This masterwork brings together hundreds of articles that describe the people and events in the life of Ellen White, as well as her stand on numerous topics.

Doctrine and Theology

  • use of the Apocrypha
  • the holy flesh movement
  • the humanity of Christ
  • justification
  • king of the north
  • latter rain
  • legalism
  • perfection

Health and Lifestyle

  • dress reform
  • football
  • hydrotherapy
  • insurance
  • use of humor
  • milk and cheese
  • politics and voting
  • “secret vice”
  • time management

Life Events

  • her conversion
  • General Conference session of 1888
  • great controversy vision
  • iceberg vision
  • San Francisco earthquake


  • Gorham, Maine
  • Graysville, Tennessee
  • Loma Linda Sanitarium
  • Oakwood Industrial School
  • Pitcairn


  • Elizabeth Harmon Bangs—the twin sister that Ellen worked to bring into the faith
  • Fannie Bolton—the literary assistant who was fired a surprising number of times
  • John Byington—the militant abolitionist and first General Conference president
  • Sylvester Graham—the temperance advocate whose cracker lives on today
  • Moses Hull—the evangelist who lost a debate with a spiritualist in more ways than one

Everything from the hymns Ellen White loved to the homes she lived in are covered in heavily referenced articles. You’ll find a detailed chronology of her life and extensive articles on her ministry, her theology, and her statements in the light of advancing scientific knowledge. Whether you’re preparing a sermon, teaching a class, or finding answers to personal questions, this single resource has the answers you need.