Today begins the new Hebrew month AND year!
Exodus 12:2 — “This month shall be your beginning of months; it shall be the first month of the year to you."
Now we begin the countdown to Passover which begins on the evening of the 14th day!
Exo 12:18 -‘In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month at evening, you shall eat unleavened bread, until the twenty-first day of the month at evening.
19) ‘For seven days no leaven shall be found in your houses, since whoever eats what is leavened, that same person shall be cut off from the congregation of Israel, whether he is a stranger or a native of the land.'