The authoritative reference work on major cult systems for nearly forty years. Working closely together, Ravi Zacharias and Managing Editors Jill and Kevin. The Kingdom of the Cults, Revised and Updated Edition. by: Walter Martin, Ravi Zacharias. Format: Hardcover. ISBN: ; Dimensions: x The authoritative reference work on major cult systems for nearly forty years. Working closely together, Ravi Zacharias and Managing Editors.
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This ot the book of books to go to to aid you in understanding what they believe, why cultz believe it, and gives Bible verses to show where they are erring so you can lovingly bring them to Good News of Jesus Christ aiding them in seeing there is nothing to grab onto in their false religion.
Jun 20, Bert Klimas rated it did not like it. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. The authoritative reference work on major cult systems for nearly forty years. I haven’t read the whole book, but have used it to base my own research on various cults on previously Mormonism and now Jehovah’s Witnesses.
Feb 04, Beth Kakuma-Depew rated it it was ok Shelves: Who better to learn about someones faith than from someone who has practiced it their whole life. The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. From my point of view, this book is well researched and has both interesting historical material as well as making a painstaking effort to show how the beliefs put forth by the cults differ from orthodox Christian beliefs. Aug 18, Josh Crews rated it liked it.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Among cults and religions included are: May 09, Timothy Bandi rated it it was amazing. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The fact that there could be such polar opposit I was hoping for a readable analysis and insight into different world religions. The beliefs of other world religions such as Islam and Buddhism are also discussed.
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Reading about the zachariias world one gets the same sense from those who defended the Pagan cults and condemned the Christians who were springing up in their midst. The book is painfully evangelical and conservative – if those presuppositions bug you, don’t bother with this because this books based upon them, and proud of them. Martin doesn’t give opinions or hearsay in his treatment of cults, instead opting to quote heavily from the cults own publications to show what they really teach.
I rate the book highly however because it still is a pretty good primer on aberrant and heretical sects and cults. My experience, however, culys similar to sleeping through a sermon full of fire and brimstone.
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Return to Book Page. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item If you want a historical, philosophical and theological overview of religious zadharias which don’t fit into the dominant religions, this is your dude.
If the author can’t recognize the Christlike efforts of a people serving the poor such as this, then I have no hope for the rest of the book.
Zacahrias as a resource, it works really well to give you a good overview This may be the most kihgdom thing I have ever written.
I used to own this book. The Kingdom of the Cultsfirst published inis a reference book of the Christian countercult movement in the United Stateswritten by Baptist minister and counter-cultist Walter Ralston Martin.
Salt Lake City, Utah. Account Options Sign in. Nov 09, Charlotte B rated it it was amazing Shelves: Among cults and religions inc The authoritative reference work on major cult systems for nearly forty years. Wars are fought over this kind of mentality.
This book appears thorough and very well researched.
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I don’t recommend buying this book, but it’s worth flipping through at your local library. I was 39 before I decided to dig deep into their past. Aug 22, Donald Ball rated it did not like it. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
The next t As a Catholic, I found all the scripture quoting extraneous. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Spiritism–The Cult of Antiquity 8. I tried reallyreally hard. This book will continue as a crucial tool in countercult ministry and ravo evangelism for years to come.
Once I got this book out of the library, and began looking through it, I realised that I’d done the same thing when I was doing my Theology degree. Lists with This Book. The specific zachadias or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.
Martin have updated and augmented the work with new material. Your rating has been recorded. The kingdom of the cults Author: AS a result I probably knew more about cults than I did about Christianity and it’s variants. Of course, I wasn’t very old when I was old enough to know that the theology in Stryper’s lyrics wasn’t much to brag about either. Not only was the ccults aggressively against any religion not his own, but he presented arguments that would make any intelligent person cringe.
Mar 18, Jon rated it did not like it Shelves: Scaling the Language Barrier 3.