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5 Faith Facts about Ben Carson: Retired Neurosurgeon, Seventh-Day Adventist
Originally Posted: 05/04/2015 - 11:37am | Type: Blog

Carson is now known as a culture warrior whose criticisms of President Obama have made him a favorite of conservatives Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon once best known for sep ...

Seventh-Day Adventists to Decide in 2015 on Women’s Ordination
Originally Posted: 10/16/2014 - 10:12am | Type: Blog

Seventh-day Adventists opted for a middle-way approach on the divisive issue of women’s ordination on Oct. 14, kicking the question to next year’s worldwide meeting without taking a firm stance either for or a ...

Seventh-day Adventist Pastor Plans to Flirt with Atheism for 12 Months
Originally Posted: 01/03/2014 - 4:50pm | Type: Blog

California pastor Ryan Bell has a novel New Year’s resolution. For one year, he proclaimed, he will “live without God.” California pastor  Ryan Bell  has a novel New Year’s reso ...

Adventists Call Female Ordinations 'Serious Mistake'
Originally Posted: 10/19/2012 - 10:10am | Type: Blog

Leaders of the Seventh-day Adventist Church on Tuesday said recent decisions by two regional bodies to allow ordained female pastors were "serious mistakes," and women who are ordained won't be ...

Seventh-day Adventists Face Pressure in Allowing Women Clergy
Originally Posted: 09/04/2012 - 6:02pm | Type: Blog

Two U.S. regional groups of the Seventh-day Adventist Church have recently approved the ordination of women pastors, moving faster than the worldwide church’s study of the issue. ...

Seventh-day Adventists File Suit Over Door-to-Door Solicitations
Originally Posted: 07/16/2012 - 4:01pm | Type: Blog

Seventh-day Adventists have filed a federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of two ordinances in an Alabama city that the church says bars it and other religious groups from door-to-door solicitation ...