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Seventh-Day Adventists

A branch of Protestantism founded by Ellen G White (1827–1915), which adheres to certain health-related guidelines. Seventh-Day Adventists abstain from alcohol and tobacco; consume a simple, strictly vegetarian diet; exercise; bathe regularly; and may use prayer instead of physicians, who are consulted when necessary.
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The website will provide concise "nuggets" of information for anyone who is time-pressed but interested in a basic introduction to the Adventist church.
He further added, "The government of Rwanda appreciates all the Adventist church programmes in the country, especially those in the education sector, health as well as preparing hearts of people to be good citizens.
Historical Dictionary of Seventh Day Adventists Web site: http://books.
Rajan Zed met with Michael Lee Ryan, General Vice President of Seventh-day Adventist Church; Dr.
New England is the birthplace of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Jennifer Jones' research originated from her Master's thesis, and draws its data from her own participation in the church, extensive correspondence with past and present Adventist musicians and mission staff in PNG, and a rigorous literature search.
TUJUNGA - ``Remember the Sabbath day and keep it holy,'' the fourth of the Ten Commandments, will be the focus of lectures at Sunland-Tujunga Seventh-day Adventist Church beginning Friday.
She concludes that when Adventists wanted to emphasize their separation from the world, they denounced the gender roles of the larger society, and when they de-emphasized separatism and moved toward accommodation, they "advocated gender norms, behaviors, and expectations not out of keeping with those of the wider society" (106).
He represents the Adventist Development and Relief Agency International, or ADRA, a humanitarian organization established in 1984 by the Seventh day Adventist Church to provide disaster relief to individuals and communities.
Stayer, according to a 1998 profile of him that ran in the Orlando Sentinel, is a Seventh-day Adventist pastor turned attorney.
In his introduction, Daniel Heinz, Adventist historian and custodian of European Adventist archives in Friedensau, Germany, emphasizes the theological similarities between Adventists and other Protestant bodies and omits (except for the Sabbath observance) unique Adventist distinctives.
Most Seventh Day Adventists consume very little alcohol, meat, and caffeine, and health researchers suspected this might help explain why Adventists live longer than other Americans and suffer one-seventh as many heart attacks.

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