Brief history of ang dating daan
Eli Soriano, the Overall Servant to the Members Church of God International.
The program is unique for featuring live question-and-answer segment with the host.
In 2002, Ang Dating Daan was named Yehey's most popular website at the Philippine Web Awards.
They also won the People's Choice Award under the category of Best Organization.
He is fond of vehemently opposing various religious groups by attacking their non-essential doctrines like tithing and church appellations, as well as, personalities of a number of religious leaders.
One effective methodology of Soriano in captivating many gullible individuals into his fold by means of philosophical debates where he normally sets it up in their home turf (i.e. It can be observed that majority of the live audiences are from the Ang Dating Daan group capable of yelling instead of listening intently to what the opponent speaker is saying.
They believed that women as leaders in church are not biblically supported.
Update 4-Jan-2003: Now since the highest court of the land (the Philippine Supreme Court) ruled, once in for all, in favor of Gugulan's group, the name of Soriano's church was drastrically changed to: He spreads his teachings through the radio waves and lately used the television and internet facilities.
In 1983, the program kicked off its national television appearance through Intercontinental Broadcasting Channel 13. or who will stand up for me against the workers of iniquity? This occurrence drove Perez to register his new group under the name, Iglesia ng Dios Kay Kristo Hesus, Haligi at Suhay ng Katotohanan Soriano’s desire to read and memorize the Scripture was prompted by his membership in Perez’ group at a young age of 17 years old.” ―GOD (Psalm ) JESUS CHRIST IS THE ONLY WAY TO HEAVEN!!! fold in 1922 probably after learning that Jesus Christ was Mighty God but “not” the Almighty God and proceeded to establish the Iglesia Verdadero de Cristo. Unknown to many, he was said rumored to be groomed as the successor of Perez after he dies.“I am the way, the truth, and the life; NO MAN cometh unto the Father, BUT BY ME.” —Jesus Christ (John 14:6) Perez along with Teofila Ora left the I. It did not took long for the two former leaders of I. In 1975 just after Perez’ death, some members were stunned when the leadership was passed on to Levita Gugulan, a woman.At first, Soriano might have yielded to that decision but it did not take long before he along with a few others rebelled against Gugulan’s leadership.