Glen Stassen Passes Away

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Glen Stassen, noted Baptist theologian and peace advocate, passed away April 26 at the age of 78. APF co-founder and current treasurer Doug Morgan shares: I found the “just peacemaking” approach that Glen… Continue reading

Adventist Demonstrator in Ukraine Shares Motivation

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On February 20 of this year, APF reported on the actions of Union College graduate Serhiy Horokhovskyy, who was active in the political protests (article here). Horokhovskky recently share with Adventist Today about his experiences… Continue reading

Just War Illusions: Shrouding Brutalities with Theological Euphemisms

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Ron Osborn (Advent Peace Fellowship Executive Director) published an article earlier this month inCommonweal, “Just-War Illusions: Shrouding Brutalities with Theological Euphemisms.” Osborn calls readers to reflect on “just-war pacifism.” Excerpt: Finally, just-war pacifists… Continue reading

Open House at The Center and & Library for the Bible and Social Justice

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The Center and Library for the Bible and Social Justice will host an open house on April 4, 2014 from 4-8 p.m. (17 Cricketown Road, Stony Point, New York 10980). “Join us for a… Continue reading

Death Before the Fall?: New Book on Animal Suffering by Ron Osborn

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IVP Academic has just published a book by APF Executive Director Ron Osborn on the creation/evolution debate in which he wrestles with the problem of animal suffering and extends the ethics of nonviolence… Continue reading

International Symposium: The Impact of World War I on Seventh-day Adventism

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The Institute of Adventist Studies at Friedensau University will host an international symposium entitled “The Impact of World War I on Seventh-day Adventism” (Germany, May 12–15, 2014). One hundred years ago, the so-called “Great War”… Continue reading

Union College Graduate Involved in Ukranian Protest

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Serhiy Horokhovskyy, who studied religion at Union College, is currently involved in the political protests in Kiev, Ukraine, according to the Lincoln Journal Star (“Union College grad at the center of Ukrainian riots,” Chris Dunker,… Continue reading

Anti-Defamation League Honors John Weidner Posthumously

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The Anti-Defamation League recently honored John Weidner posthumously. During WWII Weidner formed the Dutch-Paris, an underground network responsible for smuggling more than 1,000 Jews and others out of the reach of Nazi forces.… Continue reading

Union College to Honor Veterans at Homecoming

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Union College will honor alumni veterans this year during the school’s annual homecoming weekend (April 3-6). Of special note are members of the Medical Cadet Corps. In the school’s mailer, Alumni Association President… Continue reading

Desmond Doss Honored with U.S. Stamp

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On November 27, 2013, Mark Kellner reported on the Adventist Reviewwebsite that Desmond Doss has been honored by inclusion on a collection of U.S. stamps commemorating Medal of Honor Winners. The article begins: The back… Continue reading