Quinn's sabbatical project lost its funding.
Quinn owed some residual time on his sabbatical project but his class commitments were nearly at an end.
The rules for the Sabbatical year (vv.
(5) Sheba`ith (" seventh "), on the sabbatical year (Ex.
Lays down regulations for the observance of (a) the Sabbatical year, vv.
The Babylonian calendars contain explicit directions for the observance of abstention from certain secular acts on certain days which forms a close parallel to the Jewish Sabbatical rules.
The seventh year's fallow prevented the exhaustion of the soil, which was further enriched by the burning of the weeds and spontaneous growth of the Sabbatical year.
So much importance was attributed to this festival that it was chosen as the occasion on which the Law should be recited during the sabbatical year (Deut.
9-20, 39-43), the Sabbatical year (xxv.
Quinn has a sabbatical from teaching and is using it all summer for a college project.