Conversion. Individuals seeking to be baptised as Jehovahs Witnesses are required to follow a systematic, catechistical Bible study course, usually in their home, for several months. At these baptisms, candidates make public declaration of their prior dedication to God.
How many people do Jehovah Witness have to convert?
144,000 people Some of their beliefs, especially about who God is and what his plans are for humans and the earth, are different from what is taught in most Christian churches. Jehovahs Witnesses believe that only 144,000 people will go to heaven and that all the other people who obey God will live forever on a paradise Earth.
What is the success rate of Jehovahs Witnesses?
During the past 75 years the Jehovahs Witnesses have sustained an extraordi- nary rate of growth—currently more than 5% per year—and have done so on a global scale.
Will Jehovah Witnesses be saved?
Jehovahs Witnesses teach that salvation is possible only through Christs ransom sacrifice and that individuals cannot be saved until they repent of their sins and call on the name of Jehovah. Salvation is described as a free gift from God, but is said to be unattainable without good works that are prompted by faith.