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White Supremacist Identity Groups Deny "Jews" are "Jews" But This Was Not Herbert W. Armstrong's Fiction

The media has given an industrious effort to slander Bobby Fischer at all costs, including introducing blatant falsehoods, as to tie Bobby's early childhood to a NON-EXISTENT “Antisemitism”, supposedly taught by Herbert W. Armstrong.

Somebody wrote me,

“…And for your information, the Aryan Nation used HWA's book on the USA in prophecy as part of its doctrine of hatred.”

I googled “Aryan Nations Butler "Vedas" Bible.

“…At the time of Butler's death, Aryan Nations had about 200 members actively… the Indo-Aryan migration theory, and arguments to re-date the Vedas and the…”

Give the Devil his due! Did Herbert W. Armstrong cut the Bible up into cherrypicked bits and pieces and take the word “Jew” out and then combine the Hebrew scriptures with the ancient Vedas scripture? Was that Armstrong's fault?!
I think not at all.

There were GOOD people in the cult and I'm not going to idly stand by and watch the media, and certain people with agendas, slander them with malicious accusations of being “antisemitic bigots” when the cult never taught such rubbish! I wasn't antisemite in the cult nor was Bobby. Nor are 99% of the cult's flock. I call it double-victimized. First, financially, spiritually and mentally exploited by the ministry, and if they leave the cult they gotta be falsely accused of “antisemitism” when its a damnable lie.

Are the revisionists claiming Herbert W. Armstrong wrote this in the “United States and Britain in Prophecy” too… if so, please point out where?

Children of God and the Children of Satan - Truth from God
…“When God asked Eve what happened she said, “The serpent beguiled me, and I… Now don't get confused, remember the Jews are the children of the devil, and…

Was Armstrong teaching that?! Did the Aryan Nations rewrite Armstrong's United States and Britain in Prophecy where Armstrong claimed the “Devil was the father of the Jews?” Or, that “modern Jews are NOT of the tribe of Judah”? I challenge the accusers to produce evidence to support your rubbish!

If anyone claims they were part of the Armstrong cult, and goes around LYING and claiming they learned “antisemitism” from Armstrong, well, ha, that really is a statement on THEIR world outlook, but it is not reflection on mine, or the 99.9% of good innocent cult victims who are merely trying to obey and what they perceive to be “serving God”. Just as Bobby did:

“I have to discuss some of the things Herbert has done to me-how he screwed up my mind-just to let people know that this is for real, because if anybody tried to live by the letter of the law… it was me. I truly tried to be obedient. The more I tried, the more crazy I became.”
-Bobby Fischer, 1977

No. Not at all. Armstrong wasn't responsible for any of that anti-jewish garbage. I don't care what anyone, no matter who they claim to be, would like to mislead the world to believe. A lie by any other name is a lie.

Lies do not do justice for the truth, the cult victims, nor Bobby or myself. I know what I believed in the cult and I was NO “antisemite bigot”.

Those extremist flakes were also once producing propaganda that went so far to claim the word “Jew” wasn't even in the 1611 King James Bible and was inserted as part of a “Jewish Conspiracy”.


The origin of Aryan Nations is in the teachings of Wesley A. Swift, a significant figure in the early Christian Identity movement.[4] Swift combined British Israelism, extreme antisemitism and political militancy. He founded his own church in California in the mid-1940s, and he had a daily radio broadcast in California during the 1950s and 1960s. In 1957, the name of his church was changed to the Church of Jesus Christ-Christian, which is used today by Aryan Nations churches.[5]

From the late 1970s until 2001, the Aryan Nations headquarters was located in a 20-acre (8.1 ha) compound 1.8 miles (3 km) north of Hayden, Idaho.[5] There were a number of state chapters, only loosely tied to the main organization. The group ran an annual World Congress of Aryan Nations at Hayden Lake for Aryan Nations members and for members of similar groups.[5]

So, it doesn't appear Armstrong played any significant role in the development of Aryan Nations race-obsessed idolatry or ideology, clearly.

On to debunk one of the Aryan Nations' LIES. (The word Jew was later inserted into the Bible as part of a “Jewish Conspiracy”)

Some misconceptions about the word “Jew”

The term ‘Jew’ originated in the late eighteenth century as an abbreviation of the term Judean and refers to a resident of Judea without regard to race or religion. People now refered to as “Jews”, were known as “Pharisees”. “Judaism” today and “Pharisaism” in the time of Jesus are the same.

Benjamin H. Freedman, Jewish Historian - Researcher - Scholar.

We know that Saul was the first king of Israel and that John was the first man called Baptist, but who was the first Jew? Neither Adam, Seth or Noah are called Jew. Nor were Abraham, Isaac or Jacob. Moses was not called a Jew and neither were Saul, David or Solomon called Jew. In fact you will not find the word Jew in the first eleven books of the Bible. The first time Jews are mentioned in the Bible, is in 2nd Kings 16:6 (and then only in translations revised in the eighteenth century) where we find Israel was at war with the Jews and drove the Jews from Elath. Isn't it interesting that we can read over five hundred pages of the Bible before we find a Jew anywhere.

We know that God changed the name of Abram to Abraham, Gen. 17:5 and that God changed the name of Jacob to Israel Gen. 32:28, but no where in the Bible do we find where God changed the name of Israel to Jew! There is therefore no authority by which those who say they are Jews can claim to be Israel!

By the time of Jesus the word Edom or Edomite had been translated by Greek and Latin into Ioudaios and Iudaeus meaning a Judean or person living in Judea. The original King James version of the Bible, 1611, translated Idumaean-Judean into Iewes. It wasn't until the revised editions of the King James Bible, that the word Jew appeared. The word Jew does not mean Israel or Israelite! We must conclude therefore that the first “Jews” were Canaanite-Edomite-Hittite. It is certain, according to the Bible, that Jews are not Israel.
Benjamin H. Freedman, Jewish Historian - Researcher - Scholar.
From “Common Sense”, p. 2-1-53 and 5-1-59

JOHN CHAPTER 19 (ORIGINAL 1611 KJV) - King James Bible
The book of John chapter 19 from the original 1611 KJV (King James Bible)…
3 And said, Haile king of the Iewes: and they smote him with their hands.
4 Pilate…

“Jewish Conspiracy” my foot.

Armstrong never even bothered to get into that deep a depth. It was pointless.

He didn't teach things like that… and it wasn't in the “U.S. Britain in Prophecy” and the Aryan Nations didn't plagiarize that anti-jewish propaganda or invent their lies, based on ANYTHING in Armstrong's cult literature.