Jehovah’s Witnesses

Jehovah’s Witnesses

Most of us have had Jehovah’s Witnesses on the doorstep. Some get angry with them but others feel that they are nice people and are just another Christian denomination. We agree that most are nice, wealsobelieve however that they have been deceived and need to know the truth about the Society that they are in. The problem comes in trying…read more →

Jehovah’s Witnesses – 2

Who are they? The vast majority of Jehovah’s Witness at your door will be very genuine people. They will be zealous for the truth that has been learnt from their relationship with the ‘organisation’-the Watchtower Bible &Tract Society. The individual will be calling on you as part of their ‘mission field.’ They will feel in doing this that they are…read more →

The Truth About Jehovah’s Witnesses

  Arising from an Adventist Bible study group in America in 1870 led by Charles Taze Russell (1852-1916), 12.9 million people world-wide attended the annual memorial meal of Jehovah’s Witnessesin1996. Over five million baptised members actively seek converts (up 4% on 1995 and 75% over a decade), with 366,000 baptisms and almost five million ‘studies’ in 1996. They are expanding…read more →

1914 – Is It Marked In Scripture?

Author: Mike Troke Around the end of December 2002 a Jehovah’s Witnesses handed me a little booklet called ‘What Does God Require of Us?’ (WB&TS, 1996) Inside the front cover is a paragraph designedtoaid the reader in the use of the booklet. This includes the following: “This brochure is designed as a Bible study course…At the beginning of each lesson…read more →

The Watchtower Society & 1914

Author: Tony Piper The Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society of Pennsylvania is the official title of the organisation to which Jehovah’s Witnesses belong. Its sister corporation, the Watchtower BibleandTract Society of New York Inc. (WBTS/The Society) prints all the material that Witnesses distribute. Summary of this Article

Was the Watchtower Society Chosen by Jesus in 1919?

The following is a slightly edited version of a posting on the Reachout Forum in early June. I felt it deserved to be read by as many people as possible as it is important that all Jehovah’s Witnessesfaceup to this matter. As all Jehovah’s Witnesses know, but are always totally unable to explain, the Watchtower Society just is “Jehovah’s Organisation.”…read more →

The Challenges of 2001

The Kingdom Ministry, February 2001 (the internal magazine of the Watchtower Society) had an interesting article under the title Facing Challenges in 2001. We reproduce a little of it here – with addedcomment- because reading between the lines it appears we can see what is happening to many in the organisation. We can also see how the Witness on your…read more →

The ‘144,000’ – who are they?

Author: Mike Troke In the Watchtower Society’s book Knowledge That Leads to Everlasting Life (1995), under the heading ‘Mankind Transformed’ we read the following: “How grand it will be when the knowledge of God fills the earth! There will be an extensive educational program under the direction of the King Jesus Christ and his 144,000 co-rulers.” (Page 185) Belief in…read more →

Is the Doctrine of the 144,000 possible?

Jewish scholars tell us that as many as 20% of first century Israel may have accepted Jesus as the Messiah. We know that three thousand came to the Lord on the Feast of Pentecost (Acts 2:4) and shortlyafterwardsanother 5,000 men plus any women and children became believers (Acts 4:4). Acts 6:7 then records that a large number of priests became…read more →

Who Will Survive Armageddon?

Author: Robert Crompton A common feature, of much argument, directed against Jehovah’s Witnesses is the skeleton from Charles Taze Russell’s cupboard. Because most Witnesses are not well informed aboutthehistory of their movement, such a tactic when applied judiciously can be very effective. Having just read the April 15th 1995 issue of ‘The Watchtower,’ however, I think an opposite tactic might…read more →