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I Don't Believe Jehovah's Witnesses Have The "truth"

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    The New World Translation - JW's Attempts To Rewrite History

    Perhaps you don’t know this, but the Jehovah’s Witnesses do not claim that the translation was done by translators who knew Hebrew and Greek. A translation committee of experienced anointed Christians was organized to produce the New World Translation of the Holy scriptures...
    m2extreme m2extreme 31-35, F 2 Responses May 8, 2013

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    Why Does the TRUTH Only Save Jehovah's Witnesses?

    I grew up being taught the "Truth" was only with the Jehovah's Witnesses.  The "worldly" people will die in Armageddon because they do not having said "Truth".   I sat by my parent, 3 times a week, from infancy to teen years learning that those who didn't accept the "truth" as...
    m2extreme m2extreme 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 28, 2012

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