History of Adventists in Australia

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This book chapter was originally published as:

Patrick, A. (2004). History of Adventists in Australia. In P. J. Hughes, S. Bond & Christian Research Association (Eds.), Australia's religious communities [electronic resource]: a multimedia exploration. Nunawading, Australia: Christian Research Association.


An account of more than 170 religious groups in Australia. 29 religious families are covered with book-length materials. These cover history, the history in Australia, beliefs and practices, organisation, statistics and biographies. A shorter account is given of other groups. In most cases, each religious group tells its own story - in simple and descriptive language. The 2nd edition has been totally revised with the latest survey and Census statistics and with the latest information about each group. [Book Summary]


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Australia's religious communities may be accessed from the publisher here.