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To: Blzbba

Because startinga fire was considered 'work' in the Torah, and was forbidden on the Sabbath.


10 posted on 05/17/2005 12:47:42 PM PDT by JAWs
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To: JAWs

At that time, starting a fire WAS work.


17 posted on 05/17/2005 12:55:47 PM PDT by lugsoul
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To: JAWs
Yes, but burning X amount of camel chips to cook a particular meal for the next day sort of has a limited burn time.

Modern utilities present other problems.

Not that modern technology can't over come them, but the market might be a tad limited.

124 posted on 05/17/2005 2:00:02 PM PDT by Calvin Locke
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