What Month is it?

Along with the Gregorian calendar, we also follow the Hebraic calendar, which contains the original timing that was followed in biblical times. Here, you can learn about the current month and gain an understanding of its significance in your everyday life.

The Month of Iyar

Summary of Iyar

Iyar is the second of the twelve months of the Jewish calendar. In the Bible, the month of Iyar is often called the month of Ziv, meaning “radiance.” This month is commonly referred to as the month of (natural) healing. Its name is an acronym for “I AM God your Healer.” (Exodus 15:26)

Iyar is associated with the tribe of Issachar, which is known for it’s anointing to understand the times and to understand secrets.

Characteristics of Iyar

  • Timeframe:
    29 or 30 days – April, May
  • Hebraic Alphabet Symbol:
    VAV — “connection, linking”
  • Tribe:
    Issachar – the month to understand secrets
  • Constellation:
    Taurus (the bull) — a time to fight against empires and cultures
  • Color/Stone
    Multicolor (like the rainbow)/Opal or Rainbow Jasper

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A Time to Advance

A Time to Advance, by Chuck Pierce with Robert & Linda Heidler, will help you learn to think like God thinks. As you study the Hebrew tribes and months, you will receive prophetic understanding of how the Lord orders your steps throughout the year. You will come to understand how God, from the past, develops His whole conquering army for today. You will also gain understanding on how each part moves together, as well as the redemptive quality of God’s covenant plan for Israel.