By Terry Walstrom The death of Ray Franz hit me harder than I would have thought. I had to reflect for awhile…alone…and quietly. After all, fine people die every day and some of them are indispensable, and yet we go on…don’t we? But, Ray Franz was someone who can only be described by the phrase […]
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By “Snowbird” Living down here in the backwoods of Alabama, we were privy to very little of what was going on in the Watchtower world. Most of us never heard about the shake-up at headquarters during the 1980s. I read and dismissed the Time article about Ray Franz, although I heard and dismissed whispers from […]
A video tribute to Raymond Franz… httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0axx-av7ZRc A fine and fitting tribute to Ray Franz made by “V” with the help of many people who took the time to record a brief message about what Ray Franz meant to them.
By “Watersedge2009” Ray Franz struck me as the kindest of souls – a truly honest, incorruptible, and humble man. He was faithful to his conscience and to the God he served. Without his books, the real truth about the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society would have been more difficult to uncover because those facts would […]
By Marco Garcia It’s a sad day – sad because we have lost a great man. He was a man who was a defender of common sense and justice, someone who stood up for the truth and fought against imposing lies on naive people. He was someone courageous enough to go up against a powerful […]
It was announced this morning (June 2nd) that Raymond Franz passed away due to a stroke injuries he suffered on May 30, 2010. Mr. Franz was a much-loved and respected Christian all of his life. As active and dedicated Jehovah’s Witnesses, he and his wife served for over 40 years in various assignments, primarily in […]