Shabbat shalom

Image - a family celebrates shabbat

“The Sabbath is a day for the sake of life.
Man is not a beast of burden, and the Sabbath is not for the purpose of enhancing the efficiency of his work.”

From Abraham Joshua Heschel,
The Sabbath (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005) 14.

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About HAT

Heather Thiessen (HAT) is a happily married 60-ish, Bible-reading, Presbyterian Church Sunday School teaching and choir singing, small fuel efficient car driving, still pretty much 2nd wave feminist and generally out lesbian Hoosier mom. (There are no monochrome states.) From time to time she teaches religious studies to students at a small liberal arts college in Louisville, Kentucky.
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