Adventist leader publicly defends the Sabbath


What do we do when an eloquent and influential person writes something we believe contradicts the Bible? Feel intimidated? Shrug our shoulders and walk away? Get angry and rude? Or do we respectfully engage?

That was the question that faced Australian Adventists recently when the Australian Bible Society ran a piece in its influential newspaper questioning Sabbath observance. Rather than let it slide by, Adventist Record editor James Standish submitted a response that was published this month.

How well does the Seventh-day Adventist perspective stack up against thoughtful and insightful critiques?

Why not read the two pieces for yourself and decide?