Fundamental Beliefs of the Seventh-day Adventist Church

Seventh-day Adventists accept the Bible as their only creed and hold certain fundamental beliefs to be the teaching of the Holy Scriptures. The fundamental beliefs listed below constitute our church's understanding and expression of the teaching of Scripture. (Click the words to learn more.)

The Holy Scriptures
  The Trinity

The Father

The Son

The Holy Spirit


The Nature of Man

The Great Controversy

The Life, Death, and Resurrection of Christ
  The Experience of Salvation
  Growing in Christ
  The Church

The Remnant and Its Mission

Unity in the Body of Christ

  The Lord's Supper
  Spiritual Gifts and Ministries

The Gift of Prophecy

The Law of God

The Sabbath

  Christian Behavior

Marriage and the Family

Christ's Ministry in the Heavenly Sanctuary

The Second Coming of Christ
  Death and Resurrection

The Millennium and the End of Sin
  The New Earth