Quinn's sabbatical project lost its funding.
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.
The rules for the Sabbatical year (vv.
Quinn has a sabbatical from teaching and is using it all summer for a college project.
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.
Perhaps it was the Sabbatical year, when no tribute was due.
9-20, 39-43), the Sabbatical year (xxv.
(5) Sheba`ith (" seventh "), on the sabbatical year (Ex.
Quinn owed some residual time on his sabbatical project but his class commitments were nearly at an end.
21); indeed, so long as the Hebrews were an agricultural people, in a land often ravaged by severe famines, the law of the Sabbatical year could not have been observed.
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.