All of us want to benefit fully from our weekly Watchtower
Hence, to understand clearly the principal objective of that meeting, let us review some of the adjustments that have been made to the Watchtower
magazine and the study articles.
w10 10/15 pp. 20-25 - The Watchtower—2010
The Simplified Watchtower—Why Introduced? ... FOR many years, people all over the world have benefited from the information in The Watchtower.
ws12 12/15 pp. 30-32 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2012
The Simplified Watchtower—Why Introduced? ... FOR decades, men and women around the globe have appreciated and benefited from the Bible-based information published in the pages of The Watchtower.
w12 12/15 pp. 29-31 - The Watchtower—2012
The New Study Edition of The Watchtower ... THE magazine that you are reading is the first issue of the study edition of The Watchtower.
w08 1/15 p. 3 - The Watchtower—2008
The New Simplified English Watchtower ... WE ARE happy to introduce the first issue of The Watchtower in simplified English.
ws11 7/15 p. 3 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2011
“Upon the watchtower, O Jehovah, I am standing constantly by day, and at my guardpost I am stationed all the nights.” ... And he proceeded to call out like a lion: ‘Upon the watchtower, O Jehovah, I am standing constantly by day, and at my guardpost I am stationed all the nights.’”
w00 1/1 pp. 6-11 - The Watchtower—2000
In 1995, The Watchtower
gave a new explanation of Matthew 25:31
. ... The Watchtower
said that Jesus became King of God’s Kingdom in 1914, but he did not at that time become the Judge of “all the nations.”
ws13 7/15 pp. 3-8 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2013
The Watchtower magazine is the most widely translated and distributed journal in the world. ... He spent ten years in prison for possessing a single copy of the Watchtower magazine
w11 5/1 pp. 18-21 - The Watchtower—2011
WE ARE pleased to inform you that beginning with this issue, there will be some changes in the format of The Watchtower. ... The name of this magazine, The Watchtower Announcing Jehovah’s Kingdom, is unchanged.
w08 1/1 p. 3 - The Watchtower—2008
There, they had been receiving the Watchtower magazine by mail for six years. ... It was under these circumstances that a Mennonite farmer named Johann saw a copy of the Watchtower magazine in his neighbor’s home.
w05 9/1 pp. 23-26 - The Watchtower—2005
That is how a graduate of the first class described the course of studies she followed at the Watchtower Bible School of Gilead. ... On March 8, 2003, the graduation of the 114th class took place at the Watchtower Educational Center in Patterson, New York.
w03 6/15 pp. 23-25 - The Watchtower—2003
“In Step With the Faithful Organization,” the life story of Pryce Hughes, appeared in The Watchtower, April 1, 1963. ... Life stories of these faithful servants of Jehovah have appeared in earlier issues of The Watchtower.
w01 8/1 pp. 23-27 - The Watchtower—2001
In the mid-1990’s, The Watchtower
reexamined Matthew 25:31
, which states: “When the Son of man arrives in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit down on his glorious throne.” ... Paragraph 4:
For more information, see The Watchtower,
February 15, 1994, pages 8-21 and The Watchtower,
May 1, 1999, pages 8-20.
w13 7/15 pp. 3-8 - The Watchtower—2013
Beginning with this issue, you will notice further changes in the format of The Watchtower. ... Since we will be publishing more articles only online, the public edition of The Watchtower will be reduced from 32 pages to 16, effective with this issue.
w13 1/1 p. 3 - The Watchtower—2013
Each month, the faithful slave publishes The Watchtower and Awake! ... For example, the purpose of The Watchtower is to announce Jehovah’s Kingdom.
ws12 8/15 pp. 9-14 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2012
Watchtower Study ... In most congregations of Jehovah’s Witnesses, the public talk is followed by the Watchtower Study, a one-hour question-and-answer discussion of a Bible subject.
w09 2/1 pp. 20-23 - The Watchtower—2009
Bill enjoyed reading The Watchtower, which I often put in his room. ... After he moved to British Columbia in western Canada, I sent him a gift subscription to The Watchtower.
w08 3/1 pp. 26-29 - The Watchtower—2008
Since the opening of the Watchtower Bible School of Gilead in 1943, missionaries have spearheaded the disciple-making work in many lands. ... Do you regularly read such thrilling accounts published in The Watchtower and meditate on them?
w06 6/1 pp. 26-30 - The Watchtower—2006
In 1937, one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Auguste Beugin, or Papa Auguste as we called him, began to bring my parents The Watchtower in Hungarian. ... Although I was young, my heart was touched by what I read in The Watchtower, and Papa Auguste’s daughter-in-law, Suzanne Beugin, took me under her wing.
w04 9/1 pp. 19-25 - The Watchtower—2004
An outstanding aid in achieving this worldwide unity is this magazine, The Watchtower. ... By means of coordinated translation methods and multilanguage publishing equipment, the principal articles in The Watchtower are published simultaneously in 135 languages, and over 95 percent of its readers worldwide can study the material in their own language at the same time.
w04 8/1 pp. 4-7 - The Watchtower—2004
The Watchtower and Awake! ... (a) What informative articles on health matters have been published in the Watchtower and Awake!
w03 9/1 pp. 13-19 - The Watchtower—2003
The books The New World and Children were being printed and bound, and not a single issue of the Watchtower magazine was missed during the more than two years that the ban was in place. ... During one such inspection, some of the sisters were horrified when they realized that a copy of The Watchtower was lying on top of a table for all to see.
w02 12/1 pp. 24-28 - The Watchtower—2002
w02 9/1 pp. 19-24 - The Watchtower—2002
A recent addition to the many study tools in printed form is the computerized Watchtower Library, now available in nine languages. ... See The Watchtower, August 1, 1998, page 13, paragraph 7.
w00 10/1 pp. 13-17 - The Watchtower—2000
The schedule for his pilgrim visits appeared in The Watchtower until 1921. ... The Watchtower of December 15, 1923, reported: “From June 1 to September 30 Brother Young has held 21 public meetings, with a total attendance of 3,600; 48 class meetings, with an attendance of 1,100; distributed free literature in Portuguese to the number of 5,000 copies.”
w00 7/1 pp. 22-27 - The Watchtower—2000
By looking up those words in the index at the back of the Bible, in the Watchtower Library,
or in the concordance of the New World Translation,
you will likely find the scripture. ... The Watchtower, April 15, 2010, pages 10-11
w13 4/15 pp. 7-11 - The Watchtower—2013
ws13 4/15 pp. 3-8 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2013
After 1914, The Watchtower
made this significant statement: “Brethren, those of us who are in the right attitude toward God are not disappointed at any of His arrangements. ...
Shortly thereafter they learned that a newly imprisoned brother had managed to smuggle a few new issues of The Watchtower
into the camp inside his wooden leg.
w12 9/15 pp. 23-27 - The Watchtower—2012
After 1914, The Watchtower
explained what the attitude of most of the anointed was at the time. ...
Not too long after that, they heard that a brother who had just arrived at the camp had brought some new issues of The Watchtower
hidden inside his wooden leg.
ws12 9/15 pp. 21-26 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2012
Each month, the faithful slave publishes a number of pages of Bible-based material in The Watchtower and Awake! ... In fact, as mentioned in the preceding study article, The Watchtower, which announces Jehovah’s Kingdom, is now the most widely distributed journal on earth!
w12 8/15 pp. 11-15 - The Watchtower—2012
We can find much information by looking in the Watch Tower Publications Index
and the Watchtower Library.* ...
Many elders have shown publishers how to use the Index
or the Watchtower Library.
ws12 3/15 pp. 27-30 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2012
The Watch Tower Publications Index
and the Watchtower Library*
place abundant and clear information at our fingertips. ...
Many elders have trained publishers to look up articles by using the Index
or the Watchtower Library,
thus assisting their brothers and sisters to reason on the Scriptures.
w12 3/15 pp. 7-9 - The Watchtower—2012
It was four years ago that we began publishing two editions of The Watchtower, one for the public and one for all of us—Jehovah’s Witnesses and our progressive Bible students. ... Regarding the study edition, a longtime servant of Jehovah wrote: “Marvelous and penetrating—that was my impression of the first study edition of The Watchtower.
w12 1/15 p. 3 - The Watchtower—2012
(For example, see The Watchtower of May 15, 1996, page 14, paragraphs 17-18.) ... • Study the articles “For Young People” in The Watchtower.
ws11 8/15 pp. 28-29 - The Watchtower (Simplified)—2011
(See The Watchtower of May 15, 1996, page 14, paragraphs 17-18.) ... • Consider the Watchtower feature “For Young People.”
w11 8/15 pp. 6-7 - The Watchtower—2011
WE ARE pleased to announce that for a trial period of one year, beginning with this issue of the study edition of The Watchtower, we will publish simultaneously each month a simplified English edition. ... The articles that we consider each week at the Watchtower Study are the principal means to keep us well-supplied with timely spiritual food.
w11 7/15 p. 3 - The Watchtower—2011
w08 8/15 pp. 17-21 - The Watchtower—2008
the companion magazine to The Watchtower, has an average printing of 34,267,000 copies, in 80 languages. ... Jehovah’s Witnesses undertake many projects that have the same objective that The Watchtower has—that of exalting Jehovah as Sovereign Lord of the universe and announcing the good news of his Kingdom.
w07 11/1 pp. 17-21 - The Watchtower—2007
Together with other brothers, I had the privilege of meeting in Weimar with representatives from the Germany branch office, and from there we brought to Poland the very first postwar issues of The Watchtower. ... Handwritten copies of The Watchtower also provided much-needed spiritual nourishment.
w07 9/1 pp. 8-12 - The Watchtower—2007
So in 1978, after I had transferred to Watchtower Farms in Wallkill, New York, I married Glenn Hyde, a very handsome, quiet, and gentle person. ... Then, when Watchtower Farms got their fire engine, he was transferred there in 1975.
w04 7/1 pp. 23-29 - The Watchtower—2004