CHIS 674 Development of SDA Theology
Professor: Abner Hernández
Date: March 22-26, 2015
Location: Northern New England Conference Office, Westbrook, Maine
The history and development of Seventh-day Adventist theology from the 1840s to the present, with emphasis on doctrines such as the Sabbath, sanctuary, conditional immortality, eschatology, covenants, Christology, and righteousness by faith.
Extra Class Materials: The special articles listed below are to be read before each of the days listed below.
Day 1 - George R. Knight, “Adventist Theology 1844 to 1994”
Day 2 - William Miller, “Miller’s Rules of Bible Interpretation.” and Jack Blanco, “The Historicist Interpretation of Prophecy
Day 3 - C. Mervin Maxwell, “A Brief History of Adventist Hermeneutics
Day 4 - Ellen G. White, “Christ Our Righteousness,” and Richard Rice, “Sanctification and Perfection
Day 5 - Merlin Burt, “History of Seventh-day Adventist Views on the Trinity,” and Tim Portier, “Sources Clarify Ellen G. White’s Christology.”
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