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Lord's Day Observance Society
Day One Christian Ministries, formerly known as the Lord's Day Observance Society (LDOS), is a Christianity, Christian organisation based in the United Kingdom that lobbies for no work on Sunday, the day that many Christians celebrate as the Sabbath in Christianity, Sabbath, a day of rest. This position is based on the fourth (by the Hebrew reckoning) of the Ten Commandments. Day One incorporates Day One Publications (its publishing arm) and the Daylight Christian Prison Trust. Vicars, Fathers, and Deacons are exempt from this lobbying and will work on Sundays. ''The Lord's Day Observance Society'' was founded by Joseph Wilson and Daniel Wilson (bishop), Daniel Wilson in 1831. It became the most powerful Puritan Sabbatarianism, sabbatarian organisation in England, opposed to Sunday newspapers, train travel, and mail delivery. According to Stephen Miller, their "clamor for change provoked a backlash", and there was conflict in Victorian England over this issue for the rest of the ni ...
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