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  1. A Reply to "What do the Scriptures say about the Sabbath?"

    A careful review and reply to the arguments on which the worldwide Church of God based its abandonment of the Seventh-day Sabbath.

    Author: Frank B. Holbrook

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  2. Justification by Faith: An Adventist Understanding

    Author: Peter M. van Bemmelen

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  3. October 2004

    faith-affirming perspective. • A creation/flood model should inspire us to look at scientific data in new ways. ... covering the period from 1845 to 1915. The White Estate Document File consists of more than eighty-five ... creation. We share those statements with you not only to keep you informed concerning developments in the ...
  4. The Bible and the Church: Revisiting the Obvious

    This hermeneutical reflection argues that only the Scriptures are capable of leading the church out of the maze of so many ethical options and theological points of view vying for acceptance. In a culture of relativism and consumerism, we should take seriously the self-authenticating claims of the Bible. By submitting to the Scriptures' absolute authority, will the church be able to solve her theological and practical quandaries and remain united under the lordship of Jesus Christ?

    Author: Elias Brasil de Souza

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  5. What the Biblical Text Meant and What It Means

    Author: Ekkehardt Mueller

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  6. The Divisiveness of Theology

    Although theology is needed, doing theology can be divisive. At times this can be inappropriate and harmful. The article explores how negative effects of doing theology can be prevented.

    Author: Ekkehardt Mueller

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  7. Scripture and Conscience in Human Life

    Author: Miroslav M. Kiš

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  8. 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.

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  9. Symposium on the Role of Women in the Church

    This is the first volume we offer to our readers on a topic of interest to the world church. The introduction to the volume provides its historical background and purpose. Each chapter was written by an Adventist scholar and represents excellent scholarship.

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  10. Nature, the Biblical World View, and Postmodernism

    Traces radical changes now occurring in western society regarding biblical values and world views.

    Author: George W. Reid - Retired