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  1. Seventh-day Adventists to decide whether women can become clergyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... and the space for Southeastern California Conference "president" is left blank in the official Seventh-day Adventist directory, or yearbook. Now the Adventists, a group that has long resisted creating extensive doctrine and rules, are looking at ...

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  2. Millennial View: Catherine Rampell - Using 'religious liberty' as a weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... observance provide a helpful illustration. One landmark case was 1963's Sherbert v. Verner, in which a Seventh-day Adventist was fired because she wouldn't work Saturdays. The state denied her jobless benefits, saying she was fired for cause. The ...

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  3. Americans are entitled to religious freedom, but there are limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    ... provide a helpful illustration. One landmark case was 1963's Sherbert v. Verner , in which a Seventh-day Adventist was fired because she wouldn't work on Saturdays. The state denied her jobless benefits, saying she was fired for cause. The Supreme ...

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  4. Rampell: Weaponizing religious libertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... observance provide a helpful illustration. One landmark case was 1963's Sherbert v. Verner, in which a Seventh-day Adventist was fired because she wouldn't work Saturdays. The state denied her jobless benefits, saying she was fired for cause. The ...

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  5. Why gay rights are wrongRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... than me. Of course, I have my prejudices. For example, I dislike roast baigan, three-piece suits, and Seventh-Day Adventist pastor Clive Dottin. But that is only because Pastor Dottin looks like a roast baigan in a three-piece suit. In any case, as ...

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  6. Historic convention expected to pump more than $40 million into San Antonio economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Business Journal

    San Antonio is bracing for what local leaders anticipate will be the largest and longest convention held in this city. Approximately 65,000 people are expected to converge on San Antonio for the 60th Quinquennial General Conference Session of the Seventh-day Adventist.

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  7. Travelers advised to arrive early at the airport starting ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... be longer than normal for the next two weeks. The 60th Quinquennial General Conference Session of the Seventh-day Adventist will start Thursday and run through July 11. At the peak of the conference, 65,000 attendees are expected to attend. With ...

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  8. Even as civic sphere secularizes, ironies aboundRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | HeraldSun.com

    ... elcome not to hunt on Sundays, but I'm not sure why it's OK for him to do it on Saturday but not for a Seventh-Day Adventist to do it on Sunday. Bob Ashley is editor of The Herald-Sun. You can reach him at 919-419-6678 or bashley@heraldsun.com.

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  9. Father kills mother; mothera s relatives adopt daughter; paternal...Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Washington Post

    Father and mother split when their daughter Odetta was an infant. Father was born in West Africa, and was apparently a nonpracticing Muslim; mother was born in Haiti, and was a Seventh Day Adventist.

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  10. Adventists to the - Church members worked on the Sabbath to help fire victims back on their feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Gleaner

    ... said. "I don't have enough words to express how thankful I am to God for the help received from the Seventh-day Adventist Church members and others who came right on time. The kind of help we got was totally overwhelming." The fire started one ...

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  11. Dr. Ben Carson will speak at Briarwood Church on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Alabama Live

    Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson speaks April 30, 2015, at the Arthur Outlaw Mobile Convention Center in Mobile, Ala., during a fundraising dinner for the University of Mobile. Carson announced his official run for U.S. president within days, sparking questions about how his faith -- Carson is a Seventh-day Adventist -- might or might not affect his campaign.

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  12. Tobin Grant a " Surprising link between income & ideology a " charting U.S. churches & religionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Religion News Service

    Why do American churches differ in their views of government? In previous posts, I've charted American churches, denominations, and religions along two broad ideological dimensions: Churches, denominations, and other religious communities differ on these broad questions for many reasons. Some are theological.

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  13. The secret diary of ... Colin CraigRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    I took a deep breath as I prepared to open the door and give my second press conference in four days, or was it my fourth press conference in two days? I used to have a good grasp on numbers but now they run away like wild horses over the hills. I shouldn't have said that.

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  14. How to minimize the risk of religious-bias claimsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... the applicant golfs on Saturdays (not something that requires accommodation), or because he is a Seventh-Day Adventist (which might require the employer to make scheduling accommodations). Fourth, the interviewer should delay the hiring decision and ...

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  15. Island With 48 Residents, No Gay Couples, Passes Same-Sex Marriage Laws 'Because Why Not?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | StarPulse.com

    While developed nations as the United States are grappling with the institution of Holy matrimony, one tiny island with just 48 residents said yes to same-sex marriage by passing legislation. But here's where it gets interesting: The Pacific Island of Pitcairn has no LGBT couples and only one preacher.

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  16. Remote island legalises gay marriage, despite having no gay couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Metro

    ... to marry on the island would have to overcome one further hurdle - the island's only preacher is a Seventh-Day Adventist, a religion which opposes gay marriage. They might find they have their hands full - Croome believes that by legalising gay ...

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  17. Unconfirmed reports of sickout by seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Trinidad Guardian

    Following a violent confrontation between prison officers and prisoners at the Remand Yard section of the Golden Grove Prison, Arouca, last week, prisons officers have been staying away from work, inmates claimed yesterday. They reached out to the T&T Guardian yesterday, claiming mostly junior officers, who are on a two-year probation, have been reporting for duty since the incident last week.

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  18. Tiny Pacific island of Pitcairn backs gay marriage - despite only...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Daily Mail

    The only slight problem is the island's only preacher is a Seventh-Day Adventist, a religion which opposes gay marriage The Pitcairn Island has passed a law allowing same-sex marriage - but appears to have no gay couples wanting to wed. First settled in 1790, Pitcairn is a British Overseas Territory.

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  19. Smallest Nation on Earth Now Has Marriage EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | QTMagazine

    ... According to a resident's statement to the Guardian , because the Pitcairn Islands' only preacher is a Seventh-Day Adventist, a religion that opposes same-sex marriage. If and when same-sex marriages take place in the nation, they will most likely ...

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  20. Same-sex marriage legalised in smallest country in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The First Post

    Pitcairn Island, the tiny British overseas territory home to just 48 people, has legalised same-sex marriage - despite having no gay couples waiting to wed. Situated half way between New Zealand and Chile, in the South Pacific, Pitcairn Island is considered to be the smallest country in the world by population size.

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