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Adventist

a member of any of the Christian groups, such as the Seventh-Day Adventists that hold that the Second Coming of Christ is imminent
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For practice oriented religions, such as Judaism, the Native American Church, or Seventh Day Adventism, rules of general applicability can have a profound impact, and exemptions would be harder to come by in many areas, at least prospectively.
Himes and the Cause of Adventism." Numbers and Butler 36-58.
O'Malley had converted to Seventh-day Adventism and as a consequence was no longer able to work on Saturdays.
Joining his new wife's church, he converted to Seventh Day Adventism. He also became a member of the Children of Vohemar, donating money to the association whenever someone from his home region was in need.
The topics include the presence and marginalization of French-speaking Protestants in Quebec, the French monarchy and Protestant immigration to Canada before 1760, the Colonial Church and School Society and the early years of the Sabrevois Mission 1850-84, French Protestants and Roman Catholics in the 19th century, French Protestant missionary activity in Quebec from the 1850s to the 1950s, French Adventism in Quebec, and a brief socio-demographic portrait of French-speaking Protestantism in the 19h and 20th centuries.
He said its property, which includes several buildings and acreage in South Lancaster, the historic seat of New England Adventism, would revert back to the Adventist Church.
Only the Christadelphians, the rigorous, pacifist offshoot of Adventism, remained firm in their advocacy of a solidarity of Christians with Jews (151).
Forgiveness is also at the heart of Perez's novel, in which political violence is replaced by familial violence coming from the religions that were supposed to protect practitioners: the father's Seventh-Day Adventism, with its clear but rigid notions of morality and theology, and the mother's Afro-Caribbean traditions, with their power to affect and even kill others.
The movement of Pitcairn Islanders away from and back to their homelands resulted in outside sponsorship, a conversion to Seventh-Day Adventism, and a sway between the British past and the American orientation of the Adventist church.
We learn from him who drank the first cup of coffee in Oxford (a Cretan scholar named Nathanael Konopios who later became Metropolitan of Smyrna) and how Seventh Day Adventism directly inspired modern vegetarianism.
She construes the labor movement, the Social Gospel, revivalism, Adventism, and Pentecostalism as various responses to Modernity.
In making this determination, the court relied upon definitions of the word "adventism" taken from Webster's Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary and Wikipedia.