I believe in Heaven like it’s my Job. Imagine. Think. Different.
The Watchtower has always taught that the 144,000 are the ones to go to heaven—but most Jehovah’s Witnesses today don’t realize that Russell taught that they were all part of the “anointed” “remnant” going to heaven.
The remnant are a small portion of all the anointed followers of Christ who are pictured in heaven in Revelation.
Indeed, until 1935 when the teaching changed, the Watchtower presented the urgency for all to become one of the limited 144,000 who would go to heaven. With the message that of the doors of heaven would soon be closed, membership swelled… Continue reading