1980-1989

What’s Wrong With Taking a Yoga Class?

EditorialNovember/December, 1986Volume 21, Number 6 Yoga is defined as a “mystic discipline by which one seeks to achieve liberation of the self, and union with the supreme spirit, through intense concentration, deep meditation, and practices involving prescribed postures, controlled breathing, and so forth” (Webster’s New World Dictionary/1980). Thirty years ago most people in our communities …

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Examining Loopholes for the Remarriage of Divorced Persons

EditorialJuly/August, 1989Volume 24, Number 4 Divorce and remarriage is so readily accepted in most of our churches today that we have lost sight of God’s view almost completely. The teaching of the Word of God on this issue must be vigorously presented so that young people will be more careful in choosing a mate, and …

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The New Bible Translations: Are They Necessary?

EditorialJanuary/February, 1989Volume 24, Number 1 The catalog of Bethany Seminary issued in June, 1927 contained a nine-point doctrinal statement which was determined by the Seminary Board of Directors. The following was listed as a doctrinal tenet of the School: “The divine inspiration and absolute trustworthiness of the Bible as the Word of God.” Early Brethren …

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