Category Archives: Weekly Rest Day

Spiritual Realities Depicted by the Sabbath

As biblical Israel was delivered from Egyptian bondage and became the people of God, we have been delivered from the bondage of sin and death, redeemed, and if God’s love dwells in our hearts, are now a new creation in … Continue reading

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Sabbath as a Rest Day

The six-day work week and seventh-day Sabbath rest was an important landmark for ancient Israel. God instituted the Sabbath for his people on their way from Egypt to Mount Sinai, making it a sign of a special covenant with them. … Continue reading

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Weekly Rest Day in History and the Bible

Historically, religious traditions have instituted a weekly day of rest and spiritual rejuvenation. For the Jews, based on the Old Testament writings, it is the seventh-day Sabbath or Saturday. For most Christians it has become Sunday, the day of Jesus’ … Continue reading

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