The appearance and death of the two witnesses is one of the most enigmatic facets of Revelation. Sadly, although Jehovah's Witnesses have studied the Watchtower's Grand Climax book numerous times, they have no idea what the two witnesses represent or the profound implications for the future.
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Friday, November 23 I have decided to put an end to all flesh. —Gen. 6:13. Noah lived in a world that was “filled with violence” and immorality. Although Noah faithfully preached Jehovah’s warning message, he could not force wicked people around him to accept that message, nor could he make the Flood come any sooner. Noah [...]
A faithful witness will not lie. —Prov. 14:5. Honesty is basic to Christianity. Satan is “the father of the lie.” And Ananias and his wife lost their lives because of lying. We do not want to imitate such ones —we avoid lying. Is that, though, as far as our honesty goes? Actually, our honesty should [...]
God called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. —1 Pet. 2:9. A few courageous men at the dawn of the 16th century began to translate God’s Word into the languages spoken by the common people. And as the Bible became available, people did read it. As they read, they asked questions: ‘Where in God’s Word is [...]
Kingdom bulletin #15 It is rumored that at the 2018 Annual Meeting the Governing Body announced that Russia is the prophetic king of the north. This should have been anticipated in view of the fact that the Pay Attention to Daniel’s Prophecy commentary left open the possibility that one of the former members of [...]
The opening of the seventh seal commences the judgments of God, beginning first with the house of God, initiated by the first four angels blowing their horns. The Watchtower, of course, teaches that the judgments contained in Revelation have already been realized, that they were mere public proclamations issued by Judge Rutherford [...]