Defining “Inspiration” With A Jehovah’s Witness Elder

When I arrived at the restaurant, my Witness friend already ordered and had a desert sitting in front of my spot at the table. He has been doing that for awhile now. Our friendship has grown and we are very comfortable in each other’s presence. We talked for roughly 45 minutes before we even began Read More

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#43 Is New Light, True Light? Quick Questions For Jehovah’s Witnesses

This question is directed at Jehovah’s Witnesses who may be unfamiliar with the Watchtower’s history of changing the identity of the Faithful and Discreet Slave mentioned in Matthew 24. This doctrine is being changed yet again, reflected in the articles discussed in the July 15, 2013 Study Edition of the Watchtower magazine. To know more Read More

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Discussing The Authority Of The Watchtower With A Jehovah’s Witness Elder, Part 2

(Picking up where we left off yesterday. Read yesterday’s “part one” post for context.) It got very quiet. The intensity level of our conversation was thicker than it has ever been. My friend took a moment to look at Matthew 4:4 and think about it. He began to pull at his tie and loosen up Read More

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Discussing The Authority Of The Watchtower With A Jehovah’s Witness Elder, Part 1

My Jehovah’s Witness Elder friend was extremely uncomfortable for the majority of our two and a half hour meeting. We picked up where we left off from last week. I wanted to talk more about the paragraph I brought up last week where the Watchtower claims to speak God’s Words. Most of our conversation was Read More

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