the lord's day

the lord's day
Sunday, the Christian Sabbath, the day of rest.

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  • The Lord's Day — Lord Lord, n. [OE. lord, laverd, loverd, AS. hl[=a]ford, for hl[=a]fweard, i. e., bread keeper; hl[=a]f bread, loaf + weardian to look after, to take care of, to ward. See {Loaf}, and {Ward} to guard, and cf. {Laird}, {Lady}.] 1. One who has… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • the Lord's Day — ► the Lord s Day Sunday. Main Entry: ↑lord …   English terms dictionary

  • the Lord's Day — Sunday. → lord …   English new terms dictionary

  • the Lord's Day — Sunday …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Service for the Lord's Day — is the name given to the general format or ordering of worship in the Presbyterian Church (USA). There is a great deal of liberty given toward worship in that denomination, so while the Service for the Lord s Day is extremely common, it is not… …   Wikipedia

  • The Day of the Lord — The End of the World, also known as The Great Day of His Wrath by John Martin. The Day of the Lord is a Biblical term and theme used in both the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament) and the New Testament. A related expression is the Great Day as in The… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord's Day —    The first day of the week is not the Sabbath, but the Lord s Day, and as such has been observed since the Resurrection of our Lord, of which it is the weekly commemoration. From the New Testament itself we learn that the first day of the week …   American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Lord's Day Alliance of the United States — The Lord’s Day Alliance of the United States exists to encourage Christians to observe Sunday, as the Lord s Day.They say that, The LDA has been the one national organization whose sole purpose is to maintain and cultivate the first day of the… …   Wikipedia

  • The Lord's Prayer — Lord Lord, n. [OE. lord, laverd, loverd, AS. hl[=a]ford, for hl[=a]fweard, i. e., bread keeper; hl[=a]f bread, loaf + weardian to look after, to take care of, to ward. See {Loaf}, and {Ward} to guard, and cf. {Laird}, {Lady}.] 1. One who has… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Lord's Supper — Lord Lord, n. [OE. lord, laverd, loverd, AS. hl[=a]ford, for hl[=a]fweard, i. e., bread keeper; hl[=a]f bread, loaf + weardian to look after, to take care of, to ward. See {Loaf}, and {Ward} to guard, and cf. {Laird}, {Lady}.] 1. One who has… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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