The Creation - The Creation Slide 4-38:...

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The Creation Slide 4-38: MICHELANGELO: Creation of the Sun, Moon, and Vegetation Canaday, John. Masterpieces by Michelangelo. NY: Crown, 1979. p. 17 Other Sevens from the Old Testament include the Seven acts of creation; 1. light, 2. firmament, 3. plants, 4. heavenly bodies, 5. fish & fowl, 6. animals & humans, 7. rest. The notion that the seventh day was for rest led to the adoption of the weekly Sabbath as a day of rest. But other sacred times of the calendar were based on seven, the seventh or sabbatical year. Leviticus 25: 1-4: And . . . then shall the land keep a Sabbath . . . Six years shall you sow your field, and prune thy vineyard, and gather fruit. But the seventh year shall be a Sabbath of rest unto the land you shall neither sow your field, nor prune your vineyard. and the Jubilee year. Leviticus 25, 8- 11: And you shall number seven Sabbaths of years unto thee, seven times seven years; Then shalt thou cause the trumpet of the jubilee to sound . . . And
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The Creation - The Creation Slide 4-38:...

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