Sentence Examples


  • About the feast of the Passover A.D.
  • Observe the month of Abib and keep the Passover because in that month God brought out the Israelites from Egypt.
  • Finally, the association of the first-born with the festival specially referred to in the texts, and carried out both in Samaritan tradition, which marks the forehead of the first-born with the blood of the lamb, and in Jewish custom, which obliged the first-born to fast on the day preceding Passover, also connects the idea of the feast with the sacro-sanctity of the first-born.
  • 18, 22, 23 (J)]; See Feasts, Passover, Pentecost and Tabernacles.
  • According to tradition, the first Passover ("The Passover of Egypt"), was preordained by Moses at the command of God.