Did the WTS "consistently" teach that Christ's presence began in 1914 or 1874?
*** w93 1/15 p. 5 ‘Caught Away to Meet the Lord’—How? ***The Watchtower has consistently presented evidence to honesthearted students of Bible prophecy that Jesus’ presence in heavenly Kingdom power began in 1914.
*** w93 8/15 p. 9 Why You Need to Attend Christian Meetings ***Jehovah’s Witnesses have consistently shown from the Scriptures that the year 1914 marked the beginning of this world’s time of the end and that “the day of judgment and of destruction of the ungodly men” has drawn near.
*** 1,000 Reign book ka chap. 11 p. 187 par. 6 “Here Is the Bridegroom!” ***This harvest was understood to be under the invisible direction of the Lord Jesus Christ, whose presence or parousia began in the year 1874
*** w67 2/15 p. 110 par. 21 Jehovah Makes Full Might Abound ***. From its first year of publication, in 1879, Zion’s Watch Tower, official journal of the “faithful and discreet slave,” consistently proclaimed the year 1914 as the date for the end of “the Gentile times” and the establishment of God’s kingdom by Christ
*** jv chap. 28 p. 632 Testing and Sifting From Within ***Based on the premise that events of the first century might find parallels in related events later, they also concluded that if Jesus’ baptism and anointing in the autumn of 29 C.E. paralleled the beginning of an invisible presence in 1874, then his riding into Jerusalem as King in the spring of 33 C.E. would point to the spring of 1878 as the time when he would assume his power as heavenly King.