Materials: Practical Christian Living (Documents)

Adventists and Homosexuality: The Central Issue in the Debate

This article examines and evaluate the argument that same-sex relationships within a permanent commitment to one partner is theologically acceptable.

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Assisted Human Reproduction—Considerations

What harmonizes or conflicts with the biblical teaching?

Attending Church

Author: 
Ekkehardt Mueller

Beer and Wine: The Bible's Counsel

Study of the biblical passages dealing with alcohol.

Author: 
William H. Shea

BRI Ethics Committee Releases Statements on Transgenderism

The BRI Ethics Committee has developed two opinions about issues related to transgender. One discusses sex-change surgery, the other one marriage of people who have undergone such a procedure. Suggestions are provided as to how to deal with these issues.

Clapping in Church

In my local church clapping during worship service is very common. Is there any biblical support for this practice?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Clean and Unclean Meats

Study of the biblical laws of clean and unclean meat.

Author: 
William H. Shea

Cohabitation: Biblical and Ethical Concerns

How shall Christians respond to an increasing social acceptance of this practice? This brief report provides a biblical perspective.

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Cremation

Is cremation an acceptable Christian method of dealing with the dead?

Author: 
George W. Reid

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