Tag: Governing Body

Watchtower Leaders

Governing Body Admits Doubts Over New Headquarters Plans

By Cedars The latest August 15th Study Edition of the Watchtower includes a 4-page review from the annual meeting of the Watch Tower, Bible and Tract Society of Pennsylvania. An interesting insight was given into the Governing Body’s plans to build a new world headquarters complex in Warwick, upstate New York. It was particularly interesting to […]

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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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Opinion Watchtower Leaders

Global Survey of Jehovah’s Witnesses – 2011

We’re pleased to announce that a new tool for communicating with both Jehovah’s Witnesses, former Witnesses, and non-JWs is now available – an online, world-wide, opinion survey website: JWsurvey.org The original survey was conceived and initially executed by a gentleman from the UK known as “Cedars.” He suggested setting up a survey in late September […]

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Watchtower Leaders

“Seeds of dissent” against the Governing Body?

Editor’s Note: I just received the following news release announcing an attempt to organize an underground movement of Jehovah’s Witnesses who want a voice in how they are treated by their own religion. Ever since “Brother Siam” wrote and submitted his “Open Letter to the Governing Body” back in January, the level of dissent has […]

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JW Teachings Opinion

Watchtower forgets that “Content is King”

Adapted from a post by “LostGeneration” “Content is King” is a popular guideline to follow for those who run websites and mass communication outlets. It makes perfect sense, as demonstrated by sites like Jehovahs-Witness.net (and this one) that provide entertaining content for their targeted audiences. Even better, when content is added daily, users return repeatedly. […]

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