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Jehovah’s Witnesses

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Congregation

Congregation

A group of people gathered together for a particular purpose or activity. In the Hebrew Scriptures, it generally refers to the nation of Israel. In the Christian Greek Scriptures, it refers to individual congregations of Christians but more often to the Christian congregation in general.​—1Ki 8:22; Ac 9:31; Ro 16:5.