Today is day one of the Omer.
Hayom yom echad la-omer.
Terror-stricken, they bowed down with their faces to the ground. The two men said to them, “Why are you looking for the living among the dead?
(Luke 24:5 CJB)
Scripture quotations taken from the Complete Jewish Bible, copyright ©1998 and 2016 by David H. Stern. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Scripture suggestions are from the Prayer Book and Life Cycle Guide for Messianic Believers in Yeshua, ©2008 by William A. Berg. This excellent Siddur also has each daily Omer count in Hebrew text.