Issue Number 78 - JANUARY 2019

Matthew 24:14 “And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come."


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Roman Catholic Hierarchy of the SDA Church

As I was in prayer this last Sabbath day, the Lord reminded me of the passages you see in 1 Peter 4:17 & Ephesians 5:11. These blessed words moved my heart to begin to share all I can in the coming days regarding what the Seventh Day Adventists leaders are doing behind closed doors so as to help the poor souls in the pews see the truth as it was prophesied to appear.

Just as the church of Rome has hidden archives which outline the apostasies and wickedness of Roman Catholicism, the SDA church also has what one can consider secret archives in that many of what I am about to share in a new series of videos will show why the SDA church keeps such documents out of the public eye as much as possible.

Some of what you will see in these videos may have been seen by some, but before the facts could be presented throughout the church worldwide, leaders in the church snatched them up quickly so as to hide them behind closed doors but those days are now gone and what you are about to see in these videos is in fact rock hard evidence that not only have the prelates of the Roman church infiltrated the SDA church from the pulpit all the way to the office of the General Conference president; these quotes declare in writing how they wholeheartedly agree with the Popes of Rome on many shocking counts with bold Pagan dogma that mocks the Lord thy God.

After watching even just this first video of many to come you need to ask yourself, is this the church I want to be standing in when the full outpouring of the Latter Rain begins? Or worse yet; when the Eastern Sky splits?

In the first video I will first show a quote or two from the archives of the Roman Catholic church regarding their dogmatic or traditional stance, and then I will share statements from the leaders of the Seventh Day Adventist church that verify they do in fact agree with the Popes of Rome. This first video’ deals with the term “Hierarchy” and what it means in reality.

hi·er·ar·chy hi·er·ar·chies pl. n.(hī′ə-rär′kē, hī′rär′-)
A group of persons or things organized into successive ranks or grades with each level subordinate to the one above: a career spent moving up through the military hierarchy. (Source: TheFreeDictionary.com)

This method of ranks and grades was first embraced by Pagan Rome which was of course carried over by Papal Rome. This hierarchal structure is the same you will find in the military and by no means should ever to be found in a Christian church as it must always be Jesus Christ as the head of the church and not man. But notice how the Roman Catholic church admits they use the structure of a military hierarchy to this day.

  • The Church is both visible and spiritual, a hierarchical society and the Mystical Body of Christ." (Catechism of the Catholic Church, The Profession of Faith, Section Two, Article 9, Paragraph 1, Section III, #779. http://www.christusrex.org/www1/CDHN/church1.html#MYSTERY).
  • "'The state of life which is constituted by the profession of the evangelical counsels, while not entering into the hierarchical structure of the Church, belongs undeniably to her life and holiness.'" (Catechism of the Catholic Church, The Profession of Faith, Section Two, Article 9, Paragraph 4, Section III, #914. http://www.christusrex.org/www1/CDHN/church4.html#CONSECRATED).

It used to be that only the Roman Catholic church erected the hierarchal format in their church. But as we know, the Seventh Day Adventist church has also embraced this very same church structure so as to bow to the long prophesied ecumenical agenda of the man of sin in Rome that must come to fruition in

these last days. In so doing causes all churches of the world to stand in agreement with the Pope when the time comes for his mark to be enforced for he and not Christ has the last word in how the lower ranks, or people of the church must worship.

Now notice what the SDA church has declared in writing behind closed doors on this very same topic. The hierarchal head or president of the SDA church, who was Neal C. Wilson at this time said;

  • "The plain and undeniable fact is that the Seventh-day Adventist church is most assuredly not a ‘congregational’ one …but is clearly of the…‘hierarchical’ variety. …the church governs by a method of organization …which embraces exactly, from a legal standpoint, the same kind of organization (in opposition to ‘congregationalism’) as is embraced by the term ‘hierarchical’." (Neal C. Wilson, Court Transcript of United States vs the Seventh-day Adventist Church, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission vs the Pacific Press Publishing Association and the General Conference, Reply Brief for Defendants, Civil Case #74-2025, p 29, parenthesis in original).
  • Wilson also stated that "The Seventh-day Adventist Church…maintains…a hierarchical structure of church authority." (Neal C. Wilson, in the Court Transcript of the United States Secretary of Labor vs Pacific Union Conference and General Conference of Seventh-day Adventist Church, Case CV 75-3032-R, presided over by Judge Manuel L. Real, February 6, 1976).

Then in 1990 the president of the South Pacific Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church said that

  • "…the structure of the Seventh-day Adventist Church is essentially hierarchical…The pyramid of church organization maintains equilibrium and sustains growth…" (Walter Scragg, President of the South Pacific Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, in the Record, June 23, 1990, p 4-5).

It says in the Great Controversy on page 445 that

  • “When the leading churches of the United States, uniting upon such points of doctrine as are held by them in common, shall influence the State to enforce their decrees and to sustain their institutions, then Protestant America will have formed an image of the Roman hierarchy, and the infliction of civil penalties upon dissenters will inevitably result.”  {GC88 445.1}

Compile this Vatican inspired hierarchal structure of the SDA church along with their 501c3 contract with the US government, or second beast of Revelation as students of prophecy know it to be, and the image of the beast system becomes that much clearer and visibly confirmed in the apostate Seventh Day Adventist church to all that have eyes that see.

The Bible gives unto the obedient flock the basic instructions on how each individual church should be organized. Nowhere in Scripture will you find a regional and certainly not a global church hierarchy as the way to do this. In fact Jesus specifically spoke against the Roman hierarchy format as I will share in a moment. The two ordained and sanctified offices of the church are elders and deacons (See Acts 14:23; 1 Timothy 3:8–13), with Jesus Christ alone as the Cornerstone of the church. He is to be the Supreme Authority and no man must ever assume that position as a Pope or president does today. (Ephesians 1:22, 2:20; Colossians 1:18).

And just so you know, the term elder is mostly used in the plural sense indicating the leadership of the church as a group. And when used in a singular manner, the term elder, bishop and pastor are actually describing the same office of pastor as we refer to it today. But now for something even the SDA leaders wish was never penned in Scripture. Notice what was recorded in Matthew 20:25-26. It says that “Jesus called them unto him, and said, Ye know that the princes of the Gentiles exercise dominion over them, and they that are great exercise authority upon them. But it shall not be so among you: but whosoever will be great among you, let him be your minister;”

The Gentiles He is referring to here is in fact the Pagans that ruled in Rome who originated the hierarchal structure we now see in Papal Rome and sadly in the SDA church today.
The local church was meant to be autonomous or self-sufficient. Each church had a duty as well as the right to be self-governed with the freedom from any secular hierarchy wherein a man stands as the ultimate leader of all the churches of the world. The Popes of Rome and Presidents of the SDA church today stand in direct violation to how the Lord Jesus Christ would have His Bride organize under His name. Having Christ as the Cornerstone allows for spiritual growth in each church in that when issues arise they seek the Lord in both prayer and study for an answer and not mankind. The hierarchal format moves the pastors by convenience to forego the time consuming Bible studies to seek what the president or Pope says on any doctrine at hand as the final say. And so, to the president of the SDA church I echo what was declared way back in 1896, which was, “It is not wise to choose one man as president of the General Conference.” -Testimonies to Ministers and Gospel Workers, 342 (1896).

Notice that the General Conference President said about their Roman Catholic hierarchal structure back in 1975:

  • "Although it is true that there was a period in the life of the Seventh-day Adventist Church when the denomination took a distinctly anti-Roman Catholic viewpoint, and the term ‘hierarchy’ was used in a pejorative sense to refer to the papal form of church governance, that attitude on the church's part was nothing more than a manifestation of widespread anti-popery among conservative Protestant denominations in the early part of this century and the latter part of the last, and which has now been consigned to the historical trash heap so far as the Seventh-day Adventist Church is concerned." EEOC vs PPPA and GC, Civil Case #74-2025 CBR (1975).

And now notice what it says in Testimonies for the Church:

  • "The arms of power in Battle Creek are being extended more and more widely, seeking to control the work far and near, and to crush that which they cannot control. I lift my voice in protest. The spirit that now controls is not the Spirit of the Lord." —Testimonies for the Church 8:150.
  • That these men (leaders) should stand in a sacred place, to be as the voice of God to the people, as we once believed the General Conference to be, that is past. – General Conference Bulletin 1901 page 25  {PC 422.5 & LDE 50.4} 
It is the prayer and hope of the Seventh Day Remnant people that the Seventh Day Adventist people "Come out of her, my people, that ye be not partakers of her sins, and that ye receive not of her plagues. For her sins have reached unto heaven, and God hath remembered her iniquities." -Revelation 18:4,5

Continuing from last month...

Seeing how Canada has now agreed to erase the borders, one realizes they need to erase the borders in Mexico as well if this is going to work. This is why we see Obama, and now both sides of the aisle in Congress pushing for immigration reform as we speak. In fact, because of Obama's landslide win, the Republicans has now agreed to look into immigration reform in their own way as well because they know this is why he won the election. With that said, is the USA and CANADA now making plans to follow the leader in Rome? Notice if you will the graphic showing the “North American Super Corridor Coalition’s” (NASCO) pre-planned super highway for the North American Continent.

By the way, a friend and brother in Christ, who also happens to be a long haul trucker, informed me some years back that this superhighway will have special lanes just for trucks, just for cars, as well as areas just for trains. It will be designed for the sole purpose of joining the three nations (USA Mexico & Canada) together as one for the sole purpose (they say) of trade. This is why it was imperative for them to move Mexico from Kingdom #6 to as to be a part of Kingdom #1. Thinking as a money worshipping globalist, one can see the benefits of Mexico being involved in this super roadway. Mexico’s economy will experience a massive boost in revenue when they are found to be the main source of easy access to the spending habits of the Americans. Those in ”Kingdom #6” will most assuredly become quite friendly with Mexico, which will also boost revenue in that region as well. All in all, this would be a good thing if it didn’t have the Satanic agenda that’s as old as the tower of Babel behind it all. And by the way, this is why the law titled, "eminent domain" has been hitting the news more often lately. In the 5th amendment is a little know stipulation wherein roughly defined means the government can cease your property if there is a need that will better the community as a whole. They buy your home or business at a fair market price whether you want to sell it or not, and then demolish it to make way for this highway.

Here’s an idea of what NASCO has planned…

To be continued

 

Question: What is the woman’s role in the church?

ANSWER:
Women have a blessed role in the church. Esther, Ruth, Mary and others proved this boldly. No, they cannot be pastors, nor can they usurp authority over men because it is declared as such in the Word.

1 Timothy 3:2, "A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behaviour, given to hospitality, apt to teach;"

1 Timothy 2:12, "But I suffer not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence."

Of course women can help their husbands who are pastors. They are to be the helpmeet of man. All too often some men like to assume God took the bone to create Eve from under Adam's foot when in fact He took it from his side. Women and men are to stand side by side in the church to do the work. Those men that place women under their feet are going directly against God's will.

As for women speaking in the church. People take that passage from 1 Timothy out of context every day to put women under their thumb and this isn't right. Back when the church started, the Christians met in buildings similar to Synagogues where the women sat on one side and men on the other. Seeing how the man is the head of the house according to the Scripture, men back then,. as they should do today as the man is the head of the house according to the Scripture, men back then,. as they should do today well, were the ones that taught the Bible in their homes to their families. This new Christian movement was obviously a new thing to the Jewish converts. Most of the men were already well educated on the facts and doctrines as they were used to studying the Word anyway. They studied it up before joining the church so they would of course understand more than the women. Therefore, when the preacher would say something that appeared new to the women doctrinally speaking they would ask their husbands if this was true. Problem is, they would do this during the sermon, and since they sat across the aisle from their husbands they would have to speak loud enough for their husband to hear. This would interrupt the preacher in mid-sermon and often quench the Spirit that was moving Him to speak. So, Paul instructed them to be silent in the churches.
Bottom line is this. Yes, men are the head of the women. But they are not to abuse their wives with that authority. Men were created in the image of God, and women were created in the image of man. As Bible students we know what happened in Eden. Eve chose to step away from her husband to wander on her own and allow the serpent to speak to her. When she listened to the serpent and believed his lies she caused a curse upon all women from that day forward. For it is plainly written...

Genesis 3:16, "Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; and thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall rule over thee."

 

 

Matthew 18:15-17 clearly says, "Moreover if thy brother shall trespass against thee, go and tell him his fault between thee and him alone: if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother.  But if he will not hear thee, then take with thee one or two more, that in the mouth of two or three witnesses every word may be established.  And if he shall neglect to hear them, tell it unto the church: but if he neglect to hear the church, let him be unto thee as an heathen man and a publican."

Continuing from last month...

"Satan, who was once an honored angel in heaven, had been ambitious for the more exalted honors which God had bestowed upon His Son. He became envious of Christ, and represented to the angels, who honored him as covering cherub, that he had not the honor conferred upon him which his position demanded. He asserted that he should be exalted equal in honor with Christ. Satan obtained sympathizers. Angels in heaven joined him in his rebellion, and fell with their leader from their high and holy estate, and were therefore expelled from heaven with him." {Confrontation pg. 9 par.2}

"There are ever to be found those who will sympathize with those who are wrong. Satan had sympathizers in heaven, and took large numbers of the angels with him. God and Christ and heavenly angels were on one side, and Satan on the other. Notwithstanding the infinite power and majesty of God and Christ, angels became disaffected. The insinuations of Satan took effect, and they really came to believe that the Father and the Son were their enemies, and that Satan was their benefactor. Satan has the same power and the same control over minds now, only it has increased a hundred-fold by exercise and experience. Men and women today are deceived, blinded by his insinuations and devices, and know it not. By giving place to doubts and unbelief in regard to the work of God, and by cherishing feelings of distrust and cruel jealousies, they are preparing themselves for complete deception. They rise up with bitter feelings against the ones who dare to speak of their errors and reprove their sins."— Vol. 3, p. 327. {GW92 86.1}

Testimony of Sister White and the demon of sympathy
In a vision given me at Saratoga Springs I was shown a company in Vermont with a woman among them who was a deceiver, and the church must be enlightened as to her character lest poisonous error should become deeply rooted among them. I had not seen the brethren in that part of the State with my natural eyes. We visited them, and as we entered Brother B.'s dwelling a woman came forward to receive me whom I thought to be Sister B.'s mother. I was about to salute her when the light fell upon her face and lo! it was Mrs. C., the woman I had seen in vision. I dropped her hand instantly and drew back. She noticed this and remarked upon it afterwards. The church in Vergennes and vicinity collected together for meeting. There was confusion of sentiment among them. Brother E. E. held the age to come and some were in favor of S. Allen, a notable fanatic, who held views of a dangerous character which if carried out would lead to spiritual union and breaking up of families. I delivered the message in the Sabbath meeting which the Lord had given me. Sunday noon Mrs. C. was talking quite eloquently in regard to backbiting. She was very severe, for she had heard that speeches had been made against her fanatical proceedings. Just then Sister B. entered saying, ‘Will you please walk out to dinner?’ Mrs. C. instantly replied, saying, ‘This kind goeth not out save by fasting and prayer. I do not wish any dinner.’ In a moment my husband was upon his feet. The power of God was upon him, and the color had left his face. Said he, ‘I hope it will go out! In the name of the Lord, I hope it will go out!’ and said he to Mrs. C., ‘That evil spirit is in you, and I hope it will go out! I rebuke it in the name of the Lord!’ She seemed to be struck dumb. Her glib, smart tongue was stilled for once.

But she had sympathizers. This is generally the case. It commenced with the fall of Satan in heaven, and angels who sympathized with him fell also. Those who are wrong and co-workers with Satan will ever find those who will sympathize with them when they are reproved. These sympathizers have great fear that the feelings of those who receive just reproof will be hurt. Brother and Sister B. sympathized with this deceitful woman. They thought her to be about right. But we did not feel discouraged. The Lord had taken this matter in his own hands, and would deliver his church who had been burdened and oppressed. {Life Sketches of James White and Ellen G. White 1880 page.286 par.1}

The Heathen and Publican
“An inconsistent, unprincipled life in a physician should be looked upon as a matter of grave importance, and he should be dealt with as Christ directed His church to deal with offenders. If an offender will not listen to admonition, and will not change his course of action, he should be separated from the fellowship of the church. Those who take the part of the evil doer and sympathize with him, and give him patronage, place themselves in position where they are an offense to God.”  {1MR 209.3} 

“There are those members who are busybodies, speaking evil, sowing the seeds of doubt and infidelity, who pay no heed to the light God has given them in His Word. If we have but one church member who by his spirit, words, and influence seeks to counterwork the influence of the minister of Christ, labor with that one faithfully; and if after taking the steps required by Christ, he will not hear, will not change his course of action, then separate him from the church, and let him know the reason why the church cannot hold him in her fellowship. And if there are those who sympathize with him, who will not discern the right from the wrong, who, after patient instruction has been given them, choose to keep on the wrong side, let them also be suspended. God's name must not be dishonored by murmurers, faultfinders, and those who are continually sowing seeds of disaffection.”  {15MR 163.3} 

Some Are Not to Be Retained.—“The names of those who sin and refuse to repent should not be retained on the church books, lest the saints be held accountable for their evil deeds. Those who pursue a course of transgression should be visited and labored with, and if they then refuse to repent, they should be separated from church fellowship, in accordance with the rules laid down in the Word of God. . . .”  {5BC 1096.5} 

“Let the Bible rule be followed, just as the Master has taught. Be the physician great or small, if he refuses to submit to church discipline, after suitable time has been given for patient labor according to Christ's direction, he should be separated from the church as unworthy of its fellowship.{PH066 4.3} 

To be continued