Sukkot or the Feast of Tabernacles is the last Feast of the Lord. The feast of thanksgiving for the Lord’s provision. Throughout scripture, we see how this festival was celebrated and its significance.
We see King Solomon dedicating the Temple to the Lord during this time. We see Nehemiah and Ezra rededicating the Second Temple and a return to following the commands of the Lord. It is a time of celebration of Jesus and we see him in scripture, teaching, and celebrating on Sukkot.
Here are some scriptures to help you study the Feast of Tabernacles.
Exodus 34: 22 – 23 – The command to celebrate the festival, and the last of the piligrimage feasts.
Leviticus 23: 33 – 44 – The instructions for celebrating the Feast of Tabernacles.
Deuteronomy 16: 13-17 – The Feast of Tabernacles is a time of rejoicing and feasting with joy and gladness.
Psalms 19 – The joy of the Torah.
Psalms 27: 5 – Elohim shelters us in His tabernacle..
Ecclesiastes 3 – The many seasons of life.
2 Chronicles 5 – 7 – King Solomon celebrating the feast of booths following the dedication of the Temple.
Isaiah 66: 18 – 24 – After Elohim gathers all the Hebrews from the four corners of the world, everyone will celebrate all the sabbaths, new moons, and festivals to the Lord.
Zechariah 14 – During the millennium everyone will be celebrating the Feast of Tabernacles.
Nehemiah 8: 14 – 18 – How to returning captivity celebrated Sukkot.
Luke 2 – Jesus’ birth – believed to have happened during the Feast of Sukkot.
John 7 – Jesus teaching and healing during the Festival of Sukkot.
Revelation 21: 3 – 5 – When Jesus tabernacles among us.