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ASTR brings together the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s past and present in order to inspire for the future

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This Week In Adventist History (September 10, 2021)

This week, we learn about Adventist schools with long histories, one in the U.S. state of Michigan and a second in California.

This Week In Adventist History (September 3, 2021)

This week, we learn about the life of Mary Ann Davis, and hear a poem that she wrote, "The Former Things Are Passed Away".

This Week In Adventist History (August 27, 2021)

This week in Adventist history, we learn about Robert J. Kloosterhuis and Henry de Fluiter.


Featured Resources and Tools

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 empirical research, historical research, and historical-theological research.

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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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Photographs

Visit the Adventist Archives' images website.

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