Ellen White circa 1875 | Courtesy of the E. G. White Estate
White Family - Circa 1864
Ellen White circa 1875 | Courtesy of the E. G. White Estate
Ellen White 1905 GC Session
White Family - Circa 1864
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Ellen Gould (Harmon) White

was an American author and co-founder of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Along with other Adventist leaders such as Joseph Bates and her husband James White, she was instrumental within a small group of early Adventists who formed what became known as the Seventh-day Adventist Church. —Wikipedia

Born: November 26, 1827, Gorham, ME
Died: July 16, 1915, Elmshaven, Deer Park, CA
Spouse: James Springer White (m. 1846–1881)
Children: William C. White, John Herbert White, Henry Nichols White, Edson White
Parents: Eunice Harmon, Robert Harmon

How many books and articles did Ellen White write?

At the time of her death Ellen White’s literary productions totaled approximately 100,000 pages: 24 books in current circulation; two book manuscripts ready for publication; 5,000 periodical articles in the journals of the church; more than 200 tracts and pamphlets; approximately 35,000 typewritten pages of manuscript documents and letters; 2,000 handwritten letters and diary materials comprising, when copied, another 15,000 typewritten pages. Compilations made after her death from Ellen White’s writings bring the total number of books currently in print to more than 130.

What is Ellen White’s most popular book?

Millions consider Ellen White’s classic volume on the life of Christ–The Desire of Agesto be their favorite Ellen White book. But her most popular book is Steps to Christ, which presents the essentials of basic Christian living. First published in 1892 and since translated into more than 165 languages, tens of millions of copies are in circulation.

Welcome to The Prophet Still Speaks. Our website is dedicated to the life and works of God’s special messenger who lived from 1827 to 1915. Ellen Gould Harmon was born in Gorham, Maine on November 26th, 1827 and at the age of 17 had her first vision from God. Ellen lived to the age of 87 and died at her Elmshaven home in Deer Park, California on July 16th, 1915. During her lifetime she wrote over 50,000 pages of manuscript on many important topics ranging from health and education to deeply spiritual insights into the Word of God. She also wrote over 5000 periodical articles. In her lifetime she had over 2000 dreams/visions and she wrote over 40 books. Her visions varied in length from less than a minute to nearly four hours. She is the most translated woman writer in the entire history of literature, and the most translated American author of either gender. Her life-changing masterpiece on successful Christian living, Steps to Christ, has been published in more than 140 languages.

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