Jehovah’s Witnesses ‘fostered distrust’ of secular authority – royal commission counsel

Angus Stewart said the Jehovah’s Witnesses received about three or four reports of child abuse allegations a month. Photograph: Jill Fromer/Getty Images

Church’s response to child sexual abuse fell short of best practice, says Angus Stewart QC in his damning submission, published on Tuesday A damning submission to the royal commission on child sexual abuse has recommended 77 adverse findings against the Jehovah’s Witnesses in Australia. It was open to the commission … Continue reading

Hearing set in state suit against Jehovah’s Witnesses elders

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Judge mulls constitutionality of child abuse reporting law WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A state lawsuit against elders of a Jehovah’s Witnesses congregation has prompted a judge to question the constitutionality of a Delaware law mandating the reporting of suspected child abuse. The attorney general’s office is suing elders of the … Continue reading

Jehovah’s Witnesses can hide the truth to protect religion

By Trey Bundy / September 23, 2015 On a Friday morning in August, one of the Jehovah’s Witnesses top leaders sat before an Australian government commission investigating whether the organization hid child sexual abuse from secular authorities. That Geoffrey Jackson, one of the seven members of the religion’s Governing Body, … Continue reading

JW’s ‘Rise of ISIS and earthquakes are WARNINGS before ARMAGEDDON destroys Earth’

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This site is reader supported.  Please make a donation by clicking the donate button so that we may continue to fight abusive religions and cults.  Thank you. AN ‘ARMY of angelic creatures’ will SOON be sent to Earth to destroy the world as we know it, according to a global … Continue reading

Ex-Jehovah’s Witness schoolgirl exposes organisation as a religion that ‘destroys lives’

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses

I am sure that you have seen them.  Knocking on your door, at tables outside supermarkets, airports, bus and train stations.  Some of them leaving literature at bus stops.  Despite the bad press they have been getting lately, they are one of the fastest growing religions in the  world.  Their members, … Continue reading

Jehovah’s Witnesses’ silencing techniques: as terrifying as child abuse

Candace Conti as a child. Photograph: Candace Conti

“Elders in my congregation knew that there was a predator in our midst. But they threatened to punish those who spoke out”  Candace Conti was the first child sexual abuse victim to win a jury trial against Watchtower.  This is her story. Growing up in a Jehovah’s Witness family is … Continue reading

This is the way Jehovah’s Witnesses treat victims of child sexual abuse

Convicted pedophile allowed to grill his victims at Jehovah’s Witness meeting [embedit snippet=”wcw2″] By Chris Osuh Women who complained that former Jehovah’s Witness elder Jonathan Rose, 40, had molested them as children relived their nightmares in front of him after he was released from jail A convicted pedophile grilled his … Continue reading

Jehovah’s Witnesses to hand over top-secret manual

[embedit snippet=”wcw2″] On Friday Finland’s Jehovah’s Witnesses will give their religious rule book to the Minister of Justice and the Minister of the Interior so that it can be inspected to ensure that it’s in line with Finnish rule of law. Until now, only senior members of the Jehovah’s Witnesses … Continue reading

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