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How do Christians observe Sunday?

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How do Christians observe Sunday? Explaining the differing approaches of Christians today 400-600 words Sunday is like the Sabbath for many Christians in today's society. The word Sabbath means rest. We rest on Sunday instead of a Saturday because this is the day Jesus Christ, rose from the dead. Sunday is also a day of worship for many Christians who go to their nearest church for the Sunday service. Many Christians also believe in staying in as the Sabbath is for resting but others disagree and say that you can do what you want on a Sunday just as you do every other day of the week. ...read more.

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It has a set pattern of prayers, readings and sermons. The most important thing in this type of worship is the communion, the bread and wine is brought up to the altar and then the words and actions of Jesus from the last supper are repeated. 'Pulpit-centred' worship is when the sermon is the most important part of the service, the communion is not so important and may not be taken every week, and the minister himself would sometimes make up the prayers, however he would not read them. The 'waiting on the spirit' worship is when the congregation wait for God to speak to them by the Holy Spirit. ...read more.

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They believe that chemists should be open because someone could be really ill, need pills straight away, and would not be able to wait until Monday. Other Christians believe that shops should be open on a Sunday because non-Christians still should have the right to shop. In conclusion, Christians observe Sunday in many different ways according to their denomination and even is some case there may be differences between individuals in the same denomination. Many Christians believe that you should worship on a Sunday some Christians believe that you should stay away from shops and work, while others believe that shopping and working cannot always be avoided on a Sunday. WORDS: 530 ...read more.

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