Follows the Camden family as the minister father and stay-at-home mother deal with the drama of having seven children, ranging from toddlers to adults with families of their own.

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This weekly television series follows the Camden family as the minister father and stay-at-home mother deal with the drama of having seven children, ranging from toddlers to adults with families of their own. The friends, neighbors, and love interests of the various members of the family weigh heavily on the plot of the series, which seeks to address a real-life issue with each episode. Written by quirkesusan@hotmail.com

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7th Heaven: Beginnings  »

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At one point there was a false belief among many viewers that Ruth was really Matthew's daughter, but being raised as Eric and Annie's daughter. This was an especially common misconception among the show's AOL/Internet boards, and in a season opening episode Ruth said she had spread such a rumor among her friends. The misconception was likely due to such a dynamic used on the short lived series Second Noah, which aired during the early part of 7th Heaven's airing, and shared other similarities. See more »

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Lucy: [after seeing Sandy's mother and stepfather] I think I liked the drunk father better.
Eric: He certainly was warmer.
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Pitiful
17 July 2006 | by See all my reviews

This show is so full of double standards, hypocritical characters, and holier the thou attitudes. I can't even watch a commercial anymore.

The way the parents spy on their children and their ridiculous over the top reactions is laughable.

It they are "moral", than I don't know if I want to be in that category.

It is kind of scary to me to think some people actually think these are good people with good morals.

I am not surprise that most of the children have flown the coupe as fast as they could.


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