Monthly Archives: November 2014

Thanksgiving and the Feast of Booths

Many have noticed the similarities between Thanksgiving and the Feast of Booths (Leviticus 23: 33-43), also known as the Feast of Tabernacles/Sukkot.  Both have spiritual meaning, occur in the autumn, and feature plenty of food.  The Pilgrims celebrated Thanksgiving around the time of the Feast of Booths–September or October, which corresponds to the seventh month […]