EX 35:1-3 Sabbath Law

Scripture

Moses assembled all the congregation of the children of Israel, and said to them, “These are the words which YHWH has commanded, that you should do them. 2 ‘Six days shall work be done, but on the seventh day there shall be a holy day for you, a Sabbath of solemn rest to YHWH: whoever does any work in it shall be put to death. 3 You shall kindle no fire throughout your habitations on the Sabbath day.’ ”

Speaker: Moses | Bible Version: TCMV

Law

  • Six days shall work be done,

  • But on the seventh day there shall be a holy day for you, a Sabbath of solemn rest to YHWH:

  • You shall kindle no fire throughout your habitations on the Sabbath day.

Judgement

  • Whoever does any work in it shall be put to death.

  • Everyone who profanes it shall surely be put to death;

EX 31:14 (TCMV)

  • For whoever does any work therein, that soul shall be cut off from among his people.

EX 31:14 (TCMV)

Biblical Example

This is a biblical example of the Sabbath Law not being followed.

  • In those days I saw some men treading wine presses on the Sabbath in Judah, bringing in sheaves, and loading donkeys with wine, grapes, figs, and all kinds of burdens which they brought into Jerusalem on the Sabbath day; and I testified against them in the day in which they sold food. 16 Some men of Tyre also lived there, who brought in fish and all kinds of wares, and sold on the Sabbath to the children of Judah, and in Jerusalem. 17 Then I contended with the nobles of Judah, and said to them, “What evil thing is this that you do, and profane the Sabbath day?

Nehemiah 13:15-17 (WEB)

Interesting Facts

  • For it is a sign between me and you throughout your generations, that you may know that I am YHWH who sanctifies you.

EX 31:13 (TCMV)

  • For in six days I made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day; therefore I blessed the Sabbath day, and made it holy.

EX 20:11 (TCMV)

Present Day Example

This is a present day example of the Sabbath Law being followed.

  • An individual that gathered and prepared his food on Friday; then rested on Saturday, in his place, along with his household, animals and servants.