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The Sabbath

Observance of the Sabbath includes respect and honor for the sanctity of the day, as well as its enjoyment. Sabbath observance is one of the central commandments of the Jewish way of life: "Remember the Sabbath day and keep it holy (Exodus 20:8)"; "And call the Sabbath a delight and the holy of the Lord honorable (Isaiah 58:13)." More

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