Speaking where the bible speaks, and silent where the bible is silent.

Most denominational churches worship on the first day of the week, but few know why. There are a few denominational churches which worship as if they were still under the law of Moses. These churches haven’t got the message yet that Christ ended the law of Moses. They haven’t received the understanding that the law of Christ is in full effect today. They haven’t obtained the knowledge that the law of Moses, and the law of Christ contradict each other. One of those contradictions is the day of worship. They don’t comprehend whether Christians worship on the 7th day or the 1st day? The Sabbath Day or the Lord’s Day? Nevertheless, what does the scripture say.

What Nation Did God Authorize The Sabbath Day of Rest?

The Sabbath was a sign between God and Israel Ex. 31:17. God made the covenant, the 10 commandments, with Israel only. This covenant was not made with their fathers (Abraham, Isaac, or Jacob), but with those alive on that day (the children of Israel). Ex 34:28; Deut 5:2,3 No Gentile nation was apart of Israel.

Why Were The Children Of Israel Commanded To Keep The Sabbath?

Israel was in bondage for 430 years under Egypt, and had no day of rest. They were slaves under a nation which allowed them no time to revive themselves. God delivered Israel by His mighty hand on this day, and because of this, God commanded Israel and Israel only to keep the Sabbath. Ex 13:3,4; Duet. 5:15

When Was The Sabbath Made Binding Upon The Jewish Nation?

God came down upon Mount Sinai, and made known His holy Sabbath by the hand of Moses. (Neh. 9:13-14).

Was This 7th Day Sabbath Law Ever To Be Taken Away?

“When will the Sabbath be gone?” (Amos 8:5).  “In that day, the Lord God said, that I will cause the sun to go down at noon, and I will darken the earth in the clear day.” (Amos 8:6). When Jesus died on the cross there was darkness over all the land from the sixth hour (12 noon) until the ninth hour (3:00 P.M.) (Matt. 27:45. The death of Jesus on the cross was the time and place when the Sabbath was taken away.

Did God Really Ever Break The Covenant Which Contained The 7th Day Sabbath Law?

“And I took my staff, even Beauty (Christ), and cut it asunder, that I might break my covenant which I had made with all the people, and it was broken in that day” (Zech. 11:10-11).  The day the Sabbath covenant was broken when Jesus was nailed to the cross. (Col. 2:14-17).

Were People Ever Told In The New Testament To Remember The Sabbath Day To Keep It Holy?

Absolutely NOT! The Jews who rejected Christ and his doctrine continued to meet on the Sabbath day. Some Gentile proselytes to Judaism also met on the Sabbath with the Jews. Paul and some others met at this time with them because it gave them an audience to preach the gospel of Christ, and to tell them that, THEY SHOULD WORSHIP GOD CONTRARY TO THE SABBATH LAW. Acts 18:13 Paul emphasized to the Jews that the things written and engraved in stones, THE ENTIRE LAW OF MOSES (Including the 10 commandments and the Sabbath), were done away in Christ. Col. 2:14-16; 2 Cor. 3:7-14

What Events Make The First Day Of The Week The Outstanding Day Of The New Testament?

Jesus arose on the first day. Mk. 16:9 Christ regularly met with his disciples after his resurrection on the first day. Jno. 20:1, 19, 26 Pentecost came on the first day,  Lev. 23:15-16 therefore every event recorded in the second chapter of Acts happened on the first day of the week. The apostles were baptized with the Holy Spirit on the first day. The first gospel sermon proclaiming Jesus to be the Son of God was preached on the first day of the week. The first three thousand were added to the church on the first day. The church assembled on the first day to break bread or to observe the Lord’s Supper Acts 2:42, Acts 20:7, 1 Cor. 16:1-2, 1 Cot. 11:23-33, Heb. 10:25.

Paul wrote concerning the Lord’s supper, “Take eat, this is my body which was broken for you, this do in REMEMBRANCE OF ME.” Again he said, “This cup is the new testament in my blood, this do as oft as you drink of it in REMEMBRANCE OF ME.” Remembering the Lord’s death can only occur on the FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK, and shows the Lord’s death until he comes again. 1 Cor 11:24-26

Conclusion: The prophet Jeremiah declared that God made a new covenant with Israel, and wrote it not in tables of stone, but in their hearts (minds) because Israel, (who God married and divorced) had broken the first covenant. Jer 3:8-11

Because the law of Moses was not faultless, (blood of bulls and goats couldn’t take away sins, and a change in the priesthood) it was necessary the law also be changed. Heb 10:4; Heb 7:12 Therefore, the first covenant was made old and vanished away. Heb 8:13 Contained in that first covenant was the Sabbath, but was not contained in the new covenant, the law of Christ. In the new covenant, Christians remember the Lord’s death on the Lord’s day, (the first day of the week), Acts 20:7 and not the Sabbath day which perished the day Christ was crucified. Col 2:14


Comments on: "Sabbath Day or Sunday, Which Is The Day Of Worship?" (5)

  1. iseh fedrick said:

    brother good day, i love ur post, and i thank you for all posts you have alway sent. God bless you.

  2. Re: “They haven’t obtained the knowledge that the law of Moses, and the law of Christ contradict each other.”

    My comment:

    You are lying. You cannot give Scripture. You cannot give reason. You are simply, lying to bolster the biggest lie of human history, which is Christian Sunday worship.

    You are a liar; while Christians shall not lie because it is transgression of the Law of Moses given him by God Himself to lie.

    See the width of the Law of God, especially in Jesus Christ?

    You are a liar; and I shall be disobedient to the Law of God if I do not tell you that you are a liar.

    • The Law of Moses DOES CONTRADICT the LAW of CHRIST in MANY WAYS.

      1. The law of Moses states eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth
      The law of Christ states turn the other cheek

      2 The law of Moses gives one the right to divorce for any reason Deut 24:1
      The law of Christ gives only one exception for divorce and that being fornication Mt 19:9

      3. The law of Moses had no forgiveness of sins but had their sins rolled back each year
      The law of Christ has forgiveness of sins by the blood of Christ

      4. The law of Moses allowed for multiple wives
      The law of Christ allows for a man to have only one wife

      5. The law of Moses had an high Priest after the order of men
      The law of Christ has an high Priest after the order of the Melchizedek who had no beginning or end of days.

      6. The law of Moses commanded tithing
      The law of Christ forbids tithing and commands freewill offering 1 Cor 16:1,2; 2 Cor 9:6,7

      7. The law of Moses has instruments of Music by the act of the psalmist David Ps 150:1-6
      The law of Christ has only instruments of the heart. Eph 5:19

      8. The law of Moses had the Sabbath day of worship plus 6 other Sabbaths to follow
      The law of Christ met on the first day of the Week, Sunday Acts 20:7

      9. The law of Moses said to love your neighbor and hate your enemy
      The law of Christ said to love your neighbor and your enemy

      10. The law of Moses says there is no son of God for their God was one though the law and the prophets prophesied of the Messiah. Deut 18:15
      The law of Christ declares there is a son of God, and his name is Jesus Christ.

      11. The law of Moses stoned people for being homosexual or committing adultery, etc.
      The law of Christ states states we should judge or condemn no man Mt 7:1-5

      There are literally tons more contradictions the bible speaks of when it comes to the law of Moses and the law of Christ. Needless to say, the law of Moses does not agree with and can NOT coexist with the law of Christ for they contradict one another.

      I am sad that you feel the need to call someone a liar when it’s evident that you are gravely in error by this judgment upon the scriptures and me. I hope and pray that your eyes are opened to the truth of God, and can see the error of your ways and change.

  3. Sister Barnes said:

    Thank you brother God has truly open my eyes to truth each day. I was going church every Sunday but learning old covenant tithing and all that! Now I don’t go church building but assembly with other believers because God don’t dwell in temples made with hands. But thanks for letting me understand Sunday is the first day the Lord’s day. God bless you brother!

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