His improvement of breakfast cereals as a health food led to the founding of Kellogg’s by his brother William. In both Australia and New Zealand, the church-owned Sanitarium Health and Wellbeing Company is a leading manufacturer of well being and vegetarian-associated products, most prominently Weet-Bix. Adventists are well-known for presenting a well being message that recommends vegetarianism and expects adherence to the kosher legal guidelines in Leviticus eleven. Obedience to these laws means abstinence from pork, shellfish, and different animals proscribed as “unclean”. The church discourages its members from consuming alcoholic drinks, tobacco or illegal medicine . In addition, some Adventists avoid coffee, tea, cola, and other drinks containing caffeine.
In 2016, Israel was described as “the most vegan country on Earth”, as five % of its inhabitants eschewed all animal products. Interest in veganism has grown among each non-Orthodox and Orthodox Jews in Israel. The pioneers of the Adventist … Read More