Jump to content

Program in German to remember the Jehovah's Witnesses who were victims of Nazism

something from the museum of Koeln (Cologne, Colonia) in Germany and from the mayor of the city. This on the Video isnt a meeting. Its a programm for remember the dead Jehovahs Witnesses in Nacism and from Hitler. Its a Story of 2 Sisters that was in Koncentration Lager (Jail for JW, Jude, Homosexuals etc.) in Jear 1939 and that survive and they was later a missionaires ind Koeln (Cologne) Its a very good Story in german language but i have no time to translate the Video.



Recommended Comments

There are no comments to display.

  • Similar Content

    • By Kurt
      Hello guest! Please register or sign in (it's free) to view the hidden content.
      Hello guest! Please register or sign in (it's free) to view the hidden content.
      Adolf Hitler with Helga Goebbels, 1935. She was 12 years old when her parents killed her with a cyanide capsule.

      Hello guest! Please register or sign in (it's free) to view the hidden content.  
    • By Kurt
      Else Woieziek, a Jehovah's Witness sentenced to death and executed in 1944. Düsseldorf, Germany, 1937–38

      Heinrich Heine, a shop assistant from Neuss, Germany. He was placed in protective custody for participating in illegal activities as a Jehovah's Witness. Düsseldorf, Germany, 1937–38

      Wolfgang Kusserow, standing third from the left in the last portrait taken of the family, was one of eleven children of Frans and Hilda Kusserow, devout Jehovah's Witnesses. 
      Last Letter of Wolfgang Kusserow. On this date in 1940, 25-year-old Wilhelm Kusserow was executed by firing squad at Münster Prison in Germany
      One more time I am given the opportunity to write you. Well, now I your third son and brother, shall leave you tomorrow early in the morning. Be not sad, the time will come when we shall all be together again. Those who will sow with tears, will reap with joy. "Those sowing seed with tears will reap even with a joyful cry."
      How great the joy will be, when we see all of us again, although it is not easy now to overcome all this, but through belief and hope in the King and His Kingdom we conquer the worst. "For I am convinced that neither death nor life nor angels nor governments nor things now here nor things to come nor powers nor height nor depth nor any other creation will be able to separate us from God's love that is in Christ Jesus our Lord" (Rom 8:38-39).
      So we confidently look forward to the future.
      Dear Papa, I am sorry that I was not allowed to visit you early in December. Exactly one year ago from tomorrow I saw you and Hildegard for the last time. In the meantime I have visited Lenchen. It was a special joy for me to see Mummy once again. Well, dear Mummy, Annemarie read me your dear letter during her visit... It is fine that you are busy in the baking factory (prison), so you are at least in a warm room and you have something to eat. Lenchen is now in the concentration camp.
      Thus we are all separated, but everybody is steady. Yes we shall be rewarded for all of this. Read this in James 1:12: "Happy is the man who keeps on enduring trials, because on becoming approved he will receive the crown of life, which Jehovah promised to those who continue loving Him."
      Dear Annemarie, once more special thanks to you for all your endeavors. May this our Lord reward you. I have you all constantly in mind. That was a life, when we were all at home together! - And suddenly separated!
      Well Satan knows that his time is short. Therefore, he tries with all his power to lead astray from God men of good will, but he will have no success. We know that our faith will be victorious.
      In this faith and this conviction I leave you.
      A last greeting from this old world in the hope of seeing you again soon in a New World.

      This old Opel car was used by the Kusserows when they traveled house to house handing out religious tracts.

      Helene Gotthold with her two children, Gerd and Gisela, in 1936. Arrested many times for defying the Nazi ban on Jehova's Witness activities, Helene was convicted, condemned to death, and beheaded on December 8, 1944, in Berlin. Gerd and Gisela survived. 

      Robert Wagemann, a physically disabled Jehovah's Witness child, sits on his hospital bed.
       
       
       
    • By The Librarian
      Part of the entertainment program at the Frankfurt International Convention 2014
    • By Srecko Sostar
      Early in 1933, the Watchtower office in Berlin was closed and Jehovah's Witnesses were banned in many German states. This was due to the refusal of Jehovah's Witnesses to swear loyalty to the government or to serve in its armed forces.
      In an attempt to appease Hitler into lifting the ban, Rutherford instigated a Declaration of Fact sand sent a Letter to Hitler discussing the Watchtower's support of the Nazi regime.
      "Therefore, on June 25, 1933, a declaration regarding their ministry and its objectives was adopted by Jehovah's Witnesses at an assembly in Berlin. Copies were sent to all the high government officials, and millions more were distributed to the public. Nevertheless, in July 1933 the courts refused to grant a hearing for relief. Early the following year, a personal letter regarding the situation was written by J. F. Rutherford to Adolf Hitler and delivered to him by special messenger. Then the entire worldwide brotherhood went into action. 
      On Sunday morning, October 7, 1934, at nine o'clock, every group of Witnesses in Germany assembled. They prayed for Jehovah's guidance and blessing. Then each group sent a letter to German government officials declaring their firm determination to keep on serving Jehovah." - Jehovah's Witnesses - Proclaimer's Of God's Kingdom p.693
       
      "Dear Reichskanzler, 
      … 
      The Brooklyn headquarter of the Watchtower Society is pro German in an exemplary way and has been so for many years. For that reason, in 1918, the president of the Society and seven members of the board of directors were sentenced to 80 years in prison, because the president refused to use two of the magazines published in America under his direction for war propaganda against Germany. These two magazines, "The Watchtower" and "Bible Student" were the only magazines in America which refused to engage in anti-German propaganda and for that reason were prohibited and suppressed in America during the war. 

      In the very same manner, in course of the recent months the board of directors of our Society not only refused to engage in propaganda against Germany, but has even taken a position against it. The enclosed declaration underlines this fact and emphasizes that the people leading in such propaganda (Jewish businessmen and Catholics) also are the most rigorous persecutors of the work of our Society and its board of directors. This and other statements of the declaration are meant to repudiate the slanderous accusation, that Bible Researchers are supported by the Jews. 

      The conference of five thousand delegates also noted - as is expressed in the declaration - that the Bible Researchers of Germany are fighting for the very same high ethical goals and ideals which also the national government of the German Reich proclaimed respecting the relationship of humans to God, namely: honesty of the created being towards its creator. 

      The conference came to the conclusion that there are no contradictions when it comes to the relationship between the Bible Researchers of Germany to the national government of the German Reich. To the contrary, referring to the purely religious and unpolitical goals and efforts of the Bible Researchers, it can be said that these are in full agreement with the identical goals of the national government of the German Reich. 

      ... 

      We are looking forward to your kind approval, which we hope to receive soon, and want to assure our highest respect to you, honorable Mr. Reichskanzler. 

      Yours faithfully, 
      Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society Magdeburg"
      FULL TEXT in German:

      source: 
      Hello guest! Please register or sign in (it's free) to view the hidden content.  
       
       
    • Guest Nicole
      By Guest Nicole
      Uniforme con triángulos color púrpura que identificaban a los Testigos de Jehová

      Hello guest! Please register or sign in (it's free) to view the hidden content.
    • By The Librarian
      April 20, 1939 Archbishop Orsenigo celebrated Hitler's Birthday party. The celebrations were initiated by Pope Pacelli (Pio XII) and became a tradition. Every April 20th, Cardinal Bertram of Berlin went to offer "the warmest congratulations to the Fuhrer in the name of the bishops and the German Diocese", and added that "fervent prayers that the Catholics in Germany are sending to heaven upon their altars"
      El 20 de abril de 1939, el arzobispo Orsenigo celebró el cumpleaños de Hitler. Las celebraciones, iniciadas por Pacelli (Pío XII) se convirtió en una tradición. Cada 20 de abril, el cardenal Bertram de Berlín fue para enviar "más calurosas felicitaciones al Fuhrer en nombre de los obispos y las diócesis en Alemania", y añadió con "fervientes oraciones que los católicos de Alemania están enviando al cielo en sus altares." 
       El Führer en el Franken
      Hitler rarely missed an opportunity to visit war monuments, even when a photographer wasn't present.
      Adolf Hitler (centro) en el monumento a los muertos en la guerra en el Franken Alemania. Según Ray Cowdery, Hitler raramente se perdió la oportunidad de visitar monumentos de guerra, incluso cuando un fotógrafo no estaba presente 

      Hitler greeting Muller the "Bishop of the Reich" and SChachleitner Abad
      Saluda a Muller el "Obispo del Reich" y Schachleitner Abad

      Hitler greets a catholic cardinal
      Hitler saluda a un cardenal católico 

      Hitler exiting a Catholic church. He was never excommunicated
      Hitler saliendo de la iglesia , jamas fue excomulgado

      Nuremberg, fundacion del partido nazi Tenga en cuenta la "Iglesia de la Virgen" en el fondo como si representara la fundación del partido. Foto tomada en Nuremberg, Alemania (circa 1928).

      The Goering Wedding / La body Georing
      Sólo los cristianos realizar bodas cristianas, y los nazis no fueron una excepción.
      Hermann Goering se casó con Emmy Sonnemann, una famosa estrella de la ópera.
      Adolf Hitler se encuentra en la primera fila como "padrino" durante la ceremonia en la Catedral por Reichbishop Müller. 

      Cardinal Secretary of State, Eugenio Pacelli (later Pope Pius XII) signs the Concordat between Nazi Germany and the Vatican in a solemn ceremony on July 20, 1933. Nazi Vice Chancellor Franz Von Papen is sitting on the left, Pacelli in the middle and Buttmann Rudolf to the right.
      The Concordat effectively legitimized Hitler and his government before all Catholics, christianity and the world.
      Cardenal Secretario de Estado, Eugenio Pacelli (que más tarde convertiría en el Papa Pío XII) firma el Concordato entre la Alemania Nazi y el Vaticano en una ceremonia solemne en Roma el 20 de julio de 1933. Nazi Vice-Canciller Franz von Papen está sentado a la izquierda, Pacelli en el medio, y el Buttmann Rudolf está sentado a la derecha.
      El Concordato efectivamente legitimada Hitler y el gobierno nazi a los ojos del catolicismo, el cristianismo y el mundo. 

      Nazi Flag on the Catholic Cathedral in Cologne - 1937
      Una bandera nazi frente a la catedral de Colonia de 1937

      Recent photo of the tourist destination Cologne Cathedral 

      Capellán con una unidad de ametralladora La mayoría de las guerras justificadas por razones religiosas. Por supuesto, si un soldado se sentia inquieto por el sacrificio que otros hacian, siempre podían recurrir a un capellán que le explicaria pacientemente que el asesinato está permitido por Dios y sobre la moralidad de la guerra justa. A continuación, podría dar algunos ejemplos bíblicos de como Dios ordenó los asesinatos. Y entonces él podría decirles que Jesús los perdona y enviarlos al cielo si se llegase a morir. 

      Catholic Bishops in a Heil Hitler salute
      Obispos Católicos dan el saludo nazi en honor a Hitler.Nota Joseph Goebbels (extrema derecha) y Wilhelm Frick (segundo desde la derecha)
      Franciscan monks with German soldiers
      Franciscanos con soldados alemanes
       

      El cardenal Bertram en el cortejo fúnebre para el obispo Bares, Berlín, 07 de marzo 1935 Como presidente de la Conferencia Episcopal alemana, el cardenal Bertram Breslauer juega un papel crucial en la formación de la actitud de los obispos alemanes en relación con el Estado Nacional Socialista. 

      Roman Catholic Priests and the Nazi salute "Heil Hitler"
      Sacerdotes haciendo el saludo a Hitler en una reunión de jóvenes católicos en el estadio de Berlín-Neukölln, en agosto de 1933.
       

      Obispo del Reich Ludwig Muller, Berlín, 1934
    • Guest Nicole
      By Guest Nicole
      Greece is demanding billions of euros in reparation payments from Germany for atrocities committed by the Nazis during the Second World War. Athens is threatening to take legal action to make the Germans pay.
       
       
    • Guest Nicole
      By Guest Nicole
      6 DE ABRIL DE 2016
      HUNGRÍA
       
      BUDAPEST (Hungría). El 11 de diciembre de 2015, el Museo en Memoria del Holocausto de Budapest inauguró una placa conmemorativa en recuerdo de cuatro testigos de Jehová que sufrieron persecución durante el régimen nazi.

      Placa conmemorativa de los cuatro testigos de Jehová ejecutados por los nazis durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial
      Lajos Deli, Antal Hönisch, Bertalan Szabό y János Zsondor fueron ejecutados públicamente en marzo de 1945 por la Cruz Flechada, el partido pronazi húngaro, en las ciudades de Körmend y Sárvár por negarse a realizar el servicio militar durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial. En la placa conmemorativa se pueden leer los nombres de estos cuatro hombres y las palabras de Hechos 5:29: “Tenemos que obedecer a Dios como gobernante más bien que a los hombres”
      El secretario de Estado adjunto para Asuntos Públicos Prioritarios, Csaba Latorcai, afirmó en su discurso de apertura: “La placa recuerda a los cuatro jóvenes testigos de Jehová [...]. Obedecieron el mandamiento de ‘no matarás’ y, siguiendo los dictados de su conciencia, decidieron no tomar las armas contra sus compañeros de creencia ni contra otras personas”.
      Csaba Latorcai, secretario de Estado adjunto para Asuntos Públicos Prioritarios de Hungría, en su discurso inaugural
       
      Otro de los oradores, Szabolcs Szita, director del Museo en Memoria del Holocausto, dijo: “La inauguración de esta placa conmemorativa es una victoria, ya que durante décadas los testigos de Jehová han sido un colectivo olvidado de víctimas del nazismo. Debido a su fe firme, estos cuatro jóvenes mantuvieron su integridad incluso ante la muerte. Todos ellos son un excelente ejemplo para nosotros”.

      Szabolcs Szita, director del Museo en Memoria del Holocausto de Budapest, descubre la placa.
       
      Contactos para la prensa:
      Internacional: David Semonian, Oficina de Información Pública, tel. +1 718 560 5000
      Hungría: András Simon, tel. +36 1 401 1118
       
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Forum Statistics

    60,027
    Total Topics
    109,202
    Total Posts
  • Member Statistics

    16,188
    Total Members
    1,592
    Most Online
    Patricia deaton
    Newest Member
    Patricia deaton
    Joined
  • Who Was Online   78 Users were Online in the Last 24 Hours





×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Terms of Service Confirmation Terms of Use Privacy Policy Guidelines We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.