Lord's day


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LORD'S DAY. The same as Sunday. (q.v.) Dies Dominicus non est juridicus. Co. Litt. 135; Noy's Max. 2.

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Large shop owners will not get poorer, they ought to respect the Lord's day, Sunday, like all other public holidays, he was quoted as saying by the CyBC.
In those days Sundays held a special status; no 24/7 then and the Lord's Day Observance Society ensured that no cinemas could open on Sundays.
Finally, to round off the weekend, for those with some party left in them on the Lord's Day, Shelter Sunday's is still providing that feel good vibe.
Reverend Raymond Robinson, whose congregation held placards and handed out leaflets on Donegall Avenue, said: "Our opposition is to the breaking of observance of the Lord's day."
The 23 disputations consider such issues as the canonical and apocryphal books, the person of the father and of the son, good and bad angels, the law of God, and the Sabbath and the Lord's Day. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)
With Hilda's foraging not stopping, The change of law on Sunday shopping, So very much to Fred's dismay Brought her heaven on The Lord's Day. Her shopping now went on at length, Till greater effort taxed her strength.
The essays, with several additions, were contributions at a conference cosponsored by Fuller Theological Seminary's Just Peacemaking Institute and the Lord's Day Alliance.
Back then, the "Lord's Day'' was set aside for rest, family and worship.
The more we chip away at Sunday being the Lord's Day, the worse it is for our country."
MATCH-WINNER Jim Allenby is delighted Glamorgan are starting to back up his words with actions after booking a Lord's day out.
But, as long as I get the time off later on in the week, I've no objection to working on the so-called Lord's Day.