Adobenchisuto Raifu

(“Adventist Life”) (1972– ; successor to Shimei no Otozure [“Tidings of the Message”], 1913–1920; Shimei [“Message”], 1921–1943, 1946–1971; monthly). Official organ of the Japan Union Conference. Until 1981 it was published by Japan Publishing House, except for the few years that its publication was suspended by the military government toward the end of World War II. Since 1981 it has been published by the Japan Union Conference. It carries articles and discussions on doctrinal, devotional, health, and practical subjects. It also includes church news, translations of Ellen G. White books in serial form, daily devotional readings, and exchange of views and experiences, all geared to enrich and uplift the lives of Adventists in Japan.

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.