CONVOCATION, HOLY (מִקְרָא־קֹ֔דֶשׁ; LXX κλητή ἁγιά). A sacred assembly of Israel. Usually the term מִקְרָא, H5246, “calling together” is coupled with קֹ֫דֶשׁ, H7731, “holy.” It is first mentioned in
These feast days were undoubtedly meant to be a foretaste of the great day of rest for all of God’s people. These days point to a day of hope when God’s children will sit down with Him in His kingdom.