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)? Because God loved them and wanted to give them a day off In order to remember that they were slaves in Mitzrayim (Egypt) and God brought them out In order to give them a chance to learn Torah on Shabbat In order to test their faith in God's ability to sustain them even if they did not work for one day a week Menu Click For Source Devarim 5:15 35 people have so far answered this question That is correct31.4285714286% of people got this wrong. That is not correctOnly 68.5714285714% of people got it right.