All Holy Days start the Evening Before at Sunset
The day of the Passover; the special Passover
service with the washing of feet (see
Footwashing Question). unleavened bread, and
wine; is held just after sunset. Work may be done on
the remainder of the day.
The annual holy days on which work may not be done
1st Day of Unleavened Bread
7th Day of
1st day of the Feast of Tabernacles
Last Great Day
With the exception of The Day of Atonement, the
prohibition against work on these days is against
"servile work" or that which one does for a living. So,
the preparation of food for that holyday is allowed on
each of these annual Sabbaths. However, the Day of
Atonement is a day of total fasting from sunset to
sunset and the prohibition against work is complete.
you would like to learn more about observing or
attending the Annual Holy Days,
please contact the
minister closest to you.