 we entered into Elul, the 6th month of the year on the calendar God assigned to Israel in Exodus 12:2. Elul is also the 12th month of the year on Israel’s civil calendar that some rabbis teach was observed in ancient times by the rest of the world. In this present age, Israel operates on both calendars. (The country adheres to most aspects of the Gregorian calendar as well.)

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