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Study Resources :: Dictionaries :: Sabbath, The

Dictionaries :: Sabbath, The

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Sabbath, The: Instituted by God

Gen 2:3

Sabbath, The: Grounds of Its Institution

Gen 2:2,3; Exd 20:11

Sabbath, The: The Seventh Day Observed As

Exd 20:9-11

Sabbath, The: Made for Man

Mar 2:27

Sabbath, The: God


Gen 2:3; Exd 20:11


Gen 2:3; Exd 31:15


Exd 20:11

Commanded, to be kept

Lev 19:3,30

Commanded to be sanctified

Exd 20:8

Will have his goodness commemorated in the observance of

Deu 5:15

Shows favour in appointing

Neh 9:14

Shows considerate kindness in appointing

Exd 23:12

Sabbath, The: A Sign of the Covenant

Exd 31:13,17

Sabbath, The: A Type of the Heavenly Rest

Hbr 4:4,9

Sabbath, The: Christ

Is Lord of

Mar 2:28

Was accustomed to observe

Luk 4:16

Taught on

Luk 4:31; 6:6

Sabbath, The: Servants and cattle should be allowed to rest upon

Exd 20:10; Deu 5:14

Sabbath, The: No Manner of Work to Be Done On

Exd 20:10; Lev 23:3

Sabbath, The: No Purchases to Be Made On

Neh 10:31; 13:15-17

Sabbath, The: No Burdens to Be Carried On

Neh 13:19; Jer 17:21

Sabbath, The: Divine Worship to Be Celebrated On

Eze 46:3; Act 16:13

Sabbath, The: The Scriptures to Be Read On

Act 13:27; 15:21

Sabbath, The: The Word of God to Be Preached On

Act 13:14,15,44; 17:2; 18:4

Sabbath, The: Works Connected with Religious Service Lawful On

Num 28:9; Mat 12:5; Jhn 7:23

Sabbath, The: Works of Mercy Lawful On

Mat 12:12; 13:16; Jhn 9:14

Sabbath, The: Necessary Wants May Be Supplied

Mat 12:1; Luk 13:15; 14:1

Sabbath, The: Called

The Sabbath of the Lord

Exd 20:10; Lev 23:3; Deu 5:14

The Sabbath of rest

Exd 31:15

The rest of the holy Sabbath

Exd 16:23

God's holy Day

Isa 58:13

The Lord's day

Rev 1:10

Sabbath, The: First Day of the Week Kept As, by the Church

Jhn 20:26; Act 20:7; 1Cr 16:2

Sabbath, The: Saints


Neh 13:22

Honour God in observing

Isa 58:13

Rejoice in

Psa 118:24; Isa 58:13

Testify against those who desecrate

Neh 13:15,20,21

Sabbath, The: Observance Of, to Be Perpetual

Exd 31:16,17; Mat 5:17,18

Sabbath, The: Blessedness of Honouring

Isa 58:13,14

Sabbath, The: Blessedness of Keeping

Isa 56:2,6

Sabbath, The: Denunciations against Those Who Profane

Neh 13:18; Jer 17:27

Sabbath, The: Punishment of Those Who Profane

Exd 31:14,15; Num 15:32-36

Sabbath, The: The Wicked

Mock at

Lam 1:7


Isa 56:2; Eze 20:13,16


Neh 13:17; Eze 22:8

Wearied by

Amo 8:5

Hide their eyes from

Eze 22:26

Do their own pleasure on

Isa 58:13

Bear burdens on

Neh 13:15

Work on

Neh 13:15

Traffic on

Neh 10:31; 13:15,16

Sometimes pretend to zealous for

Luk 13:14; Jhn 9:16

May be judicially deprived of

Lam 2:6; Hsa 2:11

Sabbath, The: Honouring Of-Exemplified


Num 15:32-34


Neh 13:15,21

The women

Luk 23:56


Act 13:14


Act 16:13


Rev 1:10

Sabbath, The: Dishonouring Of-Exemplified

Gatherers of manna

Exd 16:27

Gatherers of sticks

Num 15:32

Men of Tyre

Neh 13:16

Inhabitants of Jerusalem

Jer 17:21-23


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