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JW.org: “Jehovah’s Witnesses Do Not Shun”

The Watchtower Society’s website, JW.org, now claims that “Those who were baptized as Jehovah’s Witnesses but no longer preach to others, perhaps even drifting away from association with fellow believers, are not shunned.” [LINK] This is an amazing statement. It’s actually so amazing that tens of thousands of former Jehovah’s Witnesses will be surprised to […]

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JW Teachings

Watchtower Society Goes Under the Microscope

John Cedars has published the first post of a four-part series that closely examines the Watchtower Society’s claim to be “God’s Spirit Directed Organization” on earth. Cedars is most noted for his “Global Survey of Jehovah’s Witnesses”  – hosted and maintained at JWSurvey.org. Along with his “Global Surveys” (and occasional “Mini-Surveys”) that ask for opinions […]

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JW Teachings Testimonies

Sudbury Elders: Reconsider Your Actions

By Rory Sullivan Editor’s Introduction: Even though this letter has appeared on other websites by now, Mr. Sullivan was kind enough to let me to publish and share his excellent thought-provoking “open letter” with our readers. He brings up issues that should concern all Jehovah’s Witnesses, but especially those honest-hearted Jehovah’s Witnesses who must carry […]

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JW Teachings Opinion

Dear Watchtower: Why the insults and name-calling?

I THOUGHT I KNEW YOU An open letter from Barbara Anderson to the Watch Tower’s Writing Department In 1517, Martin Luther wrote in a letter to Archbishop Albert of Mainz: “You must graciously forgive that I, that scum of the earth, am so bold as to dare to address a letter to you.” Yes, I […]

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JW Teachings Testimonies

Coping with False Prophecy

By Cynthia Hampton For several years I have been honored to coordinate and moderate a Jehovah’s Witness support group based in Los Angeles and San Jose, California. Our group stays in touch by using the Yahoo!Groups email system and through our ExJWsLosAngeles.org website. I recently received the following question from a non-member of the group […]

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