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Jehovah witness coming to my house
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Jehovah witness coming to my house

Okay really there's nothing very much so different about them from typical roman Catholics, or protestants, since the it' the same fundamentalist beliefs about the bible, which I find bigoted and arrogant, and a wrathful authoritative god. And they don't celebrate holidays such as Christmas, Easter, Halloween, because they see it as self-worshiping. Also they don't protest or rally and obey to whatever authority is put into them, because they are there, because of divine decision by god.

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I thought I'd be free from them in the metropolitan area, but I was wrong. I think about two weeks ago a Jehovah's witness stopped by and gave some pamphlet about something I can't remember.

At least Roman Catholics don't go door to door. I think.(though I believe during Halloween, some staunchly Roman Catholic lady hands out dried raisins and bibles)

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RE: Jehovah witness coming to my house

Whenever I see one, I just say that I'm in a hurry and don't even listen nor accept pamphlets.
I remember there was a time when some of them used to go to our door every weekend.

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Jehovah's witnesses turn people off from Christianity if you ask me

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RE: Jehovah witness coming to my house

That one time they came, it was like 8am and I was still sleeping. Woke me up n stuff.

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Yeah also early like that. Got us angry in the house

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RE: Jehovah witness coming to my house

Quote:Also they don't protest or rally and obey to whatever authority is put into them, because they are there, because of divine decision by god.
Who is to say that God's divine decision isn't protest and upheaval of an unjust authority? That logic holds up like jello in a blender.

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I'm collecting clever responses to their advances. Not because I'd ever actually be rude to travelling missionaries (even if I do find their denomination strange), but because I find them funny.

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RE: Jehovah witness coming to my house

The guy that rang my door saw I just climbed out of bed (droopy eyes, grumpy face and crazy hair while in a robe) and just handed me the pamphlet and said "sorry to wake you".

My new strategy is to always look like I just crawld out of bed.

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RE: Jehovah witness coming to my house

I appreciate the ones that come at a reasonable time, hand out a Bible or pamphlet, say a few words and leave.
That said, the Jehovah's Witnesses in my area are cunts. Would much rather prefer the Roman Catholics that roam around Christmas, but since I live in bumblefuck nowhere, only the witnesses are desperate enough to visit on a regular basis and enlighten us, heathens.
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I live in a dead end, and the nearest Jehovah's Witnesses church isn't exactly within walking distance (bussing distance, more like), so I've never had the ... um, "privilege" of having them come to the door. Oh well. That just means I'll get more to practice methods to drive them away Biggrin

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RE: Jehovah witness coming to my house

I dont think I live anywhere near a Jehivah Witness Church. Im guessing the old dude was more like a Jehovah who happened to live in area and is continuing to do his duty or whatever you call it.

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I see a lot of them in NYC subway stations with fancy displays, usually two people at something like a table or by their sign/display.

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But it's interesting, I've never seen them bug anyone... they just wait there and greet people who approach them. It's quite a contrast to the common scene of people handing out fliers, the street canvas people like Save the Children bugging people on the street, etc.

I've never seen the "knock on your door" kind of thing in NYC (though it's harder since people don't usually live in single-family homes, and aren't automatically friendly to random people disturbing them at home.) I've seen them in other places I've lived though.

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I lived in an apartment building in Sunny Side...they managed to get into there and knock on every door in the building.

Course they mitigate the whole random-stranger thing by how they dress. I guess people are less spooked/pissed when you open the door and see a well-dressed man & woman.

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Hmm 5555 has a good point, we should protest and disobey against unjust government and a unjust society, if everyone is feeling the pain.

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