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Weird Beliefs
By Barry Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
In this book you can explore many fascinating subjects, including: Devil Worship ... Doomsday Cults ... Zombies ... Hungry Ghosts ... Fire Walking ... the Grim Reaper ... Witch Smellers ... Ghouls ... Human Sacrifice ... Holy Mud ... Dervishes ... Snake Handlers ... Demonic Possession ... the Antichrist ... Golems ... Head Shrinkers ... Idol Worship ... and many more.
AMORC’S First Temple Degree Initiation ILLUSTRATED The Abridged Version With Commentary
By Pierre S. Freeman
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
0.75 star(3.80 from 10 reviews)
Pierre S. Freeman, a 26 year refugee from a religious cult, describes AMORC’s FIRST DEGREE INITIATION with commentary and illustrations, highlighting its potential for misuse in mind control and hinting at some of the real secrets that may lie behind it. This ebook should give readers as sense of what lies behind the closed doors of the Temple when this allegedly ancient drama unfolds.
An Armchair Scholar Answers Jehovah's Witnesses...The Problem of Evil
By Karen Clark
Price: Free! Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
The Watchtower Bible and Tract Society, which guides and directs Jehovah's Witnesses world-wide, claims that evil events are contrary to the will of God and asserts that if God foreknew man would corrupt His creation with sin and created anyway, He is responsible for all the suffering that resulted from it. Is that true? This book compares Watchtower and orthodox theology on the Problem of Evil.
Unveiling Terrorism, Fundamentalism, and Spiritual Abuse
By Bill Whitehouse
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 150,540. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Three issues of paramount importance to today's world -- namely, terrorism, fundamentalism, and spiritual abuse -- are brought together in one volume in a way that delineates the interconnected dynamics of these topics. Moreover, these themes are critically engaged from a variety of perspectives ranging from: psychology, sociology and philosophy, to: history, political science, and religion.
The Sufi Lighthouse
By Bill Whitehouse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 211,900. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
No religious or mystical tradition is immune from the presence of spiritual abuse, for wherever there are people who are seeking to become closer to essential truths, purpose, and meaning, there will be individuals seeking to generate counterfeit currency to offer to those who are unaware, or uncautious toward the dangers that lie in wait along the spiritual path. This book explores such issues.
My Year Inside Radical Islam: A Critique
By Bill Whitehouse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
In 2007 Daveed Gartenstein-Ross wrote a memoir entitled: 'My Year Inside Radical Islam'. The book outlines a journey starting from a liberal Jewish background, to becoming a Muslim, and, finally, converting to Christianity. The present work explores the manner in which Mr. Gartenstein-Ross came to permit a Muslim group of spiritual counterfeiters to distort his understanding concerning Islam.
An Armchair Scholar Answers Jehovah's Witnesses...The Holy Spirit
By Karen Clark
Price: Free! Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
The Watchtower Bible and Tract Society teaches Jehovah's Witnesses world-wide that the Holy Spirit is God's "active force" and has described the Holy Spirit's operations as like radio waves. They claim that the Bible doesn't show that the Holy Spirit is a person. Is this so? This book examines Scripture and compares it with Watchtower pneumatology.
Blown For Good: Behind the Iron Curtain of Scientology
By Marc Headley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 140,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
Nominated by Foreword Magazine as 2009 Book of the Year award finalist. Marc Headley provides a rare, never before seen insider's look at life inside Scientology. He spent 15 years at their secret headquarters - a 500 acre property located deep in the California desert. "...well-paced and an entertaining read." Perrybulwer.com
Perspectives on Post-Christendom Spiritualities: Reflections on New Religious Movements and Western Spiritualities
By Michael T. Cooper
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 86,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010 by Sacred Tribes Press. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
Harold A. Netland, Professor of Philosophy of Religion and Intercultural Studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School: "The chapters that follow are especially significant for several reasons. First, the authors draw upon the best of recent scholarship in the field, and indeed among the contributors are some of the leading scholars in the study o
Apologetics, Mission and New Religious Movements: A Holistic Approach
By Philip Johnson
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 85,460. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010 by Sacred Tribes Press. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
"It is this search for balance, and his real desire to speak into living situations, that sets Johnson’s work apart from earlier studies of cults and new religions. At the same time his work is innovative in other ways."
Falun Gong - The Force is With Us
By M.E. Brines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
A concise chapbook on the origin, beliefs and possible destiny of the fastest-growing religion in the world: a variation of the Jedi religion in Star Wars. Why do they fear extraterrestrials? What does it have in common with esoteric Nazism? Is it a danger to the Chinese Government? Or even the entire world? Includes extensive footnotes and references.
The Reincarnation of Jesus Christ
By Michael Faust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,660. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
(5.00 from 1 review)
Discover the astonishing secret of Christianity. Jesus Christ was reincarnated, not resurrected. This was the hidden teaching of the highest circles of Christianity. Resurrection was a Jewish idea deemed fit only for the simple masses. The Gospels in fact make no secret of Christ's reincarnation, so why does Christianity still subscribe to the false doctrine of resurrection?
Holding God in Accurate Knowledge: The Watchtower and the Early Church Fathers
By Mike Partyka
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,060. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
Jehovah's Witnesses claim that the doctrine of the Trinity was unknown in Christianity for several centuries after biblical times, and they have the testimony of the early Church Fathers to prove it...or do they? Using extensive quotes from the same Church Fathers cited by the JWs, Mike Partyka proves the Trinity doctrine was not only believed but even defended by these early heroes of the faith.
Poseidon: A Spero Devotional
By Alan Leddon
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Spero Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
Poseidon is brother to Zeus, Hades, Demeter, and Hera, and rules the Oceans, Earthquakes, and Horses. Not to mention, He has some of the freakiest looking children... In this very short work, you will find Poseidon's family tree, a description of his various misadventures, a guided meditation, an invocation, and two prayers.
The Believers: A Reinterpretation of Mystical and Religious Phenomena
By Brian J. Allan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
In this, Brian Allan's fifth book, we see the next step in a logical progression of research and inquiry: are the "spiritual" and "religious" matters that humanity espouses or embraces intimately connected to, or part of, the paranormal and anomalous realm? Is this part of a greater reality which is not only quantum in the micro- and macro-level? Challenge your on faith with The Believers.
The Gifts of the Spirit
By J. Bennett Collins
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
God gives special gifts to Saints to be used in service for Him. Some are ceased, I answer questions such as: Who has these gifts? How do I get them? Are tongues for today? Does God still heal? What are the best gifts .Gifts discussed: Baptism of the Holy Spirit ,Wisdom, Knowledge, Interpretation of tongues, What gifts are given to the church. A good study of the ministry of the Holy Spirit.
The Crusades Again, a History of the 'Twins'.
By Dennis J. Foley
Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
The ‘Cold War’ with Russia was mostly ended by 1990 and the new ‘War on Terror’ or 'Crusade' was secretly and methodically created, as this book shows. A new generational war was started. And....another generation of Americans was misled and lied to! See the terrorist formations for your self!
The Mormon Woman... Goddess or Second Class Citizen?
By Bonnie Ricks
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,130. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Having accepted the LDS P.R. pitch that they are “Goddesses in training”, Mormon women soon find themselves trapped within a reality that doesn’t fit what they’ve been told. These thirteen women, however, found the truth, and the truth has set them free. (John 8:32)
The Guru Looked Good: An Impious Memoir
By Marta Szabo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,930. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
The Guru Looked Good tells the real-life story of a young woman leaving her Manhattan life to join an internationally known yoga movement headed by a glamorous female guru--the same organization and guru featured in the bestseller, Eat, Pray, Love. Set in a culture where it is impossible to speak one's mind, this is the story of a person unable to give up forever what she wants and who she is.
Mount Shasta Myths Exploded: Adama, Sananda and the recent City of Telos
By Juan Hunu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Mount Shasta is California's legendary,mystic mountain,long a place of myth and legend. Due to the influx of New Age psychics these myths (fantasies?) have increased to such an extent that this investigative reporter explored their possible origins, and if they might be true or not. Read his research here into the possible origins of Sananda, Adama and Telos. Fascinating historical research.