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Opening of “Jehovah’s Witnesses: Faith Under Fire”

February 18

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Jehovah’s Witnesses: Faith Under Fire is an exhibition that focuses on Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Holocaust. 

Jehovah’s Witnesses, a Christian community of 35,000 in Germany and occupied lands, refused to confirm to the Nazi ideology of hate. They suffered severely for their belief in nonviolence and their utter rejection of racism. Thrown into Nazi camps, they became eyewitnesses of Nazi genocide. This exhibition documents the story of Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Holocaust and provides an in depth look at ordinary people who followed their conscience in the face of tyranny.

On display February 18, 2017 – July 16, 2017 at The Florida Holocaust Museum.

Details

Date:
February 18
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.thefhm.org

Organizer

Florida Holocaust Museum
Phone:
7278200100
Website:
www.flholocaustmuseum.org

Venue

Florida Holocaust Museum
55 5th Street S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 United States
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Phone:
727.820.0100,ext. 274
Website:
http://www.flholocaustmuseum.org