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Critical Information on Jehovah's Witnesses
Website Links Critical of the Watchtower Organisation
- Quotes direct and unedited from Watchtower publications Quotes describes how many of the Watchtower's beliefs have changed, totally reversed, or are contradictory. No critical commentary, just direct quotes demonstrating the conflicting points listed by subject from the Watchtower's own literature in context, exposing conflicting doctrines, or complete doctrinal reversals, contains multiple scans and original Watchtower quotes.
- Associated Jehovah's Witnesses for Reform on Blood A site that promotes changes to the Watchtower's blood doctrine. The site authors believe that individuals should make their own choice on the blood issues based on their conscience and a balanced informed foundation. The site contains extensive articles, and analysis for this position revealing what is seen as flawed, unscriptural reasoning and double standards of the Watchtower organisation in regard to Blood Transfusions.
- Free minds A site offering serious consideration of doctrinal errors and reversals by the Watchtower organisation. Extensively documented with scans, quotes, audio files, and comprehensive material confirming critical points directly taken from the Watchtower's own literature, also covering the full doctrinal history of the Watchtower organisation.
- Watchtower's Prophecies A detailed list of four pages of direct quotes from the Watchtower Society's literature, with date and publication sources, demonstrating where many prophecies of the apocalypse (Armageddon), have arisen, and then been removed at a later date when not fulfilled and generally hidden from public knowledge in later Watchtower publications.
- JehovahsWitnessOnline.com A censorship-free mostly unmoderated message board that discusses Jehovah's Witness doctrine, current developments in the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society and much more.
- Jehovah's-Witness.com A large archived message board discussing a large body of work related to Jehovah's Witness and the Watchtower organisation, discussing doctrines, behaviours, news, experiences, and Watchtower related subjects, tens of thousands of articles by members posting.
- Silentlambs A website for those Jehovah's Witnesses who claim they were victims of sexual molestation within their religious organisation. A controversial site dealing in many criticism of the Watchtower organisation and its policies of dealing with child molestation victims within the church organisation.
- The Watchtower's United Nations Controversy A site dealing with the previously hidden involvement of the Watchtower Bible and Tract Society with the United Nations.
- Watchtower News A website that lists the most current news items involving Jehovah's Witnesses or the Watchtower organisation.
- Watchtower Observer A website covering a range of archived material from the Watchtower organisation's doctrines, practises, and various other related news items involving Jehovah's Witnesses or the Watchtower Society.
- The Rick A. Ross Institute A webpage that contains information The Rick A. Ross Institute has gathered about Jehovah's Witnesses.
- DannyHaszard.com Watchtower Bible Tract Society Whistle blower
Book's Critical of the Watchtower and its doctrines
Crisis of Conscience by Raymond Franz a former Governing Body member of the Watchtower organisation for nine years (the highest level of Jehovah's Witnesses). He looks in detail at the history of the organisation, how its doctrines have arisen, and how they have changed/reversed over time, he also looks deeply into the Watchtower's history of unfulfilled prophecies, and their often negative affects on the lives of Jehovah's Witnesses. An extensive fully documented research into the Watchtower organisation. Paperback ISBN 0914675230. Hardback ISBN 0914675249. Publisher: Commentary Press; 4th edition (1 June 2002)
In Search of Christian Freedom by Raymond Franz. A follow up to the book Crisis of Conscience exploring all the doctrinal issues in a Christian's life, based on the bible in light of the Watchtower's doctrines. A fully comprehensive detailed biblical coverage of what it means to be a Christian for those who are, or were, Jehovah's Witnesses. A very detailed coverage of all aspects of the Watchtower's teachings and how many do not match up with the Bible according to the Bible based discussions given. ISBN 0914675168 Publisher: Commentary Press (October 1991, internally updated in 2002)
The Sign of the Last Days - When? by Carl O. Jonsson. A well documented case against the Watchtower organisation's interpretation of the 'sign of the Last Days' as beginning in 1914. Carl O. Jonsson reveals the historical part-truths that the society uses to back its 1914 'Last Days' doctrine and he points to the time of Jesus' resurrection as actual beginning of Jesus' Heavenly Kingship and the 'Last Days'. Fully documented with world disaster statistics, and biblical references. ISBN 0914675095 Publisher: Commentary Press (1 September 1987)
Where is the "Great Crowd" Serving God? by Jon Mitchell, a booklet by the former secretary to the Governing Body of Jehovah's Witnesses. He covers the biblical doctrines about the heavenly reward for Christians, and he points to there being no biblical difference between the "Great Crowd" and the 144,000. He covers the Watchtower's views and examines them in light of the Bible's. ISBN 9993518972 Publisher: Commentary Press (1 December 1992)
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