lords-day

Lord's day

noun
the, Sunday.

Origin:
1175–1225; Middle English

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Lord's Day
 
n
the Lord's Day the Christian Sabbath; Sunday

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Lord's day definition


only once, in Rev. 1:10, was in the early Christian ages used to denote the first day of the week, which commemorated the Lord's resurrection. There is every reason to conclude that John thus used the name. (See SABBATH.)

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