rWATCH TOWERBIBLE O TRACT SOCIETY117 Adams StreetBrooklyn 1, N.Y., U.S.A.OFFICERSN. H. KNORR,
W.E. VA~" AMBUT~JH,
"And all thy children shall be ~u~ht of Jehovah; andt~reat shall be the peace of thy children." -
THE SCRIPTURES CLEARLY TEACHTHAT JEHOVAH s the only true God and is from everlastingto everlasting,he Maker f heaven nd earth nd the Giver oflife to his creatures; hat the Logos as the beginning f hiscreation,nd is ctlve gent n the reationf all ther hings,and s now he ord esus hrist n glory, lothed ith ll powerin heaven nd earth, s the Chief xecutive fficer f Jehovah;THAT GOD created the earth for man, created perfect manfor the earth and placed him upon it; that man willfullydisobeyed od’s aw and was sentenced o death; hat by reasonof Adam’s rong act all men are born sinners nd without heright o life;THAT THE LOGOS was made human as the man Jesus andsuffered eath in order to produce he ransom or redemptiveprice for obedient nes of mankind; hat God raised p Jesusdivine and exalted lm to heaven bove every other creature
and above every creature’s name and clothed lure with all powerand authority;THAT GOD’S CAPITAL ORGANIZATION s a Theocracy calledZion, and that Christ Jesus is the Chief Officer thereof and is therightful King of the world; that the anointed and faithful
Christ Jesus are children
Jehovah’s rganization, nd are his witnesses hose duty andprivileget is to testify o the upremacyf Jehovah,eclare is
purposes oward ankind s expressed n the Bible, nd to bearthe fruits f the Kingdom efore ll who will hear;THAT THE OLD WORLD ended in A.D. 1914, and the LordJesus Christ has been placed by Jehovah upon his throne ofauthority, as ousted atan rom heaven nd is proceeding othe estabhshment f the "new earth" of the New World;THAT THE RELIEF nd blessings f the peoples f earth cancome only by and through Jehovah’s kingdom under Christ,which has now begun; that the Lord’s next great act is thedestructionf Satan’s rgantzatlonnd he complete stablish-ment of righteousness the earth, nd that under he Kmgdom
the people of good-will that survive Armageddon shall carryout the divine mandate to "fill the earth" with a righteous race.ITS MISSION
HIS journal is published for the purpose of enabling thepeople to know Jehovah God and his purposes as expressedin the Bible, It publishes Bible instruction specificallydesigned to aid Jehovah’s witnesses and all people of good-w]ll.It arranges systematic Bible study for its readers and the Societysupplies other literature to aid in such studies. It publishessuitable material for radio broadcasting and for other meansof
Scriptures.It adheres trictlyo the ible s authorityor ts tterances.It is entirely ree nd eparaterom ll eligion,artles, ectsor other orldly rganizations.t is wholly nd ithout eserva-tion for the kingdom f Jehovah od under Christ is belovedKing. t is not ogmatic,ut nvites areful nd ritical xamina-ticm f its ontentsn the ight f he criptures.t does ot n-dulge n controversy,nd ts olumns re ot pen o personalities.
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"FEED THE FLOCK" TESTIMONY PERIODFebruary, expected to be the blackest month of the Northernwinter for food supplies, will not want for spiritual nourishment.The month has been named "Feed the Flock" Testimony Period.Great effort to reach the scattered sheep with "meat in due season"will be made by Jehovah’s w3tnesses and their compamons Febru-ary will open a great three-month house-to-house campmgn where-ever the magazine is permitted circulation, to increase the subscrip-tion list of
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"WATCHTOWER~STUDIESWeek of February 6: "Divine Education of the Servant,"¶ 1-22 inclusive,
January 1, 1944.Week of February 13: "Divme Education of the Servant,"~] 23-47 inclumve,
January 1, 1944.
DATEDue to the interrupted r delayed ommumeations ith
countries nder ondlttons f total ar, the Memorial ate forthin ear, amely aturday,pril , 1944, fter p. m., tandaldT~me, s here given arly announcement.
1~44 CALENDARThe Watch Tower Society’s 1944 calendar features the yeartext ;namely, "Teach me to do thy will; for thou art my God." (Psalm143: 10) The up-to-date ammated picture accompanying (m color)conforms to the text and illustrates how it is being carrmd out bythose who now make the text their own. The calendar pad an-nounces the bimonthly Testimony periods of 1944, and also the
service hemes nd upportingcripturesf the lternatingonths.
The alendar s now vailable,nd ill e mailed n a contrlbutmnof 25e copy, r 5 copies o one ddress n a $1.00 ontributmn.
It44 YEARBOOKOF JEHOVAH’S
WITNESSESDespite the unfavorable conditions, the 1944
Yearbook of Jeho-vah’s ~:~,esses
has been produced covering the world-wide accom-plishments of these Bible educators during this past service yearof 1942-1943. The stirring report thereof has been prepared bythe president of the Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, and ttsets out also the key-features and objectives of the work lmmedt-
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