Sabbath, March 15, 2008


 Exodus 20:8-11, "Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work: But the seventh day is the sabbath of the LORD thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates: For in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day: wherefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day, and hallowed it."


 “…he gave unto Moses, (the) tables of stone, written with the finger of God." (Exodus 31:18)


 "All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made." (John 1:3)


 "…think to change times and laws.” (Daniel 7:25)


Luke 4:16, "And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up: and, as his custom was, he went into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up for to read."


Romans 6:3-5, "Know ye not, that so many of us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were baptized into his death?  Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.  For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death, we shall be also in the likeness of his resurrection:"


 In A.D.66 when Cestius came against the city, but unaccountably withdrew, the Christians discerned in this the sign foretold by Christ, and fled while 1,100,000 Jews are said to have been killed in the terrible siege in A.D. 70. (The attack of the Roman warrior Titus occurred in 70AD killing the 1,100,000 Jews) Eusebius, Church History, book 3, chap. 5


Matthew 24:20, "But pray ye that your flight be not in the winter, neither on the sabbath day:"


 “…rested the Sabbath day according to the commandment." - Luke 23:56


 “…was in the Spirit on the Lord's day." (Revelation 1:10)


 “…the sabbath, …my holy day” “…the sabbath a delight, the holy of the LORD” (Isaiah 58:13)


 "The Son of man is Lord even of the Sabbath day." in Matthew 12:8.


Hebrews 4:4,8,9 "For he spake in a certain place of the seventh day on this wise, And God did rest the seventh day from all his works. For if Jesus had given them rest, then would he not afterward have spoken of another day.  There remaineth therefore a rest to the people of God."


 Matthew 5:18, "For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled."


 "He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him." (1 John 2:4)


Mark 2:27, "The Sabbath was made for man."


"…blessed the seventh day, and sanctified it.” (Genesis 2:3)


“…Abraham obeyed my voice, and kept my charge, my commandments, my statutes, and my laws." - Genesis 26:5


Acts 20:20, "…kept back nothing that was profitable unto you.”


Acts 20:27, "…not shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God."


Malachi 3:6, "I am the Lord, I change not."


“…the same yesterday, and today, and for ever." (Hebrew 13:8)


"…from one Sabbath to another, shall all flesh come to worship before me, saith the LORD." (Isaiah 66:23)


"…God blessed the seventh day and sanctified it." (Genesis 2:3)


PARAPHRASED... what this God has blessed no man can reverse it. (see Numbers 23:20)


"For Thou blessest, O Lord, and it shall be blessed for ever." 1 Chronicles 17:27


we ought to obey God rather then man.” (Acts 5:29)


"…shall keep the Sabbath, to observe the Sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant." (Exodus 31:16)


"…I gave them my sabbaths, to be a sign between me and them, that they might know that I am the LORD that sanctify them. (Ezekiel 20:12)  


“…shall be a sign between me and you, that ye may know that I am the LORD your God." (Ezekiel 20:20)


"Know ye not that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness? (Romans 6:16)


"…the commandment of God of none effect by your tradition... But in vain they do worship Me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men." -Matthew 15:6,9 


"For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called; but God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty." 1 Corinthians 1:26,27.


"…let God be true, but every man a liar” (Romans 3:4)


“we ought to obey God rather then man.” (Acts 5:29)


“having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof: from such turn away.” (-2 Timothy 3:5)


"Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth." -2 Timothy 3:7


“…time of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men everywhere to repent." (Acts 17:30)


"If ye love Me, keep My commandments." In John 14:15.


"If thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments." (Matthew 19:17)


,"…whosoever shall keep the whole law, and yet offend in one point, he is guilty of all." (James 2:10)


"…sin is the transgression of the law." (1 John 3:4)


"Not of works, lest any man should boast." (Ephesians 2:9)


"…the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man." (Ecclesiastes 12:13)


James 2:19, "…the devils also believe, and tremble."


"…faith without works is dead" -James 2:20


"…heard the voice of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day” (Genesis 3:8)


"And being made perfect, He became the author of eternal salvation unto all them that obey Him." (Hebrews 5:9)


"There is a way that seemeth right unto a man; but the end thereof are the ways of death." (Proverbs 16:25)


"Spiritual things...are spiritually discerned." (1 Cor. 2:13,14)


"Not every one that saith unto Me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven, but he that doeth the will of My Father which is in heaven." (Matthew 7:21)


"He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination." (Proverbs 28:9)


“…what shall it profit a man if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?" (Mark 8:36)


“Your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have need of all these things; but seek ye first the kingdom of God and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you." (Matthew 6:32,33)


“have not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread." (Psalm 37:25)


"Well done, good and faithful servant." -Matthew 25:21 

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