The Conclusion of the Sabbath

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Sabbath Rest

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The Sabbath Breakers

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~JC Dollman, 1896

Description: These 2 golfers in J C Dollman’s painting ‘The Sabbath Breakers’ look unpleasantly surprised to be caught golfing on the links by a pair of stern-looking clerics.

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The Sabbath Eve

(c) Leeds Museums and Galleries (book); Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation
(c) Leeds Museums and Galleries (book); Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation

~The Sabbath Eve by Alexander Johnston (1815–1891)

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Puritan Christmas Ban

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~Public notice from 1659 in Boston regarding the banning the celebrations of Christmas.

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Family Worship (Greuze)

Oh that Protestants would recapture the historic practice of family worship!:

(c) Brighton and Hove Museums and Art Galleries; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation
(c) Brighton and Hove Museums and Art Galleries; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation

The Catechism

A way some people historically kept the Sabbath-They studied the catechism:

(c) Southampton City Art Gallery; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation
(c) Southampton City Art Gallery; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation