Watchtower Quotes: 1925

Watchtower Oct. 15, 1917, from page 6157 : “There will be no slip-up…Abraham should enter upon the actual possession of his promised inheritance in the year 1925” Watchtower Sept. 01, 1922, from page 262 : “1914 ended the Gentile Times…The date 1925 is even more distinctly indicated by the Scriptures…by then the great crisis will be reached and probably…

Watchtower Quotes: Churches and Other Charitable Organizations

“People may also feel that we should build schools and hospitals as well as perform other charitable works. They are stumbled because we focus our effort on the preaching work, not on solving the world’s immediate problems. … Never should we become distracted by the political and social issues of this world.” Watchtower 2021 May p.7…

Watchtower Quotes: Dress and Grooming

Long Hair on Men “For a man or a boy to wear his hair so that he looks like a girl is still “contrary to nature.” It is typical of an age (and lands) where homosexuality is on the increase… homosexuality is also “contrary to nature,” both unfitting and detestable…” The Watchtower, What the Way…

Watchtower Quotes: Salvation only for Jehovah’s Witnesses

“Only Jehovah’s Witnesses, those of the anointed remnant and the “great crowd,” as a united organization under the protection of the Supreme Organizer, have any Scriptural hope of surviving the impending end” The Watchtower, Remaining Organized for Survival Into the Millennium “Annihilation awaits all who will not listen and who thereby set themselves against rule…

Watchtower Quotes: Propaganda and Deception

Misquotes “…Because propaganda “is likely to be most effective,” says one source, “if people . . . are discouraged from thinking critically.” (Media and Society in the Twentieth Century)…” Watchtower, July 2017, Winning the Battle for your Mind This quote is indeed accurate, but something sinister lies between the ellipsis (…) I tracked down the original book…

Watchtower Quotes: The Governing Body

“That faithful slave is the channel through which Jesus is feeding his true followers in this time of the end. It is vital that we recognize the faithful slave. Our spiritual health and our relationship with God depend on this channel.” Watchtower 2013 Jul 15 p.20 Jehovah God has also provided his visible organization, his…

Watchtower Quotes: Beards

Beards are Identified with Extremists and Rebels Against Society “In recent years in many lands a beard or long hair on a man attracts immediate notice and may, in the minds of the majority, classify such a person undesirably with extremists or as rebels against society.“ The Watchtower, Questions From Readers “But more helpful than…

Watchtower Quotes: Apostates

 the one who doubts to the point of becoming an apostate sets himself up as a judge. He thinks he knows better than his fellow Christians, better also than the “faithful and discreet slave,” through whom he has learned the best part, if not all that he knows about Jehovah God and his purposes. He…