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What is the biblical basis for the Shemitah not applying to Christians today? [closed]

The Shemitah was many things to the biblical Hebrews, including the 7th year rest given to the land, after it was sown for 6 consecutive years.
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Was tithing 10% required or encouraged by the early church?

I cannot find in the New Testament an obligation on Christians to tithe 10% of their income. Instead I read that it is up the individual to decide: 2 Corinthians 9:7 (NIV1984) Each man should ...