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Originally posted by pieman
cults rely on personality manipulation to control their followers, this manipulation relies in turn on the victims ignorance to the manipulation, the mass of attention focused on cults means people are more aware of the danger and this has led to a demise in a cults ability to attract recruits.
Originally posted by screamo
Hey moocowman, could you elaborate on your theory, kinda show that you aren't just letting your knowledge get clouded by your crooked and cracked opinion?
As it seems to me, wouldn't aethism be more of a cult than Christianity, the biggest trick pulled is the illusion that there is no god
Originally posted by StopComplaining
I resold the book on the very same website, I mentioned all the above facts. I sold the book for $50. Many people defended ACIM, talking a load of anti-ego psycho bable. (WTF is wrong with the ego?everyone needs one right?). A few admitted they were following ACIM but in light of the new info had decided to quit.