’Always Rejoice!’ Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses moves to streaming platform

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Published: Jul. 10, 2020 at 3:44 PM CDT
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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - The “Always Rejoice!” Jehovah’s Witness convention has been moved to a streaming platform for the first time in their history of holding conventions.

The local convention was scheduled to be held July 31 - August 2 at the Rapides Parish Coliseum where about 3,300 to 3,500 were expected to attend. It is now planned to be streamed online.

“Our worship is centered on our mutual love for our God and for each other, irrespective of where we are physically,” said Robert Hendriks, U.S. spokesman for Jehovah’s Witnesses. “This year’s convention program underscores the unity of our international family and the joy that people can have against a backdrop of stress and despair.”

For more information about the event and how to watch, go to

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