As an example, a good friend of mine was very upset because his neighbor did some work on Sunday. Really now, there is no place in the Bible where we are told not to work on Sunday. In fact, Christians argue about whether the Sabbath is Saturday or Sunday. Some reject the Sabbath (Saturday) and keep the Lord's day (Sunday). That is a tradition and commandment of men.
Paul said, "Ye observe days, (Sunday or Saturday) and months, and times, and years. I am afraid for you, lest I have bestowed upon you labour in vain" (Gal. 4:10-11). This makes us wonder if vain labour has been bestowed on Christians who make a big deal about Saturday and Sunday.
about Saturday or Sunday Sabbath and was not quite sure which day I should observe. I heard some very convincing arguments for Saturday from some friends and some others showed pretty good logic for Sunday.
Gal. 4:10-11 settles my mind and I now believe that neither group is all the way right or wrong: Jesus said, "This is MY commandment, that ye love one another" (John 15:12). Jesus healed on the Sabbath when love indicated the need was greater than the law. He taught that the SPIRIT of the law is more important than the LETTER of the law. The spirit of the law then is fulfilled in self-sacrificing love. That is why Jesus said, "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends" (John 15:13).
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