By George R. Knight
Have we fallen into an identical non secular seize as our forebears?
For greater than a hundred years, Seventh-day Adventists have appeared again on the 1888 basic convention consultation as a milestone within the church’s heritage, a turning aspect in its theological improvement. yet Adventists nonetheless sharply disagree over the which means and value of the righteousness by means of religion message expounded in 1888 and the last decade following. a few regard Minneapolis as an important victory, whereas others view it because the denomination’s maximum tragedy. George R. Knight believes it used to be a combined blessing—a tragedy that contained the seeds of endless possibility.
indignant Saints is set the folk and struggles that existed greater than a hundred years in the past. or even even though the explicit characters and floor matters have replaced, lots of the difficulties, possibilities, dynamics, character qualities, and bedrock controversies portrayed are remarkably contemporary.
offended Saints brings us to the sobering consciousness that it really is attainable to be an Adventist with no being a Christian and divulges that belligerence not just fails to resolve theological problems, it locations us in a perilous position.
So, what is going to it take to alter us right into a translation-ready church during which Christ’s personality is absolutely reproduced? studying and employing the teachings of Minneapolis may possibly carry the foremost to our future.
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