Discuss anything Jehovahs Witness or WatchTower society related and meet new friends
- 8zeb in
my wife went off to.. and returned without being cranky this is unusual..and gave me a strange look or two.. most unusual.. i can only hope she has heard something that has caused her to realize that i may be onto something..one can only hope..
- 4fulltimestudent in
this is a feature story today on the australian government owned abc media site:.
"women who were married to abusive priests are for the first time revealing their experiences of sexual assault, control and fear.
they say the church has known for decades that some clergy abuse their wives but has done very little to fix the ongoing problem.".
- 2Tahoe in
he is the best!
A few women that have made an impact in Christendoms religions in the last 200 years ,none of which are Jehovah`s Witnesses .by smiddy3 in
aimee semple mcpherson founder of the four square church.. catherine booth co-founder of the salvation army.. ellen g.white co-founder of the seventh day adventists.
mary baker eddy founded christian science.. florence crawford founder apostolic faith mission .
this is just a few of the movements where christian women had a very important role in getting them off the ground and were accepted by males as having gods approval.. and it is not without biblical precedence judges ch.4 & 5 that relates about deborah who was a prophetess and judge over israel for fourty years with jehovah`s approval and blessing of peace he gave her during her reign .. how do these facts fit with women in the jw religion ?
- 13minimus in
all jws are supposed to be “ ministers”.
i would think that anyone that is considered a minister should have immense knowledge of their religion and should be able to teach anyone who inquires of the teachings.
my understanding is that most witnesses cannot explain even basic teachings without difficulty.
- 1fulltimestudent in
quote: "angkor wat, the world’s largest religious monument and a unesco world heritage site, is a must-see for many travelers.
this iconic temple complex in the siem reap province of cambodia attracts nearly 2.5 million foreign visitors annually—a number that is growing by about 15 percent each year.
- 3zeb in
does anyone in bethel have access (if it exists) to a list of potential kh sell offs?.
- 28minimus in
i faded from the religion and simply didn’t go back.
once people understood that my family and i left, people in the congregation didn’t know what to do.
should they call me, visit me, leave me alone?
- 7TerryWalstrom in
a cat's last emily (emily's last cat) __________.
lifting her elbow up off of her cat.
emily whispered, .
- 22LovingLifeNow in
so what exactly have they been doing now , with the exception of intervening thousands of years ago, what exactly do they do in heaven?