7-day week because 7 was 1/4 of 28.  Jews reckoned day as beginning at sunset.  Old Testament confusion on months, years.  Origin of almost sacred sanction of 7-day week.  Primitive time based on lunar month.  Urantia Papers use current usage.  Paradise cycle is 2 billion Urantia years.  Paradise-Havona standard day is about 1000 Urantia years.  Satania-Jerusem day is 3 Urantia days; week is 10 Jerusem days; year is 100 days.  Standard time is local universe, Salvington time.  Uversa day is 30 Urantia days; year is 100 days. 
Criterion by which self evaluates life.  Cushions premature escape from barriers to human action.  Enables finite to coexist with Infinite.  Greatest aid and most formidable obstacle to reality perception.  Permits growth for that which grows.  Time lag of mercy before fruition of evil and judgment. 
Gravity responses of spirit, mind, and matter are independent of.  Imports of Time portray time necessary to complete task.  Jesus’ Creator prerogatives not limited by time; his miracles abridged time.  Lucifer attempted to short-circuit. 
Circular simultaneity displaces consciousness of linear sequence.  Cognizance by mind, spirit, and personality.  Coming into existence of time.  Exists by virtue of motion and mind awareness of sequentiality.  Experience in eternity.  Fragment of nonbeginning, nonending continuum.  Indirect bestowal of Paradise.  Is relative.  Motions of time are currents in stream of eternity.  Neither absolute nor infinite.  Nonexistent on Paradise.  Nonexistent to sleeping survivors.  Not measured by space.  Of little consequence in Havona.  Relationship to eternity.  Rest is negative utilization of.  Sequence blurs at upper limits of finite.  Shadow of eternity on moving panoply of space.  Succession-arrangement whereby events are perceived by analysis.  Time and space inseparable in superuniverses; vital factor. 
Always difficult suddenly to accept advanced truth.  Dedicate to contemplation of eternal realities.  Essential to all human adjustment, except moral and spiritual.  Fatally squandered only when buried in neglect.  Humans are born, live, and die in an instant of time.  In morontia, no longer available to circumvent disagreeable obligations.  Life is a day’s work; do it well.  Maturity directly related to length of time consciousness.  Time is the one universal endowment.