Feast of Tabernacles

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Feast of Tabernacles

(Judaism) Judaism a literal translation of Sukkoth
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or Suk•kot or Suk•kos

(ˈsʊk əs, suˈkɔt, -ˈkoʊs)

a Jewish festival beginning on the 15th day of Tishri that celebrates the harvest and commemorates the temporary huts used by the Israelites in the wilderness.
[< Hebrew sukkōth literally, booths]
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Noun1.Feast of Tabernacles - a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wildernessFeast of Tabernacles - a major Jewish festival beginning on the eve of the 15th of Tishri and commemorating the shelter of the Israelites during their 40 years in the wilderness
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
church festival, religious festival - a festival having religious significance
Jewish holy day - a religious holiday for Jews
Tishri - the first month of the civil year; the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in September and October)
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Although for the majority of the poems, the correlation is clear, for others such as John Donne's "Holy Sonnett XIV," which is paired with John 7:1-8:59, Jesus' teaching during the Feast of Tabernacles, try as the reader may, it is difficult to see a clear connection between these two texts, which represents a drawback in the book's structure.
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Before the latest trouble, Israeli security forces had beefed up security as Jews attended prayers for the seven-day Feast of Tabernacles holiday at the Western Wall adjoining the compound.
Last night I read the saying of Jesus, "I am the light of the world." (John 8: 12) According to John's Gospel, Jesus said this on the last day of the Feast of Tabernacles in Jerusalem.
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Jesus and his opponents, "the Jews," kept trading barbs at the Feast of Tabernacles (booths), a harvest festival.
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