January 20, 2016

Free Android apps for Jehovah’s Witnesses – JWnews

• JW Videos & Songs for Children
• JW Easy Presentations
• EZ Workbook
• JW Keep it Simple

Continue to Google Play Store

February 4, 2016

Watchtower Library 2015 / 2016

The Watchtower Library is used daily by hundreds of thousands looking for specific information that is Bible based. Join with others studying in the most valuable book ever written, God’s word the Bible, by way of the Watchtower Library..

Continue here

February 4, 2016

FYI – Like Ebola, Zika Virus Can Be Sexually Transmitted – JWnews

Like any virus that enters the bloodstream, Zika can be sexually transmitted. But mosquitoes should remain our biggest worry.
The grim story of the Zika epidemic took a minor detour yesterday with a report from Dallas that a case of sexually transmitted infection had been identified.

Continue here

February 1, 2016

Genetically modified humans ? – JWnews

British scientists have been given the green light to genetically modify human embryos, for the first time in the nation’s history.

The landmark decision means scientists will now be allowed to alter the DNA of embryos, for research purposes only.

Continue here

January 30, 2016

Jehovah’s Witnesses file lawsuit against Vyborg customs – JWnews

The ‘Administrative Center for Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia has filed a lawsuit with the St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region Arbitration Court against Russia’s Vyborg Customs.

Continue here

January 30, 2016

FYI – ANGLICAN CHURCH ON THE VERGE OF SCHISM ? – JWnews

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby is hosting 38 representatives of the worldwide Anglican Communion all this week in Canterbury to discuss what Welby described as the Church’s “paralysis” in sexual issues. Only eight of the 38 representatives are open to same-sex “marriage,” with the majority against changing the doctrine of marriage as being between one man and one woman.

Continue here

January 30, 2016

FYI – 90,000 regular blood donors to be contacted over faulty equipment – JWnews

THE IRISH BLOOD Transfusion Service has begun contacting some 90,000 regular donors advising them to contact their GP if they feel they have experienced symptoms of anaemia and informing them that costs will be covered in such cases.

Continue here

January 30, 2016

FYI – FDA works to defer blood donations in face of spread of Zika virus – JWnews

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says it is working to defer blood donations from travelers who have visited one of the regions where the Zika virus is prevalent.

The agency said Thursday that the goal is to protect the blood supply in the United States.

The FDA says it also will put into place recommendations for U.S. territories affected by Zika.

Continue here

January 29, 2016

AZERBAIJAN: Convicted and freed, but no compensation for 50 week imprisonment – JWnews

After nearly 50 weeks in jail, two female Jehovah’s Witnesses Irina Zakharchenko and Valida Jabrayilova were convicted of offering one religious booklet without the compulsory state permission needed in Azerbaijan to distribute religious literature.

Continue here

January 29, 2016

Zika virus ‘spreading explosively’ in Americas – JWnews

She said that the Red Cross will continue to use safety measures to protect the blood supply from Zika virus as well as other mosquito-borne viruses.

Schuchat said the FDA is looking into blood supply issues for donors and travelers. The FDA regulates blood collection and manufacturing of blood products in the United States.

Continue here

January 29, 2016

Jehovah’s Witnesses’ Brooklyn Headquarters for Sale – JWnews

The giant red letters stand 15 feet tall, declaring “Watchtower.”

The illuminated sign, with its alternating time and temperature readings, crests along the skyline just beyond the Brooklyn Bridge, proclaiming the world headquarters of the Jehovah’s Witnesses, the religious group that is better known for its door-to-door evangelism than for its substantial real estate holdings in Brooklyn.

Continue here

January 29, 2016

JW Easy Presentations from our Christian Life and Ministry workbook

Free Android app for Jehovah’s Witnesses. Watchtower and Awake presentations at your fingertips from the JW .org site. An easy tap to the latest presentations from our Christian Life and Ministry workbook.

Continue here to Google Play Store

January 24, 2016

Jehovah’s Witness sues school district over Valentine’s Day party _ JWnews

A 56-year-old Detroit woman is suing the district for discrimination claiming they ordered her to throw a Valentine’s Day party even though it was against her religion as a Jehovah’s Witness.

Continue here

January 22, 2016

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog.

Here's an excerpt:

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 54,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 20 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

Click here to see the complete report.

January 22, 2016

Awake / Watchtower subject index 2015 – JWnews

Awake here

Watchtower here

January 22, 2016

Boxford police report – JWnews

Suspicious activity was reported on Glendale Road. Two well-dressed women rung the doorbell, rattled the doorknob, and when no one answered, they left in a grey four-door car. Jehovah’s Witness pamphlets were found on the steps.
Just answer the door next time !
January 22, 2016

The most grateful religions in America – JWnews

Thanksgiving who gives thanks

January 22, 2016

JW Videos & Songs for Children – JWnews

archive.org not official tv.jw.org jw.org watchtower 2015 library television streaming broadcast Jehovah's Witness religion news not most translated website
Of interest to Jehovah’s Witnesses and their children who want an easy way to access the Videos and Songs from our web site at JW.org.
Follow two youngsters as they learn Bible lessons throughout their daily activities.

Continue to Google Play Store

January 20, 2016

Bill ends shield for parents choosing prayer over medicine – JWnews

A bill filed Tuesday would remove a legal shield in Tennessee for parents who reject medical treatment for children in favor of treatment by prayer.

It is a crime in Tennessee to fail to provide medical care to children, with an exception, known as the Spiritual Treatment Exemption Act.

Continue here

January 20, 2016

Jehovah’s Witnesses create a fund for long-awaited Bridge Park – JWnews

The Jehovah’s Witnesses announced the creation of a $5.5 million fund to pay for the renovation of a DUMBO park and adjoining basketball courts they promised to fix up more than a decade ago.

Continue here

January 19, 2016

Visitors this month – JWnews

n 1 archive.org not official tv.jw.org jw.org watchtower 2015 library television streaming broadcast Jehovah's Witness religion news not most translated website

January 18, 2016

Jehovah’s Witnesses file lawsuit – JWnews

Свидетели Иеговы файл иск против Выборгской таможни

St. Petersburg, January 18, Interfax – The ‘Administrative Center for Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia has filed a lawsuit with the St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region Arbitration Court against Russia’s Vyborg Customs that had blocked a number of holy books from entering the country, the religious organization’s press service told.

Continue here

January 18, 2016

FYI – Akua Donkor will disband Jehovah Witnesses when elected President of Ghana – JWnews

The Founder of the Ghana Freedom Party, Madam Akua Donkor has served notice that she will disband the religious sect, Jehovah Witnesses when elected President of Ghana.

Continue here

January 18, 2016

Watchtower Library 2015 / 2016

The Watchtower Library is used daily by hundreds of thousands looking for specific information that is Bible based. Join with others studying in the most valuable book ever written, God’s word the Bible, by way of the Watchtower Library..

Continue here

January 17, 2016

Victims of the Holocaust – JWnews

In April 1933, four months after Hitler became chancellor, Jehovah’s Witnesses were banned in Bavaria and by the summer in most of Germany. Twice during 1933 . . .

Continue here

January 15, 2016

University gave Catholic burial to Jehovah’s Witness who gave body for medical research – JWnews

A Jehovah’s Witness who donated her body to the University of Malta for medical research was buried after embalming failed but her children were not notified, before later learning that she had been given a Catholic burial in an unmarked grave.

Continue here

January 14, 2016

Jehovah’s Witnesses Pledge $5.5M To Fix Up Dumbo Park – JWnews

Before the Jehovah’s Witnesses depart their Brooklyn headquarters, they’ll help beautify one extremely unloved corner of Dumbo: the Brooklyn Paper reports that the group has pledged $5.5 million to clean up Bridge Park 2, a decrepit patch of concrete that’s mere steps away from the much swankier Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Continue here

January 13, 2016

Watchtower library & JW.org by Proxy – JWnews

A free web proxy list to easily access websites and surf the web anonymously.

Continue reading

January 9, 2016

Today’s quote – JWnews

“How about Jehovah’s Witnesses?” posited one person. “Imagine a campaign promise to build a wall around JWs so they can’t knock on people’s doors again?”

Continue here

January 9, 2016

Sun Setting on Jehovah’s Witnesses’ Brooklyn Empire [Updated] – JWnews

For the longest time, the religious group was one of the biggest landlords in Brooklyn. That was until about 10 years ago, when the religion’s governing body, the Watchtower Tract and Bible Society of Pennsylvania, started dumping its holdings in the borough.

Continue here

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 143 other followers