Tzom Gedaliah 2007 / צוֹם גְּדַלְיָה 5768

Fast of the Seventh Month ✡️

Tzom Gedaliah for Hebrew Year 5768 occurred on .

The Fast of Gedalia (Hebrew: צוֹם גְּדַלְיָּה), also spelled Gedaliah, is a Jewish fast day from dawn until dusk to lament the assassination of the righteous governor of Judah of that name, which ended Jewish rule following the destruction of the First Temple. Like other minor fasts, Tzom Gedaliah begins at dawn (first light) and ends at nightfall (full dark).

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Dates for Tzom Gedaliah

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Tzom Gedaliah 2004 4 Tishrei 5765
Tzom Gedaliah 2005 3 Tishrei 5766
Tzom Gedaliah 2006 3 Tishrei 5767
Tzom Gedaliah 2007 4 Tishrei 5768
Tzom Gedaliah 2008 3 Tishrei 5769
Tzom Gedaliah 2009 3 Tishrei 5770
Tzom Gedaliah 2010 4 Tishrei 5771
Tzom Gedaliah 2011 4 Tishrei 5772

Tanakh

Tzom Gedaliah / צוֹם גְּדַלְיָה

Torah Portion: Exodus 32:11-14, 34:1-10

  1. 1: Exodus 32:11-14 · 4 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Exodus 34:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Exodus 34:4-10 · 7 p’sukim ·

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society
"Fast of Gedalia" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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