Time out

Journal Article

Why, then, did my family and so many others refuse to bale the hay or bring in the grain on Sundays? I suppose one could attribute their (in)action to the stubbornness of habit, but this explanation would miss the point. Sabbath observance, even if not always clearly communicated or understood (its fuller meaning has only dawned on me much later in life), reflected the profound sense that life's success is not to be measured by the extent or pace of our own striving.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Norman Wirzba,

Published Date

  • 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 122 / 14

Start / End Page

  • 24 -

Published By

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0009-5281