Under the heading of "Can it be delayed until 1914?" in Zion's Watch Tower of July 15, 1894, Russell advised his readers that the trouble they were experiencing was taking place exactly as he had anticipated 17 years earlier.
Russell's readers were concerned that, given the troubles they were experiencing, matters could not hold out until 1914.
He comforted them with the information that 1914 was not the date for the beginning of the time of trouble, but for its end.
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