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Tishrei

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Tishrei September 21–October 20, 2017 The first day of the seventh month, Tishrei, is not referred to as Rosh Chodesh (head of the month), but is known as Rosh Hashanah (head of the year). It is the beginning of the Hebrew Year 5778. There are three feasts in this […]

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Elul

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Elul The Sixth Month of the Hebrew Year 5777, August 23–September 20 Note: For many centuries it was customary to read Psalm 27 each day from the first day of Elul (August 1) until the end of the month. This psalm begins, “The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall […]

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Av

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Av The Fifth Month of the Hebrew Year 5777, July 24–August 22, 2017 • The month of Simeon, which means “to hear; to be concerned.” We want to be concerned that we are able to continue moving ahead. Simeon messed up, just like Reuben (the previous month) who was unstable. […]

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Tammuz

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Tammuz June 25–July 23, 2017, Hebrew Year 5777 • A month to see and establish the brilliance of your righteousness. Even when negative things happen, we can shine brighter and brighter through praise and declaration. See Isaiah 58:8, Psalm 112:4, and Daniel 12:3. Note that Jerusalem fell to the […]

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Sivan

Sivan: The Third Month of the Hebrew Year (5777), May 26–June 24 Note that every Hebrew month is linked with the following things: One of the twelve tribes of Israel A letter of the Hebrew alphabet One of the five senses A constellation. Psalm 119:1–3 says that the heavens declare the glory of God. We […]

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Iyar

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Iyar April 27–May 25 1. The Issachar month. See 1 Chronicles 12:32, “The sons of Issachar who had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do.” Compare this with Ephesians 5:15–17, which enjoins us to understand our times. This enables us to keep moving ahead instead […]

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Nissan

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Nissan, March 28–April 26 We are entering the Hebrew month of Nissan, which God renamed as the “first month” in Exodus 12:2. We read, “This month shall be the beginning of your months; it shall be the first month of the year to you.” Thus, we see that this focus […]

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Adar

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Adar: February 27–March 27; Hebrew Year 5777 This is the prayer (or blessing) guide for Adar, the twelfth month of the Hebrew year. Be blessed as you read, pray through, and declare these blessings over yourself and your family. The month of the tribe of Naphtali, which means “sweetness to me.” […]

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Shevat

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Shevat January 28–February 26, 2017; Hebrew Year 5777 This is the prayer (or blessing) guide for Shevat, the eleventh month of the Hebrew year. Be blessed as you read, pray through, and declare these blessings over yourself and your family. The month of the tribe of Asher. It’s connected […]

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Tevet

Blessings for the Hebrew Month of Tevet: Dec. 30, 2016–Jan. 27, 2017 This is the prayer/blessing guide for Tevet, the tenth month of the Hebrew year. Be blessed as you read, pray through, and declare these blessings for yourself and your family. The source material comes from my 2006 notes taken from a series of lectures […]

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