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‘Hear Ye the Rod’ (cf. Micah 6.9): Victor T. Houteff, the Shepherd's Rod, and the Davidian Seventh-day Adventists

Kenneth G. C. Newport

in The Branch Davidians of Waco: The History and Beliefs of an Apocalyptic Sect

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199245741
eISBN:
9780191697494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199245741.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter looks at the origin and the early developmental experiences of the Seventh-day Adventists (SDA) Church. The Seventh-day Adventists initialized the ‘Shepherd's Rod’ movement or the ‘the ... More


Seventh-day Adventists and the Civil Rights Movement

Samuel G. London, Jr.

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732726
eISBN:
9781604732856
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732726.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book is an in-depth study of the Seventh-day Adventists’s participation in civil rights politics. It considers the extent to which the denomination’s theology influenced how its members ... More


Faith, Doubt, and the Penning of Scripture

David F. Holland

in Sacred Borders: Continuing Revelation and Canonical Restraint in Early America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199753611
eISBN:
9780199895113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753611.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter considers the relationship between evangelicalism and three of the most prominent American challenges to the traditional Christian canon: Shakerism, Mormonism, and Seventh-day Adventism. ... More


Introduction

Samuel G. London

in Seventh-day Adventists and the Civil Rights Movement

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732726
eISBN:
9781604732856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732726.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This book examines the participation of Seventh-day Adventists in the civil rights movement in the United States and the extent to which the denomination’s theology influenced its members’ response ... More


. Theology, Politics, and the Retreat from Social Activism

Samuel G. London

in Seventh-day Adventists and the Civil Rights Movement

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732726
eISBN:
9781604732856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732726.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines ideological and theological concepts that became more prominent among Seventh-day Adventists after its founders passed away. More specifically, it considers how these concepts ... More


Religion and Physical Health from Childhood to Old Age

Ellen Idler

in Religion as a Social Determinant of Public Health

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199362202
eISBN:
9780199389872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362202.003.0018
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter reviews population-based research on the association between religion and physical health among children, adolescents, and adults in the context of religious practice. Research on ... More


Sacred Borders: Continuing Revelation and Canonical Restraint in Early America

David Holland

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199753611
eISBN:
9780199895113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199753611.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

What belongs in the Bible? Could a New World inspire new chapters of scripture or render old ones obsolete? This book shows that these questions factored more prominently into early American history ... More


Escaping Asceticism: The Birth of the Health Food Industry

Laura J. Miller

in Building Nature's Market: The Business and Politics of Natural Foods

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226501239
eISBN:
9780226501406
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226501406.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter examines the transition of natural foods advocacy from a religiously inspired commitment to vegetarianism, asceticism, and a rejection of a commodified food system to a movement that ... More


Gender

Laura Vance

in Ellen Harmon White: American Prophet

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199373857
eISBN:
9780199373888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199373857.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Despite societal prejudice against women, this chapter notes that Ellen White called for Seventh-day Adventist women to be involved in a variety of religious work, including ministry, teaching, and ... More


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