The preceding section of this study we examined the information available concerning Gabriel as set forth in the Bible and the writings of Ellen G. White, with special attention to Gabriel's relationship to Christ's earthly life. We now proceed to examine some of Gabriel's other relationships.
While it is historically inccurate to assume that the English Reformation was brought about by the "marrying monarch's" desire for a divorce, nevertheless it is a fact that this love affair was one of a series of events that was to lead to a break with the Roman Church.
Some time ago I decided it was time to frankly ascertain whether or not my work for souls attained to the scope that Heaven designed it should, so I embarked on a closer examination of Christ's methods of labor while here on earth.
The mercy seat does not represent the throne of God. It is a seat only in the sense that Washington, D.C., is the seat of government. Luther used Gnadenstuhl for the cover of the ark, regarding it as the center from which the mercy of God was dispensed in the typical system. Tyndale used the same expression in his English version.
Adventist health emphasis originated at times in counsel to specific individuals or institutions to meet or correct certain conditions or errors in that time and place. At other times the. counsel was of a general nature with general application. These facts should be borne in mind in any study or application of Spirit of Prophecy counsel.
This article reviews some teachings set forth in an important book on the witness of the New Testament to the question, "Immortality of the Soul or the Resurrection of the Dead?" It will serve to deepen our meditation on the stupendous event of the resurrection.