The following scriptures state to worship on the new moons:
Ezekiel 46:3 "Likewise
the people of the land shall worship at the door of this gate before the
Lord in the Sabbaths and in the new moons."
Isaiah 66:23 "And it
shall come to pass, that from one new moon to another, and from one Sabbath to
another, shall all flesh come to worship before me, saith the Lord."
The following verses hints at keeping the new moon as a Sabbath:
Amos 8:5 "Saying, When will the new moon be gone, that we may sell
corn? and the sabbath, that we may set forth wheat,"
Most scriptures concerning the new moons offer statements concerning burnt offering unto the
on the new moons:
Numbers 10:10 "Also
in the day of your gladness, and in your solemn days, and in the beginings
of your months, ye shall blow with the trumpets over your burnt offerings,
and over the sacrifices of your peace offerings; that they may be to you for
a memorial before your God: I am the Lord your God."
Numbers 28:11 "And
in the beginnings of your months ye shall offer a burnt offering unto the
Lord; two young bullocks, and one ram, seven lambs of the first year without
I build an house to the name of the Lord my God, to dedicate it to him, and to
burn before him sweet incense, and for the continual shewbread, and for the
burnt offerings morning and evening, on the Sabbaths, and on the new moons,
and on the solemn feasts of the Lord our God. This is an ordinance for ever to
after a certain rate every day, offering according to the commandment of
Moses, on the Sabbaths, and on the new moons, and on the solemn feasts, three
times in the year, even in the feast of unleavened bread, and in the feast of
weeks, and in the feast of tabernacles."
appointed also the king's portion of his substance for the burnt offerings, to
wit, for the morning and evening burnt offerings, and the burnt offerings for
the Sabbaths, and for the new moons, and for the set feasts, as it is written in the law of the
Ezra 3:5 And afterward offered the continual burnt offering, both of the new moons, and of all the set feasts of the Lord that were consecrated, and of every one that willingly offered a freewill offering unto the Lord.
Colossians 2:16 " Let no man therefore judge you in meat, or in drink, or in respect of an holyday, or of the new moon, or of the sabbath days:"
The following are scriptural arguments against keeping them
If new moons are a Sabbath, why do we not find any commands
to rest upon it or how to observe it?
There is a scripture in which the Lord commanded labor on the new moon
day, Read all of Exodus 40:
So the question is, does worshipping or giving offerings
on the new moon make it a Sabbath no work and such?
What can be said for certainty is that the new moon is to be observed in worship
to the Lord.