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This Week in Adventist History (May 13, 2022)

Learn about the lives of Ervin and Mildred Sorensen, Adventist Church workers in the Southern Asia Division and the Far Eastern Division for over a total…

This Week in Adventist History (May 6, 2022)

This week, we learn about the organization of the first Seventh-day Adventist congregation in the US state of Utah, about George I. Butler's post-General…

This Week in Adventist History (April 29, 2022)

This week, learn a bit about Sabbath-keepers in the US state of Iowa and about Abram La Rue, pioneer missionary to Asia.

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Studies on Unity and Governance

Studies and statements related to the subjects of unity and church governance, which were released by the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, can be found here.

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Scholarship and Research

Here you can find resources related to human-subject research, historical research, and historical-theological research, as well as information on how to use our Archives and Library resources.

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Theology of Ordination

This set of subpages is the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s repository of official documents, various General Conference (GC) committee actions, resources, and links pertaining to ordination. Its purpose is to encourage productive study, reflection, and discussion as a global Church family.

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