October 22, 2012
World Religion News

Headlines From Religion News Service

Non-Religious Population Shows Rapid Growth

One in five Americans claim no religious affiliation.

Evangelical Coalition Rallies Behind Family Planning

Some leaders are affirming access to contraceptives.

Pope Marks 50th Anniversary of Vatican II

The Catholic church hopes to stem secularism with year-long commemoration.

Taliban Unrepentant After Attack on Pakistani Teen

The 14-year-old student is now receiving treatment in the UK.


Annual Council 2012 Special Report

Church Leaders Respond to Union Actions on Ministerial Ordination

Measure follows three hours of respectful discussion.

Sabbath Sermon: Never Doubt--God Is in Control

The General Conference president calls church leaders to unite in spreading the three angels' messages.

This Week's Special Features

Death in the Family

Cliff's Edge: Cliff Goldstein's shares his personal tragedy and reminds us of the nature of the God we love.

Listening to the Spirit

Adventist Life: Cedric Vine reminds us that it is the Holy Spirit that dynamically drives the church forward.

Holy Conversations

Editorial: Bill Knott reminds us of the importance of being called together.

Responding to the Call of Ministry

October 18 Cover Story: These college students are making a huge difference around the world, says Ashley Batiste.

When the Prophet Is Silent

Feature: In using the writings of Ellen G. White, we must be careful, says Tim Poirier.  

The Question of Ordination

October 11 Cover Story: Adventist Review editor Bill Knott interviews Artur Stele, director of the Biblical Research Institute, about the study under way on this important issue. 

Election 2012

Web Exclusives: During this election season the Adventist Review presents two articles on biblical principles for exercising our citizenship. Ryan Bell shares "Loving Your Neighbor at the Ballot Box," and S. Joseph Kidder authors "Voting Wisely."

Embezzlement in the Church

Web Exclusive: Easy access to church funds creates the opportunity to defraud the congregation, says General Conference treasurer Robert E. Lemon. 


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