Quinn's sabbatical project lost its funding.
The rules for the Sabbatical year (vv.
Quinn owed some residual time on his sabbatical project but his class commitments were nearly at an end.
In civil affairs, and in the regulation of the jubilees and sabbatical years, the Jews still adhere to the ancient year, which begins with the month Tisri, about the time of the autumnal equinox.
(5) Sheba`ith (" seventh "), on the sabbatical year (Ex.
9-20, 39-43), the Sabbatical year (xxv.
- 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.
Lays down regulations for the observance of (a) the Sabbatical year, vv.