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Sabbath Breaking: Origin of the Sabbatic Idea the Jewish Sabbath the Christian Scriptures and the Sabbath Examination of Sunday Arguments Origin of the Christian Sabbath Testimony of the Christian Fathers the Sabbath During the Middle Ages the Puritan Sab John E Remsburg

Sabbath Breaking: Origin of the Sabbatic Idea the Jewish Sabbath the Christian Scriptures and the Sabbath Examination of Sunday Arguments Origin of the Christian Sabbath Testimony of the Christian Fathers the Sabbath During the Middle Ages the Puritan Sab

John E Remsburg

Published September 27th 2015
ISBN : 9781331465430
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Excerpt from Sabbath Breaking: Origin of the Sabbatic Idea the Jewish Sabbath the Christian Scriptures and the Sabbath Examination of Sunday Arguments Origin of the Christian Sabbath Testimony of the Christian Fathers the Sabbath During the MiddleMoreExcerpt from Sabbath Breaking: Origin of the Sabbatic Idea the Jewish Sabbath the Christian Scriptures and the Sabbath Examination of Sunday Arguments Origin of the Christian Sabbath Testimony of the Christian Fathers the Sabbath During the Middle Ages the Puritan SabbathYou might as well commit murder as violate the Fourth Commandment Of the two evils, murder is the least.The above words, inspired by the announcement of a lecture that I was to deliver on the Sabbath Question, appeared in the correspondence of the Toronto World of December 13, 1884. Strange as these words sound, they yet voice a sentiment that has existed for ages. Three thousand years ago, for a trifling violation of this law, a man was stoned to death. The one who had been chosen to proclaim the law, and who in this case was its executor, was himself an unpunished murderer. Eighteen hundred years ago a man was crucified in Palestine. One of his crimes was Sabbath-breaking. On the very day that he was executed, those who had been instrumental in having him put to death - those who cried, Crucify him! - demanded and obtained the release of a murderer. Fifteen hundred years ago the Christian Sabbath was established.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.