Reservations for Food and Sleep

Cawdrey and Palmer:

“That by a day in the Commandment, is meant a natural day, allowed both for our working days, and God’s resting day, but with the known necessary Reservations for food and sleep, and other works of mercy…”

~Sabbatum redivivum: or, the Christian sabbath vindicated, part 2 chapter 5 (1652), 183.

Source: http://www.puritanboard.com/showthread.php/90810-Physical-Rest-on-the-Lord-s-Day

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