For the two or three years after that discussion, Bill and I kept our Sabbaths
pretty faithfully and found it to be one of our best family decisions.
In 1879 there emerged the first of a series of organizations in New-York City devoted to increasing Sabbath
With their inception in 1968, Black Sabbath
pioneered a sound that would form the basis of heavy metal, and to this day continues to influence bands the world over.
This year, the two holidays fall out on the Sabbath
Ibn Ezra, in his commentary on Genesis 1:5 and expanded upon in his Epistle on the Sabbath
[Iggeret haShabbat], takes issue with the Rashbam.
Well, we know who gave the Sabbath
, and what it was--the gift of a day to worship and rest from work.
A friend of mine has made the decision to follow the practice of Sabbath
according to the strict Orthodox Jewish rules.
He first asserts that "[t]here is nothing unnatural about Heschel's view of the Sabbath
...." While I agree that minutes, seconds and hours are artificial subdivisions of natural time units, the Sabbath
is not a marking or measure of any natural time unit.
are planning their first tour in nearly 20 years.
Citizens require law enforcement services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week which, at times, compels supervisors to schedule employees to work on their Sabbaths
. In Beadle v.
Whether you find sustenance in the Eucharist or your family's gobs-of-pasta Sunday dinner, whether you get wrapped up in your garden or the music of Miles Davis, honoring the Sabbath
is an essential anchor to living a spiritual life
Birmingham pub The Crown which hosted Black Sabbath
, Led Zeppelin and UB40 sold to developers
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.
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.
The twenty-first year of the Lollapalooza festival gets underway on Friday with performances from perhaps the most anticipated set of the evening, a reunited Black Sabbath
. Tickets for the music festival sold out months ago but are in such high demand that they're currently being sold on (http://www.ticketliquidator.com/tix/tickets.aspx?evtid=1707843) secondary markets with the cheapest 3-day pass costing almost $400.