What is the Count of the Omer? Dating back to biblical times, this 49-day countdown between Passover and Pentecost involves reflecting on personal growth and gratitude while looking forward to God’s gifts of the Torah and the Holy Spirit. Even Jesus, as a Jewish man, would have counted the Omer, and as a Christian or God-fearing Gentile, you are invited to join in too. Learn more about the origins of this practice, its scriptural basis, and how to get started in this must-read article.

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