Shabbat/Shupattu article revised

Shoshanna Walker rosewalk at concentric.net
Sun Dec 16 10:51:37 EST 2001


Sorry - that is "Shabbat Shabbaton"




Lev. 23:32

Also, Yom Kippur is "Shabbat Shabbatot" - THE Sabbath of Sabbaths - 
and does not need to fall on the seventh day of the week.

And it's character and purpose is to atone for all our sins - 
prohibition of work is reiterating that no work (worship) is to be 
done, no need to supplicate as in Temple service, just like on the 
weekly Shabbat.

Shoshanna



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