God's things and Caesar's: Jehovah's Witnesses and political neutrality

  title={God's things and Caesar's: Jehovah's Witnesses and political neutrality},
  author={Jolene Chu},
  journal={Journal of Genocide Research},
  pages={319 - 342}
  • Jolene Chu
  • Published 1 September 2004
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Genocide Research
Had the SS intercepted the lyrics of prisoner Erich Frost’s defiant song before it could be smuggled out of the camp, they might have enjoyed a good laugh. They also might have executed Frost for his boldness. Instead, the song made its way safely out of Sachsenhausen concentration camp and into the songbook of Jehovah’s Witnesses, where it remains to this day. Frost’s song recalls a most uneven conflict, one that pitted a well-oiled genocidal regime against small religious community. Jehovah’s… 

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