Cult by definition:
"A system or community of religious worship and ritual.
The formal means of expressing religious reverence; religious ceremony and ritual.a"
Pls explain what the attraction is, to so many.
I have just added another to my not worthy of response list.
Religions are just really popular cults, I don't personally understand how either of them gain any popularity though.
by Baileybear 7 years ago
I'm reading Tania Levin's memoir about being in and out of a pentecostal megachurch (Hillsong - formed from AoG). It's a fascinating read, and I share a lot of her observations. Tania describes Hillsong as a cult and gives reasons why. They are after recruitment and money. People don't...
by Charles James 7 years ago
...hear me out, before you throw out those snarky comments.A Cult is generally (mostly subjectively) defined as a minority or inept social group who gain excessive notoriety and power, through several methods of mind control, education, ritual practices leading to indoctrination.We often note these...
by Beth Perry 5 years ago
When does a particular belief go from being considered a "cult" to being accepted as a "religion"?Historically, practically every "religion" started out being seen as a cult, whether it was the belief that Jesus is the son of God, that Zoroaster was a witness for the...
by Yoleen Lucas 4 years ago
You guys - I posted this in the Questions section, but because it turned into a full-blown discussion, HubPagers advised me to move it to Forums. Here it is:"Cult" is defined as a system of beliefs that doesn't work, but people cling to it because they fear "eternal hell"...
by Barine Sambaris 2 years ago
What is the difference between being religious and being a Christian
by G. Diane Nelson Trotter 2 years ago
I see there is a movie coming out, "Holy Hell," about a cult in LA. When will people learn.
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