Why Disfellowshipping Is Wrong


Q. Why don’t you record a podcast talking about all the scriptures Jehovah’s Witnesses use relating to disfellowshipping and then explain why shunning is not scriptural? A. Good idea! I have thought about doing this, but my opinion that disfellowshipping

Spoilt teenager

Advice From a “Dead” Father—Jehovah’s Witnesses and Shunning


MY 16-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER IS A JEHOVAH’S WITNESS. I’ve not seen her since my marriage to her mother broke up when she was thirteen. After I was forced to leave the family home and subsequently disfellowshipped by Jehovah’s Witnesses, my daughter


How Trauma Causes Reclusiveness


FOR ANYONE FOLLOWING MY STORY, you’ll know that my JW daughters are now living with their maternal grandparents, also Jehovah’s Witnesses, and I’ve had absolutely no say in the matter. When I was disfellowshipped in 2019, my wife forced me


If You Love Them Let Them Go


IF YOU’VE BEEN FOLLOWING MY PODCAST, you will know that I was disfellowshipped from Jehovah’s Witnesses back in 2019 when I left my abusive marriage. It’s a long story, but my JW wife was pissed with me for leaving her


I Should Be Dead!—My Experience With Shunning and Suicide


This episode discusses the subject of suicide and so listener discretion is advised. LET ME SAY AT THE OUTSET that I shouldn’t be here. I don’t mean here delivering this podcast. I mean I shouldn’t be alive. I should be

Why I Can't Be a Jehovah's Witness

Why I Can’t Be a Jehovah’s Witness


AM I WRONG? Am I so far gone I can no longer see? Has Satan blinded me? (2 Corinthians 4:4) What if Jehovah’s Witnesses really are “the truth”? What if by rejecting Jehovah’s Witnesses I have rejected a very real

Wake up!

My Ex-Wife Finally Woke Up!


Transcript of OnionUnlimited podcast episode 053 HELLO AND WELCOME TO ONIONUNLIMITED THE PODCAST—I’m your host, Daniel Torridon. Well, what a strange week it’s been. I still can’t believe what I’m about to tell you is true, but here we go.


What Do Jehovah’s Witnesses Really Believe?


ON THEIR WEBSITE, JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES have an article entitled What Do Jehovah’s Witnesses Believe? It starts out by saying that they “strive to adhere to the form of Christianity that Jesus taught and that his apostles practised.” I find this

Darkness into light

From Darkness into Light—Life After Leaving Jehovah’s Witnesses


Transcript of OnionUnlimited podcast episode 031 HELLO AND WELCOME TO EPISODE 31 OF ONIONUNLIMITED—THE PODCAST. I’m your host Daniel Torridon. I’m thinking about how I exited Jehovah’s Witnesses and just how messy it was—and painful—not just for me, but for


Are Jehovah’s Witnesses a Cult?—Part 4


Transcript of OnionUnlimited podcast episode 017 HELLO AND WELCOME TO EPISODE 17 OF ONIONUNLMITED—THE PODCAST. I’m your host, Daniel Torridon. In this final part of Are Jehovah’s Witnesses a Cult? I will be looking at the “E” in the BITE

Open door

What Would It Take for Me to Return to Jehovah’s Witnesses?


Transcript of OnionUnlimited podcast episode 015 HELLO AND WELCOME TO EPISODE 15 OF ONIONUNLIMITED–THE PODCAST. I’m your host, Daniel Torridon. In this short episode, I will answer the question “What would it take for me to return to Jehovah’s Witnesses?”

Puppet on a string

Are Jehovah’s Witnesses a Cult?—Part 1


HAVING BEEN A JEHOVAH’S WITNESS FOR OVER 50 YEARS, I believe they are a cult. Obviously, Jehovah’s Witnesses will say they are not, but I have good reasons for saying that they are, and in this post, I will address