India explosion at Jehovah’s Witness prayer leaves at least one dead

At least one person was killed and 36 others injured when an explosive detonated at a convention center in southern India on Sunday, authorities said. Hundreds of Jehovah’s Witnesses had gathered for a prayer session at the Zamla International Convention Center in the town of Kalamassery in the state of Kerala when the blast occurred. […]

AP Overview of Germany’s Jehovah’s Witnesses

(AP) – Several people were killed or injured Thursday night after a gunshot was fired inside a building where Jehovah’s Witnesses were holding a rally in the northern German city of Hamburg, officials said. Founded in the United States, the international Christian denomination has been in Germany for over 100 years. Today, about 170,000 members […]

Video of mass shooting at German Jehovah’s Witness church

A disturbing video captures the moment a former Jehovah’s Witness opened fire on a former church in Germany more than 100 times, killing at least seven people, including an unborn baby. Grainy footage captured from a distance shows a dark figure standing at the entrance to the Hamburg Kingdom Hall around 9 p.m. Thursday. The […]

Multiple fatalities in Jehovah’s Witnesses church shooting in Germany

Police stand outside a Jehovah’s Witness church where several people were killed in a shooting in Hamburg, northern Germany, on March 9, 2023. – The shooter is believed to be one of multiple fatalities found inside the building. Reinhardt / AFP) (Photo by Daniel Reinhardt / AFP via Getty Images) OAN Geraldine BerryUpdated 5:19 PM […]

5 Jehovah’s Witnesses accused of sexually abusing underage girls

Norman Aviles, 44, is a “congregation elder” and has been accused of molesting at least three children between the ages of 5 and 10. He was also the subject of a sexual abuse investigation in 2010, but that investigation was characterized by a “lack of information” — information prosecutors say they currently have. Aviles has […]