Icelandic Conference Wrestles Over Mining Asset Management Controversy

By: Jón Hjörleifur Stefánsson IA Editor’s Note: The global Adventist church possesses natural resources entrusted to it. Often members will gift an entire company, land, or other resources that can be used to further the gospel. Occasionally, the resources are not managed well, and the church loses financially due to mismanagement. This story below is […]

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We are hiring Investigative Journalists

We are looking for investigative journalists for our team. Join us if you are ethical, fearless, and want to work on some of the most complex and intractable problems inside and outside the Seventh-day Adventist church. Our investigative journalistic standards for reporting are similar to the International Consortium for Investigative Journalists and ProPublica. Our general […]

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Interns Wanted

Perhaps you’ve read our work here on Intelligent Adventist and wondered what it would be like to work with us on our projects. Here is your chance to work directly with us. You will work on some of the most advanced investigative journalism in Adventism. Please get in touch with us if you would like […]

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Adventism & Evolution Part 2

The Inherent Bias of the Scientific Methodology People who have an opinion on the topic of Evolutionary science can be divided into three groups: Atheists, who are, naturally, pro-Evolution, theists who are pro-Evolution and anti-Evolution theists. I will start with the latter group, because, after this paragraph, I will ignore them for the rest of […]

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Adventism & Evolution Part 1

Science and Theology as Uncompromising Methodologies Modern science is a strictly all-or-nothing approach to human knowledge. Science follows a particular methodology and only that which is learned through following this methodology is considered legitimate science. You cannot force science to arrive at conclusions you desire to be true a priori. You cannot seek a middle […]

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The Theodicy Landscape

Intro A theodicy is an attempt to respond to the question of how an all-loving, all-powerful God can allow suffering to exist. The question transcends Christianity and religion in general and has received answers from all over the theological/philosophical spectrum (ex. even atheists have an answer; their answer is that God doesn’t exist). Typically, the […]

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Dr. Randy Bivens Letter of Resignation

Dr. Randy Bivens was COO of Weimar Institute from August 2013 to May 2022. A whistleblower sent us this document. IA reached out to Dr. Bivens for authentication. He confirmed that it was indeed his letter. He expressed his personal preference that it not be published. We will publish our analysis of the document later. […]

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Change Comes to the Trans-European Division

Pastor Raafat Kamal was not returned to the office of Division President. The General Conference nominating committee nominated Doctor Daniel Duda, who served as the director for Education. According to Adventist.uk, “Duda has served as the Education Director at the Trans-European Division in St Albans, England since 2005. Since 2015 he is also the Field […]

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