Jehovah`s Witness/The Year 1935+40yr.s

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Hello Bro. Grumbaum,Hope your doing well Looking into this subject a bit further,regarding the year 1935+40yrs= or takes us to the yr. 1975. When the could one of the 24 Elders from heaven pointed out this year with time no doubt,but could there have been a time for a Cleanse and Testing with regards to these of the (Earthly other sheep between 1935 to 1975) another period of Jehovah's (40)? What observation do you get of this? Agape.

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WOW! Brother Steve ,I never thought of that one,you brothers,you Stewart, EddieG, Esme Viviers,Vincent and Kay are really thinking,thats what I meant by sharp witness minds ,we dont smoke use drugs or get drunk to cloud our thinking.


If we are looking at this right then from Gods view point from 1935 we had  two 40 year  Cleanse and Testing until 2015



I copied our history from 1935 until 1975 ,when you think about it there had to be major changes ,what stand out to you .






1935, Germany bans Bibelforscher (Bible Students): ca01 2

Washington, D.C., convention: w95 2/1 14-15; jv 83-4, 166-7, 169-70, 261, 266-7; w88 3/1 12; re 120, 122; w87 5/1 28-9

attention directed to gathering “great crowd”: jv 443; w88 3/1 12; ws 69, 134

service report: jv 443

term “Kingdom Hall” first used: jv 319

1936, Bible studies using book Riches: jv 721

Legal Department established at headquarters: yb97 13

placards used: jv 567

regional service directors renamed regional servants: jv 223

1937, first Model Study booklet received: w87 6/15 18

“Jonadabs” given positions of congregation responsibility: w87 6/15 17

Nazi persecution exposed: ca01 3

phonographs used on doorstep: jv 85, 565

special pioneers, “back-calls,” and “model studies” introduced: jv 85

1938, all congregation servants appointed theocratically: w02 7/1 17; ip-2 317; ca01 3; w99 2/1 18; w95 5/15 22; jv 217-21, 639; w89 9/1 25; w87 6/15 17

“Jonadabs” invited to Memorial: w95 7/1 15; jv 243

regional servants serve assemblies: jv 223

separate classes for young people discontinued: jv 246

signs “Religion Is a Snare and a Racket”: jv 567-8

singing at meetings suspended: w97 2/1 26; jv 241

zone assemblies (circuit assemblies) begin: jv 721

zone servants visit congregations: jv 223

1939, first Watchtower subscription campaign: w87 6/15 19

name Peoples Pulpit Association changed to Watchtower Bible and Tract Society, Inc.: jv 229

1940, magazines offered on street: w94 1/1 21; jv 456-7, 567, 569

vertical portable phonographs used in field ministry: jv 565

1942, “Declaration by United Nations”: w86 2/1 7

Rutherford dies: jv 89-90; sh 359; w89 9/1 26; w87 5/1 29

Knorr becomes president of Watch Tower Society: w03 11/1 21-2; jv 90-2; sh 359; w89 9/1 26; w87 5/1 29

Advanced Course in Theocratic Ministry begins in Brooklyn Bethel: w03 11/1 22; jv 94, 568

King James Version the first complete Bible printed on Society’s presses: jv 93, 607; si 323

association of nations foretold to rise again: re 247-8; g87 4/22 19

Gilead School proposed: jv 94-5, 522

servants to the brethren visit congregations: w03 11/1 22; jv 93, 223

Watch Tower publications anonymous: jv 146

1943, Gilead School opens: ca01 1; jv 95, 523-4; sh 359

Course in Theocratic Ministry introduced for congregations: jv 94, 248, 568-9

Supreme Courts in U.S. and Australia rule in favor of Jehovah’s Witnesses: ca01 3; jv 721

1944, American Standard Version printed on Society’s presses: si 323

singing at meetings resumed: w97 2/1 26-7; jv 241

Watch Tower Society charter amended: w01 1/15 28, 30; jv 228-9

congregations encouraged to establish Theocratic Ministry School libraries: km 5/88 7

1945, public meeting campaign launched: ca01 1; jv 249

World War II ends: jv 95

United Nations established: jv 95; re 248; w86 2/1 7

Knorr and Henschel tour Europe to provide help to brothers: ca01 6

service report: jv 461

1946, missionary homes provided: jv 529

regional servants renamed district servants: jv 223

translation of Christian Greek Scriptures proposed: jv 607

1947, translation of New World Translation of the Christian Greek Scriptures begins: ca01 6; jv 607

1948, servants to the brethren renamed circuit servants: jv 223

1949, translation of New World Translation of the Christian Greek Scriptures completed: jv 607

1950, Korean War begins: jv 98

New World Translation of the Christian Greek Scriptures released: ca01 4; jv 99, 262, 264, 609; si 324

1953, house-to-house training program begins: jv 100, 569

1955, name Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society changed to Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society of Pennsylvania: jv 229

1956, international zone work begins: ca01 1; jv 101, 227

name Watchtower Bible and Tract Society, Inc., changed to Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of New York, Inc.: jv 229

1957, WBBR sold: w94 8/1 25; jv 572

1958, Divine Will International Assembly becomes largest single gathering: ca01 4

Kingdom Ministry School announced: jv 102

1959, Kingdom Ministry School begins: ca01 2; jv 102-3, 231

1960, translation of New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures completed: jv 609

1961, New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures released: jv 610; si 324-5

1965, first Assembly Hall: jv 722

1969, The Kingdom Interlinear Translation of the Greek Scriptures released: jv 610; si 325

1971, Governing Body chairmanship rotates: w01 1/15 29; jv 106-7, 233-4

Governing Body enlarged: jv 233

Governing Body members preside in rotation at morning worship at headquarters: jv 234

1972, bodies of elders appointed: w02 7/1 17; ip-2 317; yb99 84-5; jv 106, 234; w87 6/15 17-18

1975, Governing Body committees approved: ca01 6; jv 109, 234; w87 6/15 18

service report: jv 501

six thousand years of man’s existence: jv 104, 633;
 

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