Open Appeal to SDA Theological Seminary Faculty

Open Appeal to SDA Theological Seminary Faculty

Following the publication of the SDA Theological Seminary statement on headship, a group of theologians, pastors, and laypeople have written an open appeal to the seminary faculty. The appeal can be read verbatim below: AN OPEN APPEAL FROM FACULTY, ALUMNI, STUDENTS, AND FRIENDS OF THE SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY TO FACULTY OF THE SEV

Annual Council and Women’s Ordination

Annual Council and Women’s Ordination

As the Seventh-day Adventist Church Annual Council prepares to meet this October, the subject of women’s ordination remains a top priority on its agenda. The meetings will discuss the “Way Forward Statements” from the just-concluded Theology of Ordination Study Committee (TOSC). According to the Adventist News Network (ANN), the GC president, Elder

Adventist Theological Seminary on Headship

Adventist Theological Seminary on Headship

The Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary, the church’s flagship theological training institution, has posted on its website a statement entitled “On the Unique Headship of Christ in the Church.” This seven-page document rejects the idea that “any human can rightly assume a headship role within the church.” The document lacks any detailed info

Church of England Approves Female Bishops

Church of England Approves Female Bishops

Ending 2000 years of practice and 20 years of bitter division, the Church of England approves female bishops. Photo: Lincoln Cathedral, England, by Michael Beckwith (Uploaded by russavia) [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons