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Published: 04 March 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385554-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8555-4
... Sabbath Tseng 2004.2.4 06:59 AND GOLD / sheet 143 of 332 he names of aip’s James Nicholson and Samuel Arkoff are usually Tabsent from lists of importers of foreign art films in the 1960s. Arkoff, in particular...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375883-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7588-3
... fully with Christian teaching and, in particular, to begin observing the Sabbath. Th ree economics, labor, and time here in chapter 2 I off ered a critical historical geography of W mission stations, here my focus shift s from space and place to time. In this chapter...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter examines Antigua’s 1831 slave rebellion, in which enslaved people protested the outlawing of their Sunday market, due to missionary preoccupation with Sabbath reverence and riots in the capital, St. John’s, and a series of fires across several rural estates. This unfolded in the...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-055
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... acquiring the Cossack ethos. Interestingly the Cossacks are less a√ected by the narra- tor’s Jewish identity than by his intellect; he can read, and they can’t. But his Jewish identity continues to tug at him at odd moments. In ‘‘Gedali’’ he leaves his unit one Sabbath eve to wander around the Polish...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382829-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8282-9
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
... Ryland or Old African Baptist Church in Richmond, Virginia. Here he witnessed the merging of what has been called the "invisible institution" of the slaves with the black churches of the freedom generation. Many say the Negroes receive religious education-that Sabbath worship is...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
... white girl, who offered to teach a Sabbath School for the slaves, notwithstanding public opinion and the law was opposed to it. Books were furnished and she commenced the school; but the news soon got to our owners that she was teaching us to read. This caused quite an excitement in the...
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-041
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
... hard labour. At the same time he did not eat or drink, and he never needed any rest. But every Friday at sun-down, at the beginning of the Sabbath, the rabbi would take the plug out of Golem’s mouth. Straight away the servant would stiffen, and stay as motionless as a statue, as inert clay, and...
Published: 30 March 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382362-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8236-2
... used nun for sanctimonial and left the other usages intact. We have retained the slightly pretentious optimates for nobles where it appears, and Quadragesima for Lent. We have consistently translated Sabbath as Saturday. I. Heffernan. SacredBiography.136-65. argues for translating virtutesas...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
... them a strong desire to learn how to read. This desire soon sprang up in the others also. They very soon mustered up some old spelling-books, and nothing would do but that I must keep a Sabbath school. I agreed to do so, and accordingly devoted my Sundays to teaching these my loved fellow-slaves...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... days.” Well, beloved, here Jesus’ heart was upon the people that would suVer in the awful tribu- lation that was coming to Jerusalem forty years after His ascension. He says to them, “But pray ye that your flight be not in the winter, neither on the Sabbath day.” Jesus was the Son of God but He...
Published: 17 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388159-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8815-9
... on a mat on the veranda reading the Bible opened up in front of him and—equipped with a ruler and a number of colored pencils I had brought him from Europe— underlining those passages he considered particularly important. At other times, he would revise the sermon of the previous Sabbath...
Book Chapter

By Tony Ballantyne
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375883-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7588-3
... of labor, 123; and time, 123 Clocks, 123, 125 Carey, William, 44, 227– 28 Clothing, 12, 96, 119, 252; color of, 58, 88; Carib be an, 178 from mission stations, 94; and Sabbath- Cartwright, Robert, 49, 56 keeping, 88, 129, 277n99 Catholicism, 13, 68...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-103
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
..., and of an American Sabbath and sanctuary, present themselves to my mind with a force and charm which I never experienced before. Despite myself, a feeling of sadness passes through my mind, and I begin to inquire, must one leave all for Christ and his cause? Are his claims superior to all others...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385592-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8559-2
... large part on confessions. Influenced by halluci- nations that were mainly sexual in origin, these hysterics admitted to sex with the devil, to having been impregnated by him, and to attending his Sabbath celebra- tions. From such material the legends formed. One of the most frequent tests to which...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
... lecturer expressed the pleasure it gave him to be once more in his native town to see many of those with whom he had gone to the same day and Sabbath Schools. He had done much travelling since he left here, having visited America, Europe and a part of the West Indies. He had come here as President of...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
..., Acts, xx, 37, 38. A [thirty-] three years ministry had excited such reciprocal endearments, that made the parting like tearing soul and body asunder. More than one thousand five hundred Sabbaths have I spent with you, the most of them in this house. More than one hundred and thirty seasons of...
Published: 01 January 2000
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
... Ryland or Old African Baptist Church in Richmond, Virginia. Here he witnessed the merging of what has been called the "invisible institution" of the slaves with the black churches of the freedom generation. Many say the Negroes receive religious education-that Sabbath worship is...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396031-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9603-1
... congregation, four years old, located in Second street, near the East River, a very favorable location, it being contiguous to a large number of our people residing in that part of the city, and who need to be brought under the influence of the Church and of the Sabbath School, and who live quite...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-044
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
.... Ashwood. The last named rendered a recitation and the chairman then called on Mr. Garvey to deliver his address. The lecturer expressed the pleasure it gave him to be once more in his native town to see many of those with whom he had gone to the same day and Sabbath Schools. He had done much...