They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, and shall sing aloud of thy righteousness.
Let none therefore judge you in meat or in drink, or in matter of feast, or new moon, or sabbaths,
Let us come before his face with thanksgiving; let us shout aloud unto him with psalms.
Thrice in the year thou shalt celebrate a feast to me.
Jehovah hath done great things for us; and we are joyful.
and the feast of harvest, the first-fruits of thy labours which thou hast sown in the field, and the feast of in-gathering, at the end of the year, when thou gatherest in thy labours out of the field.
Keep the month of Abib, and celebrate the passover to Jehovah thy God; for in the month of Abib Jehovah thy God brought thee forth out of Egypt by night.
And this day shall be unto you for a memorial; and ye shall celebrate it as a feast to Jehovah; throughout your generations as an ordinance for ever shall ye celebrate it.
Ye shall have a song, as in the night when a feast is sanctified; and joy of heart, as of one who goeth with a pipe to come unto the mountain of Jehovah, to the Rock of Israel.
I hate, I despise your feasts, and I will not smell a sweet odour in your solemn assemblies.
The feast of tabernacles shalt thou hold seven days, when thou hast gathered in the produce of thy floor and of thy winepress.
We will triumph in thy salvation, and in the name of our God will we set up our banners. Jehovah fulfil all thy petitions!
Rejoice with those that rejoice, weep with those that weep.
And out of them shall proceed thanksgiving, and the voice of them that make merry: and I will multiply them, and they shall not be diminished; and I will honour them, and they shall not be small.
But when thou makest a feast, call poor, crippled, lame, blind:
This is the day that Jehovah hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Magnify Jehovah with me, and let us exalt his name together.
But the righteous shall rejoice: they shall exult before God and be glad with joy.
And his sons went and made a feast in the house of each one on his day; and they sent and invited their three sisters to eat and to drink with them.
Serve Jehovah with fear, and rejoice with trembling.
And they that dwell upon the earth rejoice over them, and are full of delight, and shall send gifts one to another, because these, the two prophets, tormented them that dwell upon the earth.
Thus, I say unto you, there is joy before the angels of God for one repenting sinner.
Therefore they called these days Purim after the name of Pur. Therefore, according to all the words of this letter, and for what they had seen concerning this matter and what had happened to them,
And he said to him, A certain man made a great supper and invited many.
The voice of triumph and salvation is in the tents of the righteous: the right hand of Jehovah doeth valiantly;
And I will cause all her mirth to cease: her feasts, her new moons, and her sabbaths! and all her solemnities.
For not Sheol shall praise thee, nor death celebrate thee; they that go down into the pit do not hope for thy truth.
And he said to them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions to them for whom nothing is prepared; for the day is holy to our Lord; and be not grieved, for the joy of Jehovah is your strength.
and thou shalt give the money for whatever thy soul desireth, for oxen, or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or for whatever thy soul asketh of thee; and thou shalt eat there before Jehovah thy God, and thou shalt rejoice, thou, and thy house.
Now the feast of the dedication was celebrating at Jerusalem, and it was winter.
It is better to go to the house of mourning than to go to the house of feasting: in that that is the end of all men, and the living taketh it to heart.
Your new moons and your set feasts my soul hateth: they are a burden to me; I am wearied of bearing them.
who rejoice to do evil, and delight in the frowardness of evil;
And ye shall celebrate it as a feast to Jehovah seven days in the year: it is an everlasting statute throughout your generations; in the seventh month shall ye celebrate it.
The kingdom of the heavens has become like a king who made a wedding feast for his son,
to establish this among them, that they should keep the fourteenth day of the month Adar, and the fifteenth day of the same, yearly,
The doom is come unto thee, inhabitant of the land; the time is come, the day is near, tumult, and not the joyous cry from the mountains.
Behold upon the mountains the feet of him that bringeth glad tidings, that publisheth peace! Celebrate thy feasts, Judah, perform thy vows: for the wicked one shall no more pass through thee; he is utterly cut off.
And the king, having gone in to see the guests, beheld there a man not clothed with a wedding garment.
2 Samuel 6:21
And David said to Michal, It was before Jehovah, who chose me rather than thy father, and than all his house, to appoint me ruler over the people of Jehovah, over Israel; and I played before Jehovah.
Jehovah thy God is in thy midst, a mighty one that will save: he will rejoice over thee with joy; he will rest in his love; he will exult over thee with singing.
for this my son was dead and has come to life, was lost and has been found. And they began to make merry.
and bring the fatted calf and kill it, and let us eat and make merry:
And it shall be, that whoso goeth not up of the families of the earth unto Jerusalem to worship the King, Jehovah of hosts, upon them shall be no rain.
Thus saith Jehovah of hosts: The fast of the fourth month and the fast of the fifth, and the fast of the seventh, and the fast of the tenth, shall be to the house of Judah joy and gladness, and cheerful gatherings. Love ye then truth and peace.
And it shall come to pass, that all that are left of all the nations which came against Jerusalem shall go up from year to year to worship the King, Jehovah of hosts, and to celebrate the feast of tabernacles.
and sent his bondmen to call the persons invited to the wedding feast, and they would not come.
In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month, ye shall have the passover, a feast of seven days: unleavened bread shall be eaten.
1 Kings 8:65
And at that time Solomon held the feast, and all Israel with him, a great congregation, from the entrance of Hamath unto the torrent of Egypt, before Jehovah our God, seven days and seven days, fourteen days.