Sign Up For A Daily Bible Question Straight To Your Inbox! Name: Email: We respect your email privacy Please Like and Share our Site: Bible Quiz The Bible Quiz - Why did Bnei Yisrael (the Children of Israel) have to observe Shabbat (Sabbath)? Topic Q 2619 Question 1 of 1 Vaetchanan Score of 60 Why did Bnei Yisrael (the Children of Israel) have to observe Shabbat (Sabbath)? In order to test their faith in God's ability to sustain them even if they did not work for one day a week Because God loved them and wanted to give them a day off In order to give them a chance to learn Torah on Shabbat In order to remember that they were slaves in Mitzrayim (Egypt) and God brought them out Menu Click For Source Devarim 5:15 34 people have so far answered this question That is correct32.3529411765% of people got this wrong. That is not correctOnly 67.6470588235% of people got it right.