Mormons & JW – #7 Jehovah’s Witnesses Origin and Organization

This week we started the six week section on Jehovah’s Witnesses. We looked at the origin of the organization now called The Watchtower Bible and Tract Society. Actually there are about a dozen corporations that direct the various efforts of Jehovah’s Witnesses. But the key is to help our Jehovah’s Witness freind or family member see that this organization is not what it claims to be. We will talk more about this next week.

Here are the Class Slides

Here is a link to the handout that I forgot to give out in class. I will hand it out next week but you can get it here now: Class Handout

Right Click here to Download the lecture Audio for Class #7

Or play it with the control below:

Our “Homework” is to read some web pages and watch some videos.

Here are the links to some web articles.

Jehovah’s Witness Exposed! (59 min) – Older documentary but very good information and interviews with ex-leaders of the organization.

Growing Up Jehovah Witness – Very Interesting Personal Story in Three Parts – just try to ignore low video quality
Growing up Jehovah’s Witness Part 1 from hazelallen on GodTube.
Growing Up Jehovah’s Witness- Part 2 from hazelallen on GodTube.
Growing Up Jehovah’s Witness- Part 3 from hazelallen on GodTube.


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Sr. Research Manager by day, Bible and Theology teacher by night. Father of two great kids and humble husband to a godly wife.
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