Birthday of Jesus Christ

1 Chronicles 24:1-10 – Each priest was given a two week stint to care for the things of the tabernacle. Abijah had the 15th & 16th weeks from beginning of the year which begins in March or April on our calendar.

Luke 1:5 course of Abia which is the Abijah of 1 Chronicles 24:10. This puts Elisabeth’s conception of John the Baptist around July.

Luke 1:26 6th month after John Baptist conception (December- January), Jesus is conceived.  So 9 months later, Jesus would be born in September, or in the 7th month for the Jews.

  • Mary’s faith in Luke 1:38, 45
  • Joseph’s faith in Matthew 1:18-25

Leviticus 23:23-44 a day of atonement prefacing the Feast of Tabernacles for seven days (14th – 21st)