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They embraced the doctrines of the Sabbath, the heavenly sanctuary interpretation of Daniel , conditional immortality, and the expectation of Christ's premillennial return.
Among its most prominent figures were Joseph Bates, James White, and Ellen G. Ellen White came to occupy a particularly central role; her many visions and spiritual leadership convinced her fellow Adventists that she possessed the gift of prophecy.
A variety of groups, movements and subcultures within the church present differing views on beliefs and lifestyle.The denomination in the 1870s turned to missionary work and revivals, tripling its membership to 16,000 by 1880 and establishing a presence beyond North America during the late 19th century.Rapid growth continued, with 75,000 members in 1901. The denomination grew out of the Millerite movement in the United States during the mid-19th century and it was formally established in 1863. White James White John Thomas Advent Christian Church Seventh-day Adventist Church Church of God (Seventh-Day)Church of God General Conference Church of the Blessed Hope Seventh Day Adventist Reform Movement Shepherd's Rod United Seventh-Day Brethren Branch Davidians Primitive Advent Christian Church Sabbath Rest Advent Church Adventist Church of Promise Creation Seventh Day Adventist Church True and Free Seventh-day Adventists United Sabbath-Day Adventist Church International Missionary Society True Jesus Church the seventh day of the week in Christian and Jewish calendars, as the Sabbath, and its emphasis on the imminent Second Coming (advent) of Jesus Christ.