Dating a jehovah witness
Disrespect, disregard, and contempt for 'divine standards' (i.e. In fact simply leaving the Watchtower is considered the same as wrong doing! Most will walk right by without making eye contact.The Watchtower says, "Persons who make themselves “not of our sort” by deliberately rejecting the faith and beliefs of Jehovah’s Witnesses should appropriately be viewed and treated as are those who have been disfellowshipped for wrongdoing." Watchtower magazine, Sept 15, 1981, p 23, par 14-16 When Jehovah's Witnesses have serious doubts and when they can't be loyal to the Watchtower any more, they are routinely disfellowshipped (excommunicated) for 'apostasy'. Family members and friends are not allowed to associate with former members. Jehovah's Witnesses can't even greet a disfellowshipped JW with a simple 'Hi. This means that since 1952, the Watchtower's shunning requirement for members who leave has destroyed millions of families and close relationships.If this were to happen, they would lose relationships with family and friends inside the organization.
Secretly they break the rules when no one is watching.See Jehovah vs Jesus Jesus brought with him a new, more accurate understanding in which individuals answer directly to God.They do not worship God by being faithful to a tribe, religion, or visible organization.The rules were compiled by former Jehovah's Witnesses who were happy to live by these rules when they were active in the organization.That being said, the rules can be very restrictive for young children who are singled out because they can't do many things fellow students do. Everyone is afraid of challenging the Governing Body of Jehovah's Witnesses.