Jehovah's Witness Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. State AG's civil suit claims church congregation failed to report congregant's sex with teenRead the original story

    Monday Nov 9 | ABA Journal

    A judge is scheduled to hear arguments in a suit by Delaware's attorney general that claims a Jehovah's Witness congregation failed to report that one of its members had admitted having sex with a 14-year-old boy. The suit claims two elders with the Seaford Kingdom Hall in Sussex County failed to abide by a Delaware law requiring reporting of abuse to a state hotline, the Delaware News Journal reported this summer.


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    Monday Nov 9 | WMDT

    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 Sussex County congregation for not reporting an unlawful sexual relationship between a woman and a 14-year-old boy, both of whom were congregation members.


  3. Hearing Set in Del. Suit Against Jehovah's Witnesses EldersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A Delaware judge is set to hear arguments in a civil lawsuit by the attorney general's claiming that elders of a Jehovah's Witnesses congregation failed to report an unlawful sexual relationship between a woman and a 14-year-old boy, both of whom were congregation members. State law requires any person, agency, organization or entity who knows or in good faith suspects that a child is being abused or neglected to call a 24-hour hotline.


  4. Blood-boosting antibody could end the need for transfusionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | The Age

    London: Scientists have discovered an antibody that forces the body to keep producing blood in a development that could remove the need for transfusions and help fight diseases. Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine found that mice who were injected with a particular antibody began producing large numbers of red blood cells.


  5. In Loving Memory of Wallace Fortner, 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 |

    Wallace Fortner, age 85, of Vinings, GA passed away November 2, 2015. Wallace was born November 1,1930.


  6. Clarence W. Ritcher, 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 2 | IBerkshires

    Born in Clarksburg on April 2, 1938, a son of Elroy and Ada Braman LaRoche Raymond Ritcher, he attended schools in North Adams. He and his wife, the former Betty Ann Bostwick, were married on Jan. 23, 1960, at Stamford Community Church.


  7. Can Teens Refuse Life-Saving Care? Depends On The StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... they understand the nature of their decision?" Penkower noted the case of Ernestine Gregory, a 17-year-old Jehovah's Witness who had leukemia. Gregory, who lived in Illinois, had refused blood transfusions, because Jehovah's Witnesses believe that ...


  8. When A 14-Year-Old Chooses To Die Because Of Religion, Can Anyone Stop Him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... huddled inside, many in tears. These were friends of Dennis, a 14-year-old so committed to being a Jehovah's Witness that he refused blood that could save his life. Dennis had been diagnosed with cancer three weeks earlier. He had a 75 percent ... 81 comments

  9. The Single Chart That Shows Just How Much Members of Nearly Every...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 |

    Members of nearly every major Christian cohort have become more accepting of homosexuality over the past seven years, according to the Pew Research Center's 2014 Religious Landscape Study . There were big changes among Catholics, with 58 percent saying in 2007 that "homosexuality should be accepted by society" and 70 percent saying the same in the latest wave of the study.


  10. Martin Del Ray GarciaServices announced for 2015 Norwalk High School...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | Norwalk Reflector

    Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Ernsthausen Performing Arts Center at Norwalk High School, where a memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. The service will be conducted by Elijah White, an elder in the Norwalk Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses, of which Garcia was a member.


  11. Mormons among the most deeply observant, active and engaged in faith, new study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | Deseret News

    U.S. members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints believe in the good churches do at a higher rate than all other faiths and are among the most believing, committed and engaged in living their faith, according to a Pew study. SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - By a number of measures, Mormons - and especially young adult Mormons - are the among the very most religiously active, committed and engaged people in America, according to a major new study released Tuesday.


  12. Mormons becoming even more Republican, more accepting of gays, sweeping religious study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Study by the Pew Research Center offers an in-depth look at the way Americans see religion, their affiliations and changing views. They are just as religiously committed, as prayerful, as convinced that God is a person and that heaven exists as they were in 2007.


  13. Make My DayGHOSTLY Mirrors and Juvenile HusbandsRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2011 | American Reporter

    I am not what you would call a brave man. Oh sure, I would protect my family from home invaders, axe murderers, and Jehovah's Witnesses who knock on our door on Saturday mornings .


  14. Lack of Government funding means free schools will be needed to 'fill ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | Croydon Guardian

    Lack of Government funding could force Croydon Council to rely on free schools to 'fill the gap' in pupil places, claims Labour councillor Simon Hall The planned site of a 1,000 pupil free school in Addington, currently a Jehovah's Witnesses place of worship A lack of Government funding could force Croydon Council to rely on free schools to 'fill the gap' in pupil places, a senior Labour councillor has claimed. Simon Hall, cabinet member for finance, said the council could no longer afford to rack up debt by borrowing to build or expand schools, and would instead need to encourage free school applications to keep up with rising demand.


  15. Kenneth J. SturdevantRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 1 | The Indianapolis Star

    Kenneth married Lucienne Plusquellec on May 4, 1946 in Paris, France. They were married 61 years.


  16. Abandoned building fires in Shubenacadie frighten some residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 29 | CBC News

    ... first of the fires partly destroyed an abandoned home on Gibb Road on July 21. Then, on Oct. 4, the old Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall in the community went up in flames. Both those fires have been deemed suspicious. The most recent fire happened on ...


  17. Pray for the peace of Jerusalem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 |

    ... their end times teaching overlaps, in some ways, with historic pre-millennialism, Boettner says that the Jehovah's Witness movement (regarded as a cult by evangelicals) and pre-millennial theology "cannot be said to be altogether separate, and ...


  18. Today's Obituaries: Scott, Payne, Shaw, RedmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 28 | County 10 News

    Edna Rena Scott, 81 of Lander, WY passed away on October 26, 2015 at her home with family by her side. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, October 29, 2015 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Lander.


  19. Pacete: Catholic by choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 27 | Sun-Star

    A GROUP of Holy Bible-bearing brothers and sisters paid me a visit one Saturday. They gave me pamphlets to read.


  20. Insider's view of the Seventh-day Adventist ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Donald Drumpf, Presbyterian elder of the Church of Scotland, has called out Ben Carson's religion of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Now, I have some insight into this particular sect of Protestant Christianity.