The following excerpts are taken from addresses delivered early this year by Drs. John Sutherland Bonnell and L. Harold DeWolf at the three-day ministers' convocation sponsored by the ministry of Southern California, the Southern California and Southern Nevada Council of Churches, and the Southern California School of Theology.
Parapsychological studies of the occult sciences, and the modern university age of psychical research have stimulated man's craving for magic, and for some scientific miracle that might provide a sudden mystic solution to his horrifying human problems.
A hundred years ago a handful of Adventist believers faced a hostile, ridiculing world. But convinced as they were of their divine commission, they dared to stand for truth in spite of misrepresentation and slander.