Beliefs, Rules, and
Things Jehovah's Witnesses Can't Do
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Former Jehovah's Witnesses Talk About The Truth.

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The Watchtower refers to former EX-JW's (i.e. EX-Jehovah's Witnesses) as 'apostates'. However critics say that the real apostates are the leaders of the Watchtower Society. Why? Because they have rejected the love of 'enemies' that Jesus taught. The Watchtower teaches JW's to hate enemies! See Religious Persecution

Instead of being saved by God's grace, Jehovah's Witnesses are promised salvation if they work hard for the organization. They must obey the Governing Body of Jehovah's Witnesses and Elders without asking questions or disagreeing.

The problem is how do you know when you've done enough for Jehovah? What if you could have done a little bit more and didn't? What if you don't believe everything the Watchtower teaches? What if you secretly broke some rules? You fooled the Watchtower, but did you fool Jehovah? Did Jehovah see you breaking his rules? Did he see you sinning over and over again?

Jehovah's Witnesses carry a heavy load. After working so hard for salvation, they are never sure that they will be saved. They could spend an entire life time keeping rules fairly well, but if they sin the day of armageddon, they worry that Jehovah may not spare them. They may die forever without any hopes of a resurrection.

Instead of relying on God, the organization has become the path to eternal life just like 'the ark' in Noah's day.

In order to 'keep the organization clean' and avoid Jehovah's anger upon the entire organization at armageddon, Jehovah's Witnesses are required to keep strict rules. The list of things Jehovah 'hates' grows every day.

  1. How many JW's suffer from mental illness because of constant emotional stress?
  2. How many JW's have died needlessly because they can't have blood transfusions?
  3. How many JW's have been so depressed that they've taken their own lives? See the Watchtower's Shunning Policy

Breakup of Families.

The practice of shunning 'apostates' causes extreme depression for apostates AND JW's! Shunning pressures JW's into returning to the organization but causes unimaginable emotional pain. Some EX-JW's haven't heard from their relatives in decades.

JW's are using a symbolic 'sword' to break up families because the Watchtower says Jesus came to bring 'a sword', divisions, and the break up of families. Matthew 10:34; JW's are told that shunning is a test of loyalty to Jesus.

But how can this be? Jesus never used a sword to intimidate enemies into being Christians. Christians were not violent. It was the enemies of Jesus who were using 'a sword' to kill Christians, cause divisions, and the break up of families. By using emotional violence (a sword) against apostates, JW's are being loyal to the enemies of Jesus! They are rejecting every single principle of love for 'enemies' that Jesus and 'the Father' taught. Matthew 10:34 'I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.'

Spiritual Darkness.

Watchtower censors information and forbids Jehovah's Witnesses from considering what 'apostates' have to say. Thus they keep Jehovah's Witnesses in spiritual darkness. See Censored Information

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JW News Stories.

Investigation Claims Jehovah Witnesses' Watchtower Is Hiding Child Sexual Abuse Claims

Wed, 18 Feb 2015 01:36:00 GMT: A new report out of the Center for Investigative Reporting claims that the Jehovah's Witnesses' parent organization in the United States has systematically hidden child sexual abuse cases for more than 25 years. "Essentially what they say is, 'You don’t ... , link

Jehovah's Witness Leaders Accused of Covering Up Child Sexual Abuse

Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:16:00 GMT: A new investigation from the Center for Investigative Reporting shows that Jehovah's Witness leaders explicitly discourage church elders from reporting child sexual abuse allegations to the police, or even to their own congregations. Candace Conti, who was ... , link

Did leaders of Jehovah’s Witnesses cover up child sex abuse?

Mon, 16 Feb 2015 15:00:00 GMT: In San Francisco, a woman is suing the Jehovah's Witnesses for failing to protect her from a known child abuser when she was a child. The Center for Investigative Reporting has shed light on accusations that religious leaders led a cover-up of child sex abuse. , link

Mass Murder in God’s Country

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:57:00 GMT: Cabool, like Tyrone and the county seat Houston, is God’s country. “Baptists, Jehovah’s Witnesses, lot of Pentecostals. We even got a few Catholics,” says Steve, the only paying customer at Vikings on a Friday night besides me. “Baptists ... , link

Alleged Jehovah’s Witness poisoner Brett Darren Mardon: I drank weed killer first to ensure it wouldn’t be fatal

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:03:00 GMT: A JEHOVAH’S Witness says he tested the effects of weed killer by drinking it himself before embarking on a plan to “emotionally disturb” a church elder and reverse his excommunication. Brett Darren Mardon has told the District Court he never intended ... , link

Jehovah's Witnesses eye buying Fishkill site for church complex

Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:54:00 GMT: Jehovah's Witnesses eye buying Fishkill site for church complex Jehovah's Witnesses envision church complex on Fishkill site Check out this story on poughkeepsiejournal.com: http://pojonews.co/1DzOAqL , link

Jehovah church faces flood of sex abuse cases

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:12:00 GMT: A WOMAN who was abused from the age of four by a senior officer of the Jehovah’s Witnesses has lodged a £500,000 claim for compensation in a test case that could open the door to hundreds more suits involving members of the religious organisation in the UK. , link

Obituary: Colombo, David A.

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 06:14:00 GMT: He was a loving, caring and generous husband, brother, father, grandfather, uncle and friend. Dave joined his family as one of the Jehovah’s Witnesses when he dedicated his life to Jehovah God on September 5, 1992. He was very busy as a Ministerial ... , link

Five Jehovah’s Witnesses arrested in Malawi for refusing give blood to terminally ill child

Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT: Five people who under the guise of religious belief refused to donate blood to an anaemic family member are under police custody in Mangochi after hospital officials sought for their intervention in order to save the life of a seven-year old child. , link

Latest Secret Police Prisoners – Two Female Jehovah's Witnesses

Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:26:00 GMT: In a sudden closed hearing on 17 February, a Judge in the Azerbaijani capital Baku ordered two female Jehovah's Witnesses to be held for three months in the National Security Ministry secret police investigation prison, according to the decisions seen by ... , link


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