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Originally posted by UmbraSumus
This form of `healing` is one thing but the whole `talking in tongues` caper is rather unnerving don`t you think Maria ?
Originally posted by halfoldman
In fairness, as far as entrance is concerned he charged R50 in Cape Town, when cheap seats for international rock acts cost R250. OK, we didn't get the big choirs and extras and were more of a footnote on his itinary.
Of course it's an open question how much he makes on "love gifts" and merchandise. I've heard of people dropping their gold chains and rings into the collection containers.
Originally posted by Titen-Sxull
reply to post by halfoldman
I think the phrase false prophet is a bit redundant, as no prophet to my knowledge has ever been genuine or honest.
There is something sinisterly persuasive about preachers, not sure if its the oratory style, the fear tactics, the crowd mentality or a combination of elements but somehow they manage to convince people.
I just don't know how they sleep at night, unless they are so delusional as to convince themselves they're legitimate.