Soriano goes by the title of “Overall Servant”; he also refers to himself as “Wise One,” “Walking Bible,” “Modern Jeremiah,” “Appointed One,” and “He Who Holds the Key.” Soriano has lived in exile from the Philippines since 2005 due to legal challenges, including charges of slander and an accusation of homosexual rape.
Eli Soriano boldly proclaims himself “the most sensible preacher of all time.” Soriano makes use of television, radio, and social media programs utilizing a question-and-answer method to propagate his teachings.
Ang Dating Daan (Tagalog for The Old Path) is a religious radio and television program in the Philippines produced by the Members of the Church of God International. In Portugal and Brazil, it is broadcast as O Caminho Antigo which is a direct translation for The Old Path.
In Latin America, it is broadcast as El Camino Antiguo which is also a direct translation of the English name.
Business schemes that are based on religion have obviously worked for the Ang Dating Daan Cult.
The Members of the Church of God International denies several doctrines such as the Trinity and salvation by grace alone.In the last quarter of 1980, the Church launched the radio program Ang Dating Daan, hosted by Bro. Through the local radio station DWWA 1206 Khz, ADD was heard in many parts of the Philippine Archipelago.The program became popular more than any other religious program in the country because of its live question and answer portion.His method of biblical interpretation is extremely literalistic, but he does not utilize sound hermeneutical principles.The Members Church of God International has no written statement of faith, which may be due to the fact that Soriano often contradicts his own teachings.