GERMANY: Sophie Jones’ Life after Jehovah’s Witnesses

Sophie Jones Life after Jehovah's Witnesses

Hailing from Leipzig, at only 18 years of age, Sophie Jones first had to learn how to lead a self-determined life after leaving the Jehovah’s Witnesses. Today she supports an association that helps sect dropouts and takes part in the Miss Germany election. “What do I want from life? Do I want everything to be prescribed […]

Robert Luccioni: Lies & Misrepresentation

Robert Luccioni Wicked Men and Impostors

The following is an open letter that was sent via email to Robert Luccioni on December 8, 2020. It was in response to a video he appeared in on jw.org entitled, Strengthen Your Spiritual Core (2 Tim. 3:13). We recommend you watch this video in full before reading the open letter. Also available in Dutch, […]

Keep Your Path Clean

Gary Breaux and Ralph Walls - Keep Your Path Clean

When Jehovah’s Witness get the privilege of serving at the World Headquarters of Jehovah’s Witnesses (Bethel), they must sit through a video entitled ‘Keep Your Path Clean’. There is one video that is specifically created for men and a separate video for women. Ralph Walls of the Personnel Committee presents the video for the ladies, […]

Wait on Jehovah

Wait on Jehovah

André was a zealous Jehovah’s Witness for over 30 years. He was married to a wonderful sister and they had three children together. However, things started to change for André. He was beginning to have doubts. His relationship with Jehovah was beginning to wane. Eventually he, along with his wife and children, stopped attending meetings. […]

The Two Witness Rule – an open letter

The Two Witness Rule - an open letter

The ‘Two Witness Rule’ used by Jehovah’s Witnesses’ elders in their judicial committees with regard to accusations of child sexual abuse must be abandoned and disavowed. It has allowed sexual predators to escape justice. Some have attacked multiple victims. No matter how credible the accusation, within the Jehovah’s Witnesses there has to be either a […]

The Dark Side of ‘The Truth’

The Dark Side of the Truth

If you are considering becoming one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, you must understand that you devote your whole life to it. This includes your life, the life of your family, your extended family and it even impacts on the lives of your friends. If you become one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, there is no “Get out of […]

20 Years in the World

20-years-world

I recently found the sub-Reddit EXJW and noticed that most people are dealing with a relatively recent change. I haven’t yet seen someone give a perspective from a couple of decades out, so I put together my no-holds-barred 20+ year retrospective as an adult out in the world. Maybe you’ll find something useful here. Maybe […]

The Two Witness Principle

The Two Witness Principle

The ‘Two Witness Principle’ used by Jehovah’s Witness elders in their judicial committees with regard to accusations of child sexual abuse must be abandoned and disavowed. It has allowed sexual predators to escape justice. Some have attacked multiple victims. No matter how credible the accusation, within the Jehovah’s Witnesses there has to be either a […]

The Apocryphal Hypocrisy

The Apocryphal Hypocrisy

If there is one thing Jehovah’s Witnesses have emphasized over and over again about the Bible, it is the notion that Apocryphal books of the Bible are not to be read, believed or referenced. …Which is why I was utterly shocked to find that the March 2018 Study edition of The Watchtower uses the Acts […]