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Then, on the tenth day of the seventh month[a] let the ram’s horn resound; on this, the Day of Atonement,(A) the ram’s horn blast shall resound throughout your land.

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  1. 25:9 Seventh month: the priestly laws reflect the use of two calendars, one starting in the spring (cf. chap. 23) and one in the fall. The jubilee is calculated on the basis of the latter. Ram’s horn: Hebrew shophar. The name for the year, jubilee (Heb. yobel), also means “ram’s horn” and comes from the horn blown to announce the occasion.