Msg # 481
Date: 05 Jul 91 14:55:30
From: Tom Posey
Subj: the most dangerous cult of all
- THE DANGEROUS CULT -
What religious cult's practitioners have denied the divinity of Jesus? .
What religious cult has calculatedly murdered its opponents, and those
that even disagreed with it? .
What religious cult, where ever and when ever it has achieved secular
power, has outlawed other beliefs, sometimes making such beliefs a
capital crime? .
What religious cult has locked up its members, denying them all contact
with the opposite sex? .
What religious cult's practitioners have been seen mutilating their
bodies in the name of their beliefs, from ritual whippings to castration? .
What religious cult has required monetary donations from its members, so
that its higher echelons could live in luxury and comfort? .
What religious cult has refused its membership access to its sacred
What religious cult has edited those sacred writings to make them conform
to the views of the leaders of the cult? .
What religious cult regularly practices religious cannibalism? .
What religious cult practices magical rituals to improve its members
status within the group and after death? .
What religious cult enjoins total celibacy upon its membership as the
best way of life? .
What religious cult, while preaching pacifism, has encouraged, and even
started, wars? .
What religious cult has preached hatred of certain ethnic groups? .
What religious cult has placed the female of the species in a subservient
position, blaming her for all the ills of Mankind? .
What religious cult fills its membership full of guilt at being human and
What religious cult has burned books that disagree with its teachings? .
What religious cult has forced its moral, ethical, literary, artistic,
scientific and recreational views on whole nations? .
What religious cult has been documented to have practiced genocide, both
racial and cultural? .
If you answered "Christianity" to each of the above questions, you were
right. Each of the above has been a belief, or a practice, of at least
one and in several cases most Christian sect(s) from within 40 years after
the death of Jesus.
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