Jehovah


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a name for the God of the Old Testament as transliterated from the Hebrew consonants YHVH

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Jehovah's Witness activities are illegal in China, so the pair had to conduct their missionary work in secret.
His case follows that of Danish Jehovah's Witness Dennis Christensen, who was sentenced to six years in prison in February.
Christensen is the first Jehovah's Witness to be sentenced to prison in Russia since the country's Supreme Court declared the pacifist Christian denomination an "extremist organization" in 2017, putting it on par with the Islamic State militant group and neo-Nazi movements.
Christiansen's detention, Russia's first extremism-related arrest of a Jehovah's Witness, foreshadowed dozens more.
Almost all 8,000 Jehovah's Witnesses in Wales attended the 2018 Regional Convention held over the last weekend of July and first weekend of August - with 4,000 at the arena across the three days of each weekend.
The convention which is scheduled to commence from August 31 in the Lagos-Ogun area and will hold at the Assembly Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses located along Idiroko Road, Ota.
The girls are the only Jehovah's Witnesses at Glyncoed Primary in Cardiff and as such say they often have to explain their beliefs and are happy to do so.
"Welsh touches me more especially when we sing in Welsh it makes me cry and it means more to me to read the bible in Welsh," says Angharad, who chose to be baptised as a Jehovah's Witness aged 16 after her parents, dairy farmers, joined the faith when she was a child.
The fallout from the Supreme Court's decision spread far beyond Minersville: Jehovah's Witnesses were attacked and persecuted across the country.
The BBC said it had spoken to "multiple" abuse victims who made claims of abuse while in the Jehovah's Witnesses.
REGARDING Mrs Dunn's letter, August 4 ('Newborns have no sins to answer for'): Yet another letter from Mrs Dunn, criticising Jehovah's Witnesses.
They congregate at the bottom of the steps on the Leicester Row side of the footbridge and have a trolley full of leaflets about their religion as Jehovah's Witnesses.
Under the guise of battling "extremism," Russian authorities decided to ban the Jehovah's Witnesses religious organization.
(https://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2017/0501/Jehovah-s-Witnesses-as-extremists-Court-sharpens-edges-of-Russia-s-religious-space) The Russian Supreme Court recently sanctioned Jehovah's Witnesses as an (https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/russia-cant-tell-the-difference-between-jehovahs-witnesses-and-al-qaeda/2017/04/28/b7e02b6a-2915-11e7-b605-33413c691853_story.html?utm_term=.a2d908cc6b3e) extremist group .
The religious denomination, Jehovah's Witnesses, has put three Brooklyn properties, including its world headquarters, on the market.