Jehovah’s Witnesses held global, virtual conference


Breaking a century-old tradition, the largest convention organization in the world has moved its annual in-person event to a virtual format for the sec-ond time in as many years, canceling nearly 6,000 conventions in 240 countries. For more than a century, Jehovah’s Witnesses in ...

Closed Johnstown churches’ statues headline redevelopment


JOHNSTOWN (AP) — A century-old, cast iron statue of the Virgin Mary that once provided inspiration to Roman Catholic worshipers at Immaculate Conception Church now stands as the artistic and spiritual centerpiece of the newly christened Piazza Maria, just a few blocks away from her former ...

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