Book Review: From Sabbath To Sunday (1928)

Reblogging for future reference.

Edge Induced Cohesion

From Sabbath To Sunday: A Discussion of the Historical Aspects of the Sabbath Question, Showing How, When, Why, and by Whom the Change Was Made From the Seventh to the First Day of the Week, by Carlyle B. Haynes

Although this is not the most familiar book of this title to contemporary readers, it is a worthwhile book from the early 20th century that offers a pointed critique of Protestant Sundaykeeping practice in light of the clear biblical mandate for Sabbath observance. This book may be more pointed for Sunday keepers in light of the fact that from a defective interpretation of Colossians 2 and a defective understanding of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ in light of the failure to understand and observe the biblical Sabbath, the book still manages to score many points against the Protestant churches of the author’s time by quoting ante- and post-Nicene Church…

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My name is James Pate. This blog is about my journey. I read books. I watch movies and TV shows. I go to church. I try to find meaning. And, when I can’t do that, I just talk about stuff that I find interesting. I have degrees in fields of religious studies. I have an M.Phil. in the History of Biblical Interpretation from Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio. I also have an M.A. in Hebrew Bible from Jewish Theological Seminary, an M.Div. from Harvard Divinity School, and a B.A. from DePauw University.
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