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Sabbath, The


1. Instituted by God. Ge 2:3.

2. Grounds of its institution. Ge 2:2,3; Ex 20:11.

3. The seventh day observed as. Ex 20:9-11.

4. Made for man. Mr 2:27.

5. God

a. Blessed. Ge 2:3; Ex 20:11.

b. Sanctified. Ge 2:3; Ex 31:15.

c. Hallowed. Ex 20:11.

d. Commanded, to be kept. Le 19:3,30.

e. Commanded to be sanctified. Ex 20:8.

f. Will have his goodness commemorated in the observance of. De 5:15.

g. Shows favour in appointing. Ne 9:14.

h. Shows considerate kindness in appointing. Ex 23:12.

6. A sign of the covenant. Ex 31:13,17.

7. A type of the heavenly rest. Heb 4:4,9.

8. Christ

a. Is Lord of. Mr 2:28.

b. Was accustomed to observe. Lu 4:16.

c. Taught on. Lu 4:31; 6:6.

9. Servants and cattle should be allowed to rest upon. Ex 20:10; De 5:14.

10. No manner of work to be done on. Ex 20:10; Le 23:3.

11. No purchases to be made on. Ne 10:31; 13:15-17.

12. No burdens to be carried on. Ne 13:19; Jer 17:21.

13. Divine worship to be celebrated on. Eze 46:3; Ac 16:13.

14. The Scriptures to be read on. Ac 13:27; 15:21.

15. The word of God to be preached on. Ac 13:14,15,44; 17:2; 18:4.

16. Works connected with religious service lawful on. Nu 28:9; Mt 12:5; Joh 7:23.

17. Works of mercy lawful on. Mt 12:12; 13:16; Joh 9:14.

18. Necessary wants may be supplied. Mt 12:1; Lu 13:15; 14:1.

19. Called

a. The Sabbath of the Lord. Ex 20:10; Le 23:3; De 5:14.

b. The Sabbath of rest. Ex 31:15.

c. The rest of the holy Sabbath. Ex 16:23.

d. God’s holy Day. Isa 58:13.

e. The Lord’s day. Re 1:10.

20. First day of the week kept as, by the church. Joh 20:26; Ac 20:7; 1Co 16:2.

21. Saints

a. Observe. Ne 13:22.

b. Honour God in observing. Isa 58:13.

c. Rejoice in. Ps 118:24; Isa 58:13.

d. Rejoice in. Ps 118:24; Isa 58:13.

e. Testify against those who desecrate. Ne 13:15,20,21.

22. Observance of, to be perpetual. Ex 31:16,17; Mt 5:17,18.

23. Blessedness of honouring. Isa 58:13,14.

24. Blessedness of keeping. Isa 56:2,6.

25. Denunciations against those who profane. Neh 13:18; Jer 17:27.

26. Punishment of those who profane. Ex 31:14,15; Nu 15:32-36.

27. The wicked

a. Mock at. La 1:7.

b. Pollute. Isa 56:2; Eze 20:13,16.

c. Profane. Ne 13:17; Eze 22:8.

d. Wearied by. Am 8:5.

e. Hide their eyes from. Eze 22:26.

f. Do their own pleasure on. Isa 58:13.

g. Bear burdens on. Ne 13:15.

h. Work on. Ne 13:15.

i. Traffic on. Ne 10:31; 13:15,16.

j. Sometimes pretend to zealous for. Lu 13:14; Joh 9:16.

k. May be judicially deprived of. La 2:6; Ho 2:11.

28. Honouring of-Exemplified

a. Moses. Nu 15:32-34.

b. Nehemiah. Ne 13:15,21.

c. The women. Lu 23:56.

d. Paul. Ac 13:14.

e. Disciples. Ac 16:13.

f. John. Re 1:10.

29. Dishonouring of--Exemplified

a. Gatherers of manna. Ex 16:27.

b. Gatherers of sticks. Nu 15:32.

c. Men of Tyre. Ne 13:16.

d. Inhabitants of Jerusalem. Jer 17:21-23.