Sabbath


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a day of rest and worship: Sunday for most Christians

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Attired as he was, he slipped from the paternal doors, and found himself in the cool spring air, the thin spring sunshine, and the great Sabbath quiet of the city, which was now only pointed by the cawing of the rooks.
On the Sabbath day, when the congregation were singing a holy psalm, he could not listen because an anthem of sin rushed loudly upon his ear and drowned all the blessed strain.
Through one violet-stained window a soft light glowed, where, no doubt, the organist loitered over the keys, making sure of his mastery of the coming Sabbath anthem.
Some gathered in little circles, huddled closely together, with their mouths all whispering in the centre; some went homeward alone, wrapt in silent meditation; some talked loudly, and profaned the Sabbath day with ostentatious laughter.
The next day, however, being the Sabbath, he preached a discourse which was held to be the richest and most powerful, and the most replete with heavenly influences, that had ever proceeded from his lips.
Then he said to them, "The sabbath was made for man, not man for the sabbath.
Stemming from the Genesis narrative in which God rests after the work of creation and specifically blesses a day for humans to do the same, Sabbath reminds us that being human is about something more than work.
The event is dedicated to Black Sabbath fans that have Black Sabbath (BS) shop productions such as T shirts, and posters, or other BS stuff such as recordings, and drums sticks.
For fans this doesn't really matter and if you are a Black Sabbath fan the only thing you will be interested in is that the documentary The End of the End about the band's triumphant final concert will be screened tomorrow at Pantheon Cinema in Nicosia at 8.
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame writes that Black Sabbath "pursued such themes as war, social chaos, the supernatural, the afterlife, and the timeless conflict between good and evil.
FORMER Black Sabbath star Bill Ward has revealed he is "heartbroken" that he could not rejoin Black Sabbath for their final album and world tour.
I am certain God is looking at your heart (and not your skin colour) but our scriptures embody and espouse a higher reverence for the Sabbath than your physical demeanor.
And while Sabbath will forever be associated with original wild man of rock Ozzy Osbourne, Bromsgrovebased Chris Hopkins has seen them with five other singers, too.
We propose that distinctive, high-cost, and meaningful Christian practices, such as Sabbath keeping, may be related to the internalization of religion-and thus increased well-being--when they occur within a community.