Category Archives: Doomsday Predictions

The Cry of Peace and Security: A Prophetic Sign or Business as Usual?

“For you yourselves know very well that Jehovah’s day is coming exactly as a thief in the night. Whenever it is that they are saying, ‘Peace and security!’ then sudden destruction is to be instantly on them, just like birth … Continue reading


Shunning, Depression and “Armageddon Loophole” lead to tragic JW Murder/Suicide.

On the 16th of February 2018, Lauren Stuart shot dead her husband and two children before turning the gun on herself. The killings, which have been widely reported upon, shocked the community of Keego Harbour, Michigan USA, and seemed deeply … Continue reading


The Worst Convention Ever – Part 4: Propaganda Movies

For decades, Jehovah’s Witnesses have attended yearly multi-day assemblies, often sitting through scorching heat, fighting off sleep, attempting to take notes during an onslaught of talk after talk, all the while secretly praying for the end to come. No, not … Continue reading


The Worst Convention Ever – Part 2: The Bunker

By now, you may have already seen what have become known as the “Bunker” videos shown during the 2016 Regional convention. The films are centred around a small group of Witnesses huddled in a basement converted into a makeshift bunker, … Continue reading


The Friday Column: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Paradise Earth

EDITORS NOTE: The opinions expressed in the Friday Column do not necessarily reflect all viewpoints, but are intended to provoke thought and discussion among Jehovah’s Witnesses as well as those who have left the religion. Friday Column writers come from … Continue reading


The Friday Column: “And a new Earth.”

Every once in a while, I’m asked why I bother keeping up with current events in the world of Jehovah’s Witnesses. My answer will usually depend on several factors, including, but not limited to: caffeine concentration in my bloodstream, looming … Continue reading


The Friday Column: Watchtower, genocide, and armageddon

When I was a Jehovah’s Witness, I didn’t like to talk about Armageddon. Don’t get me wrong, I loved to talk about the paradise. Who wouldn’t? I’d cheerfully tell anyone who asked, be they householder, interested person at the meetings, or … Continue reading


“Great balls of fire!” – More doomsday artwork in new May 2015 Watchtower

Not content with telling Witness children they may die if they don’t listen at meetings, Watchtower is making sure its doomsday message is heard loud and clear in the latest May 2015 public edition of the Watchtower magazine. A striking … Continue reading