The WTS. has an interesting evolution, from its roots with the turn of the century Adventists and Russell's interest and propagation of Pyramidology.
It also has an interesting and involving growth as a religious publishing house that ties into those very Adventists beliefs.
It is indisputable that the WTS. marketed and commercialized its products on those secular beliefs, the End Times was and has
been exploited to its fullest potential. Well in reality those said End Times never appeared but during these proclamations a lot of
literature was sold to the public. One could say that the now WTS. ( worth a billion dollars world wide ) was built on those proclamations.
Peoples fears and insecurities were exploited to benefit the holding power and control of believers and to stimulate circulated growth of its published
It is for this reason the word deceptive would be more appropriate in describing the WTS. and its operations, since its
beginning inception on to the world's religious seen.
The return of Christ, the earth's return to a Paradise state, the great tribulation, Armageddon, the end times, were all
exploitively used by the WTS. to draw attention to its literature and to cull devouted followers.