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Cults in context

readings in the study of new religious movements

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Published by Canadian Scholars" Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Canada,
  • United States.,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Cults -- United States.,
    • Cults -- Canada.,
    • United States -- Religion.,
    • Canada -- Religion.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Lorne L. Dawson.
      ContributionsDawson, Lorne L., 1954-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2525 .C86 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 468 p. :
      Number of Pages468
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL582791M
      ISBN 101551300877
      LC Control Number96172137

      Readable and reliable to a wide cross-section of Christians - from teachers and pastors to lay believers trying to understand and witness to their neighbors - this book sets the standard for cults reference books during the next decade. A Better Understanding. Encountering the Cultist. Psychological Conditioning Process. The Riddle of Semantics. Description - Cults in Context by Lorne L. Dawson In the face of the increasingly variegated ideological landscape of contemporary America, cults have become the focus of public controversy. The growth of new religions has been matched by the development of an organized and vocal opposition, the anti-cult movement.

      Introduction The fourth volume of Sects, Cults and New Religions contains articles and chapters about how people engage with relationships in new religions, with emphasis on sexual and family.   He is the author of Comprehending Cults: The Sociology of New Religious Movements () and, Reason, Freedom and Religion (), and the editor of Cults in Context (). Bibliographic information Title/5(3).

      There is no dispute that ``the word'' is referring to Jesus. Jehova's Witnesses say, that this verse only says that Jesus is ``a'' God - notice the fine twist in the meaning of the word ``God'' - but I checked the Greek and that clearly says that ``and God was the Word'' is the only correct rly Hebrews , John , etc. cannot be translated differently. An Example From Religion. Those who deal primarily with the sociological characteristics of groups and movements usually find little to nothing in Mormonism and the Mormon Church that would cause them to apply the term ‘cult’ — because their evaluation is based largely on how the group or movement acts, rather than on what it beliefs. 6. But Christian theologians consider .


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