Download A Letter to Aubrey Regarding Sex, Lies, and the Watchtower by James Atchley PDF

By James Atchley

this is often essentially a letter to my daughter exposing the lies of the Watchtower Bible & Tract Society. That Society claims to be specifically anointed and selected by means of God to carry sway over all these attempting to dwell Christian lives. As such, they declare that they're endowed with the ideal by way of God to make up principles that aren't within the Bible which, however, has to be obeyed by way of Christians. i used to be raised in that faith and used to be indoctrinated therefore. This e-book explains and recounts the reviews that happened in my lifestyles as one in every of Jehovah's Witnesses that brought on me to question, then examine, and at last eliminate myself from that association. it truly is a correct account of the problems that ended in my doubts in regards to the Watchtower Society performing as spokesman for the so-called "faithful and discreet slave." It recounts my own fight with these matters and the way this finally led me right into a disagreement with the Society which led to my disassociation from them. With the ensuing final result that i've been estranged from my daughter for the prior twenty or so years. She doesn't be aware of me and he or she doesn't be aware of what these concerns have been. nobody has identified for thirty years. I promised my daughter, Aubrey, while she was once 5 years outdated that once she used to be an grownup that i'd solution all her questions. This e-book is an try to make strong on that promise. confidently, it's going to resolution her questions. even as, it really is my wish that it'll divulge the high-handed and unjust demeanour within which i used to be taken care of by means of the Watchtower Society and divulge to all simply precisely what the problems have been that resulted in my disassociation from them and what really ended in my divorcing my spouse. and provides every person a chance to have an entire and entire figuring out of these occasions to allow them to render a good and balanced judgment at the topic. A cautionary notice although. This booklet offers with the sexual practices of married folks. If a dialogue of such issues will be offensive to the reader then I recommend you don't learn this e-book. those concerns are handled in a few element and that i don't want to surprise or offend a person. yet, while you're a mature grownup and such issues wouldn't be offensive to you, then by way of all skill, learn on. while you are one in every of Jehovah's Witnesses, you must comprehend that the laws of the Society during this quarter are completely with no scriptural beginning and this is often in actual fact documented during this e-book. while you're no longer a Witness, you could locate it either attention-grabbing and instructive to work out how significantly the Watchtower Society seeks to regulate the considering its members.
Regardless of your state of affairs, in case you do decide to learn this ebook, and may you occur to stumble upon Aubrey, who i'm really definite won't ever learn this e-book even though it's written exclusively for her profit, i'd savour it should you could move alongside to her that i admire her, regardless...and that I continually will. i do know what it truly is to be trapped in a faith and i've not anything yet empathy for her and for all Witnesses.

Show description

Read or Download A Letter to Aubrey Regarding Sex, Lies, and the Watchtower PDF

Similar christian reference_1 books

Allegorical Spectrum of the Parables of Jesus

Allegory within the parables of Jesus hasn't ever been addressed appropriately. via learning the allegorical gains in parables and comparing a few former parable theories, present learn hopes to carry perception to the hermeneutics of allegory within the parables of Jesus. "Many students, together with myself, were wondered by way of allegory in Jesus' parables.

Almost A Christian: A Rebuke to Luke-warm Christianity

This publication is an uncompromising try to name the “Almost a Christian” to repentance and disclose mistakes. Biblical fact is absolute fact and offends postmodernists, who reject absolutes. The Christian declare that we have got the single fact is non-negotiable and below heavy attack in Western tradition. a lot of my very important reviews were formed by means of these nice saints who've long past prior to me, and that i reference them within the textual content.

Reading Jesus's Bible: How the New Testament Helps Us Understand the Old Testament

For Jesus and his contemporaries, what we now comprehend because the previous testomony used to be easily the Scriptures—and it was once the basic foundation of ways humans understood their dating with God. during this ebook John Goldingay uncovers 5 significant ways that the hot testomony makes use of the previous testomony. His dialogue paves the best way for modern readers to appreciate and enjoy the outdated testomony extra totally.

Texts and Contexts: Gospels and Pauline Studies

Texts and Contexts honors the lifestyles and scholarship of David E. Garland. Fifteen colleagues, buddies, and previous scholars each one supply a learn on one of the canonical Gospels or Paul’s letters, demonstrating how those texts proceed to bare new surprises and a wealth of assets for carrier to the gospel.

Extra info for A Letter to Aubrey Regarding Sex, Lies, and the Watchtower

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.42 of 5 – based on 10 votes