The year 1914 marks the return of Christ, which is understood to have occurred invisibly in heaven. At that time Christ became Earth's king and the "last days" began. In 1918, those of the 144,000 who had died were resurrected as spirit creatures to heavenly life. Since then, any remaining members of the 144,000 who die are instantaneously resurrected to heavenly life. Armageddon
is considered to be imminent.
After false religion is destroyed, governments also face destruction.
Any who are not deemed faithful by God will be destroyed with no hope of resurrection.
The fate of some, such as small children or the mentally ill, remains to be decided by God.
, an unknown number of people, both righteous and unrighteous, who had died (prior to Armageddon) will be resurrected, with the prospect of living forever in paradise.