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Cults and new faiths

a book of beliefs

by Butterworth, John

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Published by D.C. Cook in Elgin, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cults.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Butterworth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP603 .B86 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3789679M
    ISBN 10089191479X
    LC Control Number81067763
    OCLC/WorldCa8100138

    In , thrice-failed civil servant examinee Hong Xiuquan experienced a wave of delirious visions. After failing his exams yet again in , he turned to the Christian book Good Words to Admonish the Age and developed a new interpretation of his experience. He now believed that he had ascended to Heaven and had met with his Heavenly father (Tianfu) and Heavenly elder brother (Tianxiong. CULTS (False Christian Religions of the West) Christian Science- Founder is Mary Baker Eddy who plagiarised the ideas and writings of others to produce the book "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures". Jehovah Witnesses - Distributors of the Watchtower founder Charles Russell was a man of questionable character and was charged with fraudulent activities by the Brooklyn.

    DOI link for Cults in Context. Cults in Context book. Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements It examines cult formation as a religious reaction to secularization and suggests that simply because some faiths retain little religious content is no reason to suppose that all faiths have been emptied of the power to satisfy fundamental Author: Rodney Stark, William Sims Bainbridge.   The second edition of Cults and New Religious Movements is an astute and accessible textbook written by two eminent scholars of new religions. Through eight case studies the text examines key issues that arise in relation to new religious movements, thereby shedding light on the study of religions in : $

    Encyclopedia of Cults and New Religions (ECNR)—Overview. Time Period: December —June (Timeline, History). Participants: Local Church et al t House et al. At Issue: The Encyclopedia of Cults and New Religions (ECNR), authored by John Ankerberg and John Weldon and published by Harvest House Publishers, characterized “cults” as engaging in criminal, immoral, and anti.   Sadly, it shows that though the book is quickly disputed, none take Martin to task. In many cases, they agree, but are uncomfortable at the label 'cult.' The bibliography is 27 pp strong, organized by topic and group. This is in addition to the page Scripture Index. "The Kingdom of the Cults" includes an appendix of several by:


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Cults and new faiths by Butterworth, John Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cults and New Faiths looks at many of the fringe religious groups running around in the late 20th century. Its strengths are that it wonderfully introduces each cult to the reader, and describes the group's beliefs and doctrines well.

Orthodox Christian belief is contrasted with cult belief in each by: 1. Larson's New Book of Cults Paperback – Novem but I can challenge other faiths with information.

Some of the religions in this book are no longer an issue, but for education purposes and historical value I am not opposed to learning about them either. There are religions from history that are not in here that I would prefer to /5(32).

Cults and new faiths: a book of beliefs Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English Title (alternate script) None Author (alternate script) None. 63 pages: 29 cm Highly illustrated book provides an introduction to 19 of today's new faiths and explains their origins, leaders, and effectsPages: Get this from a library.

Cults and new faiths: a book of beliefs. [John Butterworth] -- Children of God - Christian Science - Cults and new faiths book Witnesses - Krishna - Moonies - Mormons - Scientology - Baha'i - Freemasonry - Moral Re-Armament - Rastafarianism.

Get this from a library. Cults and new faiths: a book of beliefs. [John Butterworth] -- Highly illustrated book provides an introduction to 19 of today's new faiths and explains their origins, leaders, and effects. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Cults and Faiths by Butterworth John Hardback Book The Fast at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Jenkins' book illustrates the lessons from our history that past Americans' intolerance has caused us to learn, without interfering with the fact that the story of America's many faiths is a darned entertaining is refreshing to see a level-headed book which is neither "XYZ Evangelist's Book of Cults" or "What Christians Fail to Get Cited by: rows  A new religious movement (NRM) is a religious, ethical, or spiritual group or community.

♥ Book Title: Cults, World Religions, and the Occult ♣ Name Author: Kenneth Boa ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: FktNAwAAQBAJ Download File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis: "Almost every day you hear of a new religion--or rediscover an old one.

It used to be that you only heard of. Author: Paul Carden; Publisher: Rose Publishing Inc ISBN: Category: Religion Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Rose Bible Basics: Christianity, Cults & Religions - know what you believe and why Christianity, Cults & Religions contains a side-by-side comparison of more than 40 world religions, cults and sects.

Christianity, Cults & Religions is a well-researched introduction on. Lewis, James R. Odd Gods: New Religions and the Cult Controversy, Prometheus Books, ; Martin, Walter et al.: The Kingdom of the Cults,ISBN ; Melton, Gordon: Encyclopedic Handbook of Cults in America, ISBN book or film.

Sociological theory very different from the faiths of their parents. ‘Cults’ and new religious m ovements have been appearing throughout h istory. Christianity, Cults and Religions general editor Paul Carden is a longtime specialist in the field of cults and new religions around the world.

Carden is Executive Director of the Centers for Apologetics Research (CFAR), and he has devoted nearly 30 years of his life to cult-related research and outreach in Latin America, Africa 5/5(2). Surpassing the scope and the thoroughness of the first edition, this new edition of The Encyclopedia of Cults, Sects, and New Religions is the most wide-ranging and accessible resource on the historically significant and more obscure, sinister, and bizarre religious groups.

Including many entries by scholarly specialists, this volume explains more than 1, diverse groups and movements, from. Index of Cults and Religions. By the Staff of Watchman Fellowship, Inc. Introduction.

This Index contains brief definitions, descriptions or cross references on over 1, religious organizations and beliefs, as well as world religions (including Christianity) and related doctrines. Christianity, Cults and Religions is an excellent short overview with brief summaries of the beliefs and basic history of 20world religions, sects, cults, and new religious movements.

Up to date. Christianity, Cults and Religions the most up-to-date comparison chart from a Christian perspective available in print/5(31). Cults explores not only how members feel and think at all stages of their involvement, but also how larger social and psychological forces reinforce individual commitment within the cults.

For this revised and newly-illustrated second edition, Galanter has added three new chapters on cult development in the s, spiritual recovery movements. What the Cults believe Sunday School Notes Tabernacle Baptist Church, Ithaca, NYSummer Wierwille considers the gospels as part of the Old Testament and only the book of Acts and the New Testament epistles addressed to the church are apply to today's believers.

The remainder of the Bible is ``for our learning'' but are not as relevant. Must-Read Books About Life in Cults and Oppressive Religious Sects Elizabeth Allen As you may have realized from my last piece, I love to settle down with a piping hot cup of coffee, snuggle into some fuzzy blankets and proceed to be stricken blind with white hot rage and righteous indignation.

How a religion gains recognition by the mainstream, which often labels such new movements as cults, is fraught with difficulty, tension, and fear. Here, experts delineate the boundaries and examine the various groups, beliefs, movements, and other issues related to new faiths and alternative beliefs.

And more than anywhere else, America was a magnet for "cults." As the French-American Hector de Crevecoeur wrote in"If any new sect springs. Encyclopedia of Cults and New Religions, by John Ankerberg and John Weldon (Harvest House) Neighboring Faiths, by Winfried Corduan (InterVarsity) When Cultists Ask: A Popular Handbook on Cultic Misinterpretations, by Norman Geisler and Ron Rhodes (Baker) The Kingdom of the Cults, by Walter Martin (Bethany House).Understanding Cults and New Age Religions by Irving Hexham and Karla Poewe.

Regent College Press, ; USD $ ISBN: Reviewer's Comments. This book was first published by Wm. B. Eerdmans in