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All articles & reviews tagged with jehovahs-witness

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December 2017
Articles > Evangelistic

Sought and found by God

I was born in Wales, United Kingdom. Although sent to Sunday school as a young child (something which I hated!), I never once really heard the gospel message. Strange as it may seem, one can go to some places of worship and yet never hear the message of God’s saving grace. Two things I…

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November 2002
Articles > Cults and other religions

Concerning Cults – Jehovah’s Witnesses (2)

How did the Watchtower cult emerge and develop? The story begins with Charles Taze Russell (1852-1916). His parents were Calvinists in theology and members of a Congregational church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where the Bible was taught faithfully. Russell accepted the God-centred theology of the church and of his parents until, at the age of…

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October 2002
Articles > Cults and other religions

Concerning Cults – Jehovah’s Witnesses (1)

It is claimed there are ‘6,000,000 persons’ in ‘over 230 lands’ who are Jehovah’s Witnesses. I cannot verify these statistics but two observations are pertinent. Firstly, growth in the number of Jehovah’s Witnesses has fluctuated in recent years. For example, between 1993 and 2001 their growth in the UK has slowed down. Secondly, Watchtower…

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October 2000
Articles > Cults and other religions

Done in a Corner

Corners can be dark places, requiring artificial light, and with only one way out. Christians are not usually found inhabiting them, for they are journeying along the narrow way, heading for a brilliant destination. Yet there may be occasion for Christians to pause and pay attention to the activities of some who frequent such…

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November 1999
Articles > Biblical/theological

Jesus Christ:begotten or created?

One of the issues which continually surfaces when dealing with the cults is that of the deity of the Saviour, Jesus Christ. They attempt to deny his deity by twisting Scripture, reading it out of context. removing or inserting words and phrases, attributing new or inaccurate meanings to words, or by retranslating the Bible.…

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