Jerusalem Prayer List April 9, 2014

This Sabbath is the last Sabbath before the Passover.  It is called “The Great Sabbath.”  The reason it is called “The Great Sabbath” is because on this Sabbath the reading from the Prophets, the Haftara” is from the last chapter of the Prophet Malachi.  There we are introduced to Elijah the prophet who is supposed to come to unite the hearts of the Fathers with their children, and the hearts of the children with their fathers.  Also the “Great Day of the Lord” comes from this same chapter.  Preparation for the Passover are at their highest point because on Monday… Read More