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Can a JW date a non JW?
Of course they can. The big question is would a true JW want to date a non religious person. A baptised JW will not be excommunicated for dating a non JW, nor for marrying a non JW. However, if they engage in sexual activity outside of marriage and they are not repentant then they will be excommunicated.
Can Jehovah’s Witnesses drink alcohol?
Originally Answered: Can Jehovah Witnesses drink alcohol? They drink moderately. They encourage people to drink, as they don’t believe in fasting but feasting. They encourage strangers to sin and indulge, once they convert to their faith, they impose their own discipline.
Do Jehovah Witness go to funerals?
The Jehovah’s Witnesses funeral service is similar to other Christian faiths, but lasts only 15 or 30 minutes. The funeral usually takes place within a week after death. Jehovah’s Witnesses may select to have either a burial or a cremation following the funeral services in the Kingdom Hall.
Where do Jehovah Witnesses bury their dead?
Services take place in a funeral home or Kingdom Hall, the Jehovah’s Witnesses place of worship. There may or may not be an open casket.
Do Jehovah Witnesses wear black at funerals?
The dress code for a Jehovah’s Witness funeral is generally conservative and dark. Men should wear dark suits or a jacket and tie, women should wear something modest.
What are the core beliefs of Jehovah’s Witnesses?
Jehovah’s Witnesses believe that:
- God the Father (whose name is Jehovah) is “the only true God”.
- Jesus Christ is his firstborn son, is inferior to God, and was created by God.
- The Holy Spirit is not a person; it is God’s active force.
Can female Jehovah’s Witnesses wear pants?
There is nothing wrong with Jehovah’s Witness women wearing pants. There is nothing wrong with Jehovah’s Witness women wearing pants.
Can Jehovah Witness get divorced?
Jehovah’s Witnesses, accept Adultery as the only scriptural grounds for divorce; “Getting divorced on unscriptural grounds does not free a Jehovah’s Witnesses to remarry another person. It is a adulterous marriage.
What is the divorce rate among Jehovah Witnesses?
According to the Pew Research Study, in a sampling of 244 Jehovah’s Witnesses, 9 percent of them were divorced. However, this number was slightly smaller among this 2016 study showing 6 percent of Jehovah’s Witnesses as being divorced.