A People for His Name: A History of Jehovah's Witnesses and an Evaluation

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Lulu.com, 2007 - Religion - 288 pages
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A history of The Watchtower Bible & Tract Society (Jehovah's Witnesses) from their origins in the 1870s up to the mid-1960s. Long out-of-print, now in a second edition. This title was originally published using the pen name "Timothy White."
  

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Contents

A MOVEMENT ALERTS THE WORLD
1
CHARLES TAZE RUSSELL
3
Ransom Restitution And Resurrection
5
Spirit and Human Natures and Christs Return
6
The 1874 Date
8
HARVEST GATHERINGS AND SIFTINGS
9
More Division
10
More Harvest Work
11
Satans Organization in Scripture
133
Babylon
134
The League of Nations
136
The Clergy
137
Women
139
THE END OF RUSSELLS DIVINE PLAN
141
ESTABLISHING THE KINGDOM
145
Presence Literal or Symbolic?
147

Colporteurs
14
Further Siftings
15
RUSSELLS LATER PUBLIC WORK
19
Pilgrim Work
21
PhotoDrama and Eureka Drama
22
Newspaper Work
24
His Tours
25
Local Tours and Conventions
30
Opposition to the Harvest Work
31
Dreams
34
Summary of His Work
35
THE PLAN OF THE AGES
37
Election and Free Grace
38
Permission of Evil
39
Organization of the Church
40
Heaven and Earth
42
Fate of Abraham Et Al
43
Critique of Millennialism
44
TIME PROPHECY AND THE END OF THE WORLD
47
How the World Would End
48
The Millennium Proper
51
Russells View of His Prophecies
52
THE CHRISTIAN AND THE CHURCH
55
Spiritual Begettal
56
Secondary Spiritual Class
57
The Church
58
Divisions
60
Name
62
THE MYSTERY AND THE NEW COVENANT CONTROVERSY
63
The New Covenant
65
THE TEMPORARY ORGANIZATION
69
Disfellowshipping
70
The Head of the Church
72
Unity
74
RUSSELL AND THE CHURCH
75
Faithful and Wise Servant
76
Berean Studies vs Free Bible Study
79
RUSSELLS LEGACY
87
The Close of the Harvest
88
Pastoral Work
89
The Seventh Volume
90
Russells Will
91
THE PRESIDENT VS JOHNSON AND THE BOARD
93
THE SEVENTH VOLUME
97
Smiting the Jordan
100
THE APPROACH OF 1918
103
TO THE FIELD
107
The Golden Age Introduced
109
1920 Comes And Goes
111
Cedar Point 1922
112
THE RISE OF THE PRESIDENT
115
The Society Redefined
116
Effect
118
Rutherford vs the Editorial Committee
119
Inspiration Yes Or No?
121
RUTHERFORDS EARLY PUBLIC WORK
125
Work Among the Jews
127
SATANS ORGANIZATION
131
THE LAMB AGAINST THE BEAST
149
The Fight in Scripture
153
Armageddon
154
THE REMNANT
157
The Remnant and the Scriptures
159
Blessings
161
To Zion
162
Evaluation
163
THE EVIL SERVANT CLASS
167
Evaluation
170
Present View
171
The New Name
172
RUTHERFORD VS THE ELDERS
175
The Last Round
178
Smear Campaign
179
THE VINDICATION OF JEHOVAHS NAME
181
The Character of God
182
Reinterpretation of the Bible
183
A People for His Name
184
Vindication in the Covenants Last Supper etc
185
Fill the Earth
186
The Doctrine Today
188
GATHERING IN THE JONADABS
191
Method of Work
193
Problems and Solutions
194
Opposers
198
THEOCRACY
199
Organization Instructions
200
Disfellowshipping
202
JEHOVAHS WITNESSES FASCISM AND THE WAR
207
The Totalitarian Giant Out of Scripture
208
Persecution
209
New Witnessing Techniques
212
New Jersey
213
Flag Salute
214
1941
219
1942
220
1943
221
KNORRS LIFE AND WORK
225
Behind the Iron Curtain
232
Internationalization
235
Conventions
236
THE PRESENT GOVERNMENT OF JEHOVAHS WITNESSES
239
Governing Body
240
The Governing Body in Scripture
242
Congregation Committees and Disfellowshipping
243
The Faithful and Wise Servant Again
247
Effect on the Witnesses
250
TODAYS SPIRITUAL FOOD
253
Old Testament Morality
257
Blood Transfusion
259
Criticism of the Churches
262
Prophecy
263
RUSSELLS HEIRS
265
BIBLIOGRAPHICAL NOTE AND REVIEWS OF BOOKS
271
INDEX
279
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
289
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