Did you know... At no time in its history has the Watchtower ever taught that the presence of Christ and the coming of the Kingdom was a future event? Click Here for related article From the very beginning C.T. Russell taught that the presence of Christ had begun in 1874 and Jesus sat down on his throne in 1878 The Watchtower, under Judge Rutherford, did not reset the dates for the most important event in human history to 1914 until around 1930. Click Here for relevant article God has allowed for a deluding influence to fabricate a false parousia Click here for related article By means of a composite man of lawlessness the Devil exerts his influence over even the chosen. Click here for article on man of lawlessness Click here for Youtube discussion of topic Though imminent, the authentic second coming and presence of Jesus Christ has not occurred. Click here for article Click here for YouTube presentation Neither has Satan and his demons been cast down to the earth in anger. "Woe for the earth and for the sea, because the Devil has come down to you, having great anger, knowing that he has a short period of time.” Click here for article Click here for YouTube presentation "On this account, you too prove yourselves ready, because the Son of man is coming at an hour that you do not think to be it." "Also, there will be signs in the sun and moon and stars, and on the earth anguish of nations not knowing the way out because of the roaring of the sea and its agitation." "People will become faint out of fear and expectation of the things coming upon the inhabited earth, for the powers of the heavens will be shaken." "...for then there will be great tribulation such as has not occurred since the world’s beginning until now, no, nor will occur again" "In fact, unless those days were cut short, no flesh would be saved; but on account of the chosen ones those days will be cut short."