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Holding God in Accurate Knowledge: The Watchtower and the Early Church Fathers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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.
The Guru Looked Good: An Impious Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,930. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
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.
An Armchair Scholar Answers Jehovah's Witnesses...The Holy Spirit
Price: Free! Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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.
An Armchair Scholar Answers Jehovah's Witnesses...The Problem of Evil
Price: Free! Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
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.
The Gifts of the Spirit
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: 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.
Blown For Good: Behind the Iron Curtain of Scientology
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 140,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
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
Apologetics, Mission and New Religious Movements: A Holistic Approach
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 85,460. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010 by Sacred Tribes Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
"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."
Perspectives on Post-Christendom Spiritualities: Reflections on New Religious Movements and Western Spiritualities
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 86,060. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010 by Sacred Tribes Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
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
The Sufi Lighthouse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 211,900. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam
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.
Unveiling Terrorism, Fundamentalism, and Spiritual Abuse
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 150,540. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
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.
My Year Inside Radical Islam: A Critique
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2009. Categories: 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.