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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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Gary Fraser, a researcher at Loma Linda University, has written a book that summarizes the results of studies on Seventh-day Adventists, as well as studies of other vegetarians.
in the Village Seventh-day Adventist Church, 75 Sawyer St., South Lancaster.
The Seventh-day Adventist diet restricts the consumption of 'unclean' products such asA drugs, tobacco and alcohol that lead not only to various illnesses but also to 'temptations'.
The Seventh-day Adventist church's list of fundamental beliefs includes the following statement: 'God bestows upon all members of His church in every age spiritual gifts that each member is to employ in loving ministry for the common good of the church and of humanity' (28 Fundamental Beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church).
A Seventh-Day Adventist student has topped the 2018 Physician Licensure Examination.
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The Development of the Seventh-day Adventist Understanding of Ellen G.
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He was a member of the Bethel Haitian Seventh-day Adventist Church in Clinton.
Missionaries representing the various varieties of Adventist groups were soon active among these believers, with Seventh-day Adventist Joseph Bates one of the most successful.
Today in the Washington Post, Adam Greenwald and Geoffrey Nelson-Blake, a 28-year-old Conservative rabbi and a 30-year-old Seventh-day Adventist minister, have some compelling thoughts about the observance of the Sabbath and its increasing popularity, especially among the younger, constantly plugged-in set.
Attorneys on Tuesday filed a civil lawsuit seeking $5 million on behalf of a man who claims to have been molested in Lane County as a child by a Seventh-day Adventist Church youth group leader from Veneta who faced similar accusations involving young boys more than 30 years ago.