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2021 Printable Calendar
For those who would like to find out about coming festivals and new moon days, and also those who want to do their planning for the year, taking into account the Scriptural reckoning of days, weeks, months and years, we have published a 2021 calendar, based on the best available information.
Please click here to view ... or print out a copy for yourself, if you prefer.
New Moon 2020 to 2025
You may click here to see a complete list of the days, each month between Jan 2020 and Dec 2025, upon which the New Moon is expected to be seen in Jerusalem.
Next Shabbat Meeting
- Shabbat Meeting
7 Aug 2021
- Shabbat Meeting
Next New Moon
- New Moon Meeting
9 Aug 2021
Next Annual Feast Day
- New Moon and Yom Teruah Meeting
8 Sep 2021
- New Moon and Yom Teruah Meeting
All Future Events
Click here to view all the remaining events of this year.
Torah Study Groups
Please click here to find a Torah Study Group in your area, or to list your group, for the sake of others who may be looking for a group to join, within reach from where they are living.
This week’s Torah Reading
Please click here to view or print out a copy for yourself, if you prefer, of the complete list of Torah Parashot (Torah Portions) for 2019/2020. The Torah reading cycle traditionally begins on the Shabbat following Yom Shemini (The Eighth Day), which will be in our months of September or October. The backbone of this reading cycle are the five books of the Torah: Bereshit, Shemot, Wayyikra, Bemidbar and Devarim.
Guide to Selected Subjects
To find out more about specific categories or topics, based upon what is clearly revealed in Scriptures, click on any of the subjects listed below. For a more refined and specific search of our website, use the "Search our Site" option below.
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Test your Knowledge
Find out how well you know certain parts of Scriptures by clicking on the topic of your choice. We have compiled a 10 question Quiz on each of these topics. We are certain that young and old will find these tests challenging, but also enjoyable and rewarding!
Create your own Gravatar
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WeG for Cellphones
The Afrikaans translation of the Biblical Scriptures known as Woord en Getuienis is now available to be used in combination with a very helpful and widely used Word Study Application for Android cellphones.
Subjects by Key-words
Latest Shabbat TeachingsClick on any of the most recent posts below with teachings on a variety of topics, both in English and Afrikaans:
Latest Blog EntriesClick on any of the most recent Blog entries below, touching on a variety of subjects with regards to matters of belief:
Die sesde maand, of die maand van Elul, wat normaalweg uit 29 of 30 dae binne ons maande van Augustus… Read more…
It seems that the belief and conviction that Y'shua has come in the flesh is quite an important one. In… Read more…
Anyone reading through some of the articles on this site will soon notice that we are trying to acknowledge and… Read more…
There are believers in Y’shua Messiah who are convinced that we should continue to slaughter a Pesach or Passover lamb,… Read more…
Die saak waaroor dit hier gaan is die onsekerheid oor die presiese periode waarin "spesiale" dae soos die Sabbat en… Read more…
Daar is deesdae ‘n hernude en uiters venynige poging om gelowiges wat erns maak met die Torah, in diskrediet te… Read more…
There is a significant number of verses in Woord en Getuienis that are translated slightly differently when compared with the… Read more…
There’s a new translation of the “Original Scriptures” of the New (or Renewed) Covenant being circulated among Messianic and Torah… Read more…
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29:10-13 Julle staan vandag almal voor die aangesig van Yahweh julle Elohiem … sodat Hy jou vandag vir Hom as volk kan bevestig en vir jou ‘n Elohiem kan wees soos Hy jou beloof het. // All of you are standing today before Yahweh your Elohim … so that He may establish you today as … Continue reading
Dis nogal insiggewend om ŉ lysie te maak van al die verskillende maniere waarop ŉ mens kan “staan” in Afrikaans – veral as jy na idiome en bekende Afrikaanse uitdrukkings gaan kyk. Jy kan agter iemand staan, wat beteken jy sal hom nie in die steek laat nie. Jy kan op jou eie bene staan, … Continue reading
Baie kommentators het al daaroor gewonder waarom daar in Devariem (Deut) 9:9 geskryf staan dat Mosheh op die berg gesit (“yashav”) het terwyl hy die Torah ontvang het, terwyl Devariem 10:10 (in dieselfde Torah leesstuk) laat blyk dat hy gestaan (“amad”) het. Het hy dalk die tweede keer gestaan, sodat hy ‘n ogie kon hou … Continue reading