What Is the Meaning of Jubilee in the Bible?

What was the year of Jubilee

Have you heard of the Jubilee in the Bible?  What does this word mean?  What does the Year of the Jubilee mean?Jubilee’s Meaning The word “jubilee” in the Old Testament is from the Hebrew word “yobel” or yovel” meaning “a ram’s horn, trumpet” or “coronet.”  If someone announced the Jubilee, they would be actually blowing a trumpet and all of the congregation of Israel would be able to hear it.  The Year of Jubilee was special to Israel as we shall read about in Leviticus and see if there is … [Read more...]


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