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The practical sabbatarian or, Sabbath-holiness crowned with superlative happiness by John Wells

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Published by [s.n.] in London .
Written in English


  • Sabbatarians,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Sabbath,
  • Puritans

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPuritan collection of English and American literature
The Physical Object
Pagination787 p. 20 cm.
Number of Pages787
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25486135M

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  * Explores the connection of Sabbath to creation and deliverance * Highlights the author's experiences in a sabbath-keeping culture (Tel Aviv, Israel) * Draws ideas from other sabbath-keepers of all ages and backgrounds * Practical * Hopeful * Includes questions for reflection * Features Jewish sabbath prayersReviews:   The Lord’s Day is a blessing that the Lord has given to His people. “God prohibits certain activities on the Sabbath day in order to free us for communion and fellowship with Him and with one another.”8. Bownd’s book was based on lectures given circa /86 at the Monday combination lecture in Bury St. Edmunds.   The Sabbatarian Network has been maintained in the public interest since January 1, for the sole purpose of providing Spiritual Understanding and The Light of Truth in a world filled with deceit and selfishness. Love is the only motivation for the development of this network, and while we seek no monetary reward, we do seek to provide a deeper understanding for "Like Minded" followers of. Sabbatarianism advocates the observation of the Sabbath in Christianity, in keeping with the Ten Commandments. The observance of Sunday as a day of worship and rest is a form of first-day Sabbatarianism, a view which was historically heralded by nonconformist denominations, such as Congregationalists, Presbyterians, Methodists, and Baptists, as well as many Episcopalians.

Elegant, passionate, and filled with the love of God's creation, Abraham Joshua Heschel's The Sabbath has been hailed as a classic of Jewish spirituality ever since its original publication--and has been read by thousands of people seeking meaning in modern life. In this brief yet profound meditation on the meaning of the Seventh Day, Heschel, one of the most widely respected religious leaders 4/5(8).   The Sabbath Experiment is an invitation to rediscover the amazing gift God has given us in celebrating Sabbath keeping. The book is practical, but also provides a thorough theological foundation. It’s accessible, but doesn’t lack depth of insight. It’s inviting and winsome, but also not afraid to challenge our cultural s: 5. Dan B. Allender, in this book, lays out a practical balance between those two mindsets. I enjoyed this book because, although it did not tell me that I “must keep the Sabbath,” it encouraged me to figure out a day to rest. Whether that is a full day or a few hours, the author left it up to the reader to decide/5(62). The book includes step-by-step directions on how to conduct your own personal Sabbath retreat whether it is a few days, one day, a portion of a day or a period of time. This book not only awakens our need for Sabbath – without causing shame or guilt, but gives time-proven actions to be taken to incorporate rest, renewal and delight in our.