These volumes offer a firsthand look at interracial relations in Seventh-day Adventist Church history. Best known for their worship on Saturdays and enthusiasm for Christ’s imminent return, Adventists are among the most widespread and culturally diverse religious groups in the world.
With these resources, explore key historical documents of Adventist race relations between African American and Anglo leaders. Volume one chronicles SDA’s accomplishments in interracial relations. Volume two traces the development of the North American Colored Department. The last volume contains the minutes from a special committee of the Colored Department to the Advisory Council of Adventists on matters involving African American evangelism. Serious readers and researchers alike will find a wealth of historical information on how Adventists adapted to interracial changes in American culture that affected all denominations.
In the Logos editions, these valuable volumes are enhanced by amazing functionality. Scripture citations link directly to English translations, and important terms link to dictionaries, encyclopedias, and a wealth of other resources in your digital library. Perform powerful searches with the Topic Guide to instantly gather relevant biblical texts and resources, enabling you to jump into the conversation on early-twentieth-century North American Christianity. Tablet and mobile apps let you take the discussion with you. With Logos Bible Software, the most efficient and comprehensive research tools are in one place, so you get the most out of your study.
For more primary-source documents from SDA church history, check out the landmark 1919 Bible Conference Collection (24 vols.).