A Little Time With The 1689: Day 290

Day 290 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 8. “…but also are taken up the whole time in the public and private exercises of his worship, and in the duties of necessity and mercy.” Scripture Lookup Matthew 12:1-13 Reflection Hearing about all the activities to be abstained from on the Sabbath,…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 289

Day 289 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 8. “The Sabbath is then kept holy unto the Lord, when men after a due preparing of their hearts, and ordering their common affairs aforehand, do not only observe a holy rest all day, from their own works, words, and thoughts, about their…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 288

Day 288 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 7. “…which from the beginning of the World to the resurrection of Christ, was the last day of the week; and from the resurrection of Christ, was changed into the first day of the week which is called the Lord’s day; and is…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 287

Day 287 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 7. “As it is the Law of nature, that in general a proportion of time by God’s appointment, be set apart for the Worship of God; so by his Word, in a positive-moral, and perpetual Commandment, binding all men, in all Ages, he…

Happy Holy Days?

I once heard a Reformed Baptist say that there are roughly 52 holidays (holy days) on the Reformed church calendar, and they all have the same name: the Lord’s Day. This assertion struck my funny bone at the time, but it has progressively become a reality for me over the years. As one grows in…