Their way is the only way to god, heaven, or salvation.
“If anyone says their way is the only way, or it will be the end of the world, it is definitely 100% a cult or a scam”
 Some version of imminent Doomsday coming or god’s punishment.
“No imminent doomsday end of the world prediction in history has ever come true because you are still reading this.”
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 Income tithe – a percentage of one’s income, donations, property ‘surrendered’ to the cult institution as a sign of faith, devotion of
 Impossible beliefs about the guaranteed promised reward in their Promised Land, Heaven on Earth, Paradise, or in The Afterlife.
 Blind devotion to their Founder or Supreme Leader as a demi-god, or god representative on Earth.
 General acceptable concepts mixed with more weird beliefs about god, extreme doctrines and practices.
 Ultra strict controlling discipline: weekly or daily classes, cult activities, religious center chores, no or little TV or entertainment, weird sleeping patterns,
 Mind control and brainwashing methods, group-peer pressure to conform.
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 Weird diet and adamant food beliefs.
 Cult family members are their new and only family.
 Isolation from own families and friends.
 Heavy pressure to recruit of new members.
 Apostate, dissident, rebel or non-confirmist ostracization and harassment.
 Deception of unknowing famous celebrities and public figures endorsing the cult – without knowing the damaging cult practices.
 Cover-up of scandals with seemingly honest charity and NGO activities – to appear legitimate and legal.
 Weird extremist beliefs and practices in sex, or marriage (e.g. mass weddings).
 Cult uniform and religious jewelry, pendants, status badge, rings.
 When a human being is practically adorned and worshiped as near perfect and as a God or Godman.
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Written by: Robren
Published: 22nd April 2021.
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