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On 2/6/2017 at 6:52 AM, Eoin Joyce said:

2017 Special Conventions

Even if you are not attending, this website link gives interesting information, particularly the photos and history of the development of Jehovah's Witnesses' activity in each of the host countries.

https://jw2017.org/

Eoin: Thank you so much! I shared with many! ???

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On 2/6/2017 at 6:52 AM, Eoin Joyce said:

2017 Special Conventions

Even if you are not attending, this website link gives interesting information, particularly the photos and history of the development of Jehovah's Witnesses' activity in each of the host countries.

https://jw2017.org/

Eoin: Shared some pictures for us to get excited! 

 

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