Apocalypse Delayed: The Story of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Third Edition. M. JAMES PENTON. Copyright Date: Published by: University of Toronto Press. Apocalypse Delayed has 6 ratings and 1 review. Jaron said: A go-to Apocalypse Delayed: The Story of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Third Edition M. James Penton. Crisis of Conscience by Raymond Franz In Search of Christian Freedom by Raymond Franz Apocalypse Delayed by M. James Penton The God Delusion by .
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Apocalypse Delayed: The Story of Jehovah’s Witnesses
See all 7 reviews. Pwnton helps you keep track of books you want to read. James Penton offers us one of the few comprehensive accounts of a sectarian tradition that remains an enigma to scholars of modern religion.
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Apocalypse Delayed : The Story of Jehovah’s Witnesses
There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Some of the issues he discusses are known to the general public, such as the sect’s opposition to military service and blood transfusions. Chris Owens rated it really liked it Feb 01, Marvin James Penton  is a professor emeritus of history at the University of Lethbridge in LethbridgeAlbertaCanada and the author of three books on the history of Jehovah’s Witnesses. The Re-Enchantment apocxlypse the West, Vol 2: Sectarian Politics under Persecution.
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Others involve internal controversies, including political control of the organization and the handling of dissent within the ranks. Relations with the World Part Two: This doesn’t lead to a condemnation, rather the purpose is to engage the reader in an examination that is all the richer precisely because it doesn’t leave common sense at the doorstep.
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David marked it as to-read Apr 27, Eelayed the selected items together This item: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. He aptly gives insight into major doctrines, past and recent prophetic speculation, the authority structure of the Witness organization, and the harshness of the total ban upon those who attempt open discussion of any differing exegetical view. Stephen Cranney marked it as to-read Jul 14, University of Toronto Press.
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History you will not find in the Proclaimer,s book. The Story of Jehovah’s Witnesses. Penton considers changes in doctrine, practice, and governance on issues such as medical treatment, higher education, apostates, and the apocalypsse.
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Definitely worth a read, Penton has aan extensive long history both in and outside the JW cult. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? In he attended the University of Iowastudying Medieval History and serving as a research and teaching assistant.
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Add delaed to Cart Add both to List. Some of the issues he discusses are known to the general public, such as the sect’s opposition to military service and blood transfusions.
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