Posts tagged "religious cults"

Back at the Camp

20 December 2005 Meanwhile, Pat Robertson is still stuck on last year’s contradictory argument: deriding the beliefs of scientists as “religious” — or “cultishly religious,” in Robertson’s words — and therefore not things to be taken seriously, while simultaneously demanding respect for the views of the conventionally devout.

To Kill a Megachurch?

05 December 2005 An intriguing story from The Guardian about an mission-minded evangelical megachurch from Nigeria settling among the “whitest people” of Floyd, Texas — until recently, an enclave of the Ku Klux Klan — to build their church headquarters, complete with a combination amphitheatre/waterpark/artificial lake that’s led some to call it a budding Christian...