The Lord’s Day (Sunday) Biblical

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

From New Testament times, the church met for worship on the first day of the week, the day of Jesus' resurrection. The Lord's Day has absorbed some features of the Jewish Sabbath, but also differs in important respects. It is a day that incorporates within it all the festivals of the Christian year.


The first day of the week quite early became the regular day on which the church assembled for worship in place of the Jewish Sabbath (Acts 20:7; 1 Cor. 16:2). There is no New...


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