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…

Was Jerusalem Destroyed in 607BC, or 586BC? [and the 70 Years explained]

Jehovah’s Witnesses are adamant that Jerusalem was destroyed in 607BC [1], however, this contradicts both the Bible and archeological evidence. To accept 607BC as the date of Jerusalem’s destruction is to blatantly ignore thousands of credible scholars, historians, archeologists, and even the Bible. The first date a Jehovah’s Witness will use to establish the date…

BITE Model 1.1 – How the organization of Jehovah’s Witnesses “regulate an individual’s physical reality”

This is an elaboration on “Point 1: Regulate an individual’s physical reality” under “Behavior Control” of the BITE Model Analysis. Here we are going to explore how the organization of Jehovah’s Witnesses regulates an individual’s physical reality. Click here to go to the main article discussing the Cult BITE Model Analysis. Members are influenced to…

Did Jesus Invisible Presence Start in 1914?

Jehovahs Witnesses teach that Jesus’ presence started in 1914 invisibly. Other than some “numerical gymnastics”, the organization has no real evidence that this is true. As far as the Bible is concerned, there are scriptures that tell us not to be concerned with constantly seeking a sign of the end or Jesus’arrival. No one can…

Is Disfellowshipping Scriptural?

The organization of Jehovah’s Witnesses say that disfellowshipping is a form of discipline based on the bible. We need to understand how the scriptures they use would have been applied in the time that they were written. We also have to make sure that they are being used in the right context and that they…

Jehovah’s Witnesses Child Sex Abuse – Holly Brewer

“He took my childhood away” and “I learned how to be a big person immediately” are some of the shocking statements Holly made in a recent story by The Fifth Estate. For years and from as early as the age of three, Holly Brewer was sexually abused by her Jehovah’s Witness stepfather, Paul Berry who…

Jehovah’s Witnesses Exploiting Fear and the Coronavirus Pandemic

When the disciples asked Jesus for a sign to forewarn them of when the end would come, what were the first words out of his mouth? “Lookout that nobody misleads you” Matthew 24:5. This shows that Jesus knew that fear and uncertainty about the future would make us easy victims, so the first thing that…