Watchtower’s Approved Blood Transfusions

bloodchartAThe Watchtower and Jehovah’s Witnesses in general still cling to the “no blood” mantra. As you will see in this section, that claim is extraordinarily dishonest. The Watchtower has approved the use of all red cell, white cell, platelet and plasma derivatives. The list of blood products Jehovah’s Witnesses can choose to use in good conscience has grown larger and larger over the last three decades. If fact, the list has become so extensive, it’s easier to say what they don’t permit:

  • Whole Blood
  • Red Cells
  • White Cells
  • Platelets

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Watchtower’s Approved Blood Transfusions — 1 Comment

  1. I am an ex JW for 46 years. This is one of 18 issues I argued with the body of elders about before I left. Jesus example to the religious leaders about him healing on the sabbath opened my eyes! It showed me when a life is involved, even if there is a rule, we have to look at circumstances and save that life.

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