A sabbath day's journey


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How far or long is it? Is it different from any other day’s journey?


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[quote=mark a]How far or long is it? Is it different from any other day’s journey?
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Mark,

I don’t have my Bible handy, but I think it was about half a mile. The Jews forbade (and some still do) work on the Sabbath, and when they codified that they specified a particular distance beyond which walking was considered work. So it was a good bit shorter than a regular day’s journey.

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