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Christmas card campaign to offer support for imprisoned members

Christmas card campaign to offer support for imprisoned members

Seventh-day Adventist human rights advocates are urging church members worldwide to send encouragement in the form of Christmas cards to three members in prison on what church officials say are false...

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More divisions make recommendation to ordination study committee

More divisions make recommendation to ordination study committee

More of the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s 13 world divisions are preparing their recommendation to the world church’s Theology of Ordination Study Committee. The denomination is in the midst of a...

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New documentary explores holistic 'blueprint' of Adventist education

New documentary explores holistic 'blueprint' of Adventist education

Isai Bautista couldn’t read a word—“nada,” he says—when he transferred to the Bronx-Manhattan Seventh-day Adventist School in the third grade. Now he’s graduating from eighth grade with honors,...

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U.S. federal judge strikes down law giving clergy tax-free housing allowance

U.S. federal judge strikes down law giving clergy tax-free housing allowance

A United States federal judge last week ruled that the clergy exemption for paying taxes on income designated for housing is unconstitutional, a ruling that if upheld could affect the compensation...

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At first retention summit, leaders look at reality of church exodus

At first retention summit, leaders look at reality of church exodus

The first global summit focusing on Seventh-day Adventist Church membership retention is revealing the rate and reasons members slip out the back door. It’s the first time the matter has been...

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Adventist Church HQ to give 250K for Philippines relief efforts

Adventist Church HQ to give 250K for Philippines relief efforts

Top officials of the Seventh-day Adventist world church today voted to contribute $250,000 to humanitarian relief efforts in the Philippines in the wake of one of the most devastating typhoons to make...

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