Topic / Cults

From cult member to apatheist

Where do I start narrating my God apathy? My teenage years, or from way back to my childhood? My childhood it is! I was raised in a family of Grail Message adherents. It’s very unlikely you’ve heard of them as the Grail Message is not a popular religious movement. The Grail Message was written by […]

Mad monk who disrupted church services avoids jail

Brother Damon Kelly, above, a member of a bizarre Catholic cult known as the Black Hermits, was warned that he would be jailed if he ever repeated his compulsive threatening and abusive behaviour. The warning, according to this report, came from Sheriff Thomas Ward who heard that Kelly barged his way into an Argyllshire church service […]

Theroux’s Scientology movie won’t be screened in Ireland

Back in October 2015, Louis Theroux’s film, My Scientology Movie, was shown at the London Film Festival back in October 2015, where it received extensive praise from critics and audiences.  The Telegraph critic Tim Robey wrote: It’s no hard-hitting exposé, but Louis Theroux’s attempt to get under Scientology’s skin is a giddy, Pythonesque delight. He […]

Jehovah’s Witnesses vandalise ancient Mexican heritage site

An indigenous archaeological heritage site in central eastern Mexico has reportedly been vandalised by Jehovah’s Witnesses. According to this report, cult members targeted the site in an act of apparent religious intolerance, claiming the traditional rituals practiced at the ancient ceremonial place were “not Christian”. The attack on the more than 7,000 year-old Makonikha sanctuary […]

Homosexuality: Exclusive Brethren exposed as liars

The Exclusive Brethren Church in Australia has denied that it is ‘resolutely anti-gay’, even though it mistreats its gay members, and has launched numerous political campaigns against the rights of LGBT people starting over a decade ago. According to The Canberra Times, reports have surfaced that the cash-rich separatist religious cult, which donates secretly to […]

New website exposes dangers of a ‘faith-based’ education

Launched earlier this month, Faith Schoolers Anonymous sets out to to document the experiences of pupils were exposed to indoctrination and fed hateful propaganda in schools with a religious ethos. According to this British Humanist Society (BHA) report, Faith Schoolers Anonymous was launched as a new service for pupil whistle-blowers, where bloggers from a range […]

Ex-Jehovah’s Witness ‘fixes’ the cult’s vile anti-gay video

The latest in a series of creepy Jehovah’s Witness videos, aimed primarily at children, attacks same-sex parenting – but it’s been comprehensively buggered up by a joker who turned the despicable message on its head. The video, below, fixed by “Trixie Firecarcker TV” – a former member of the cult – describes loving gay parents […]

Real Water®, a Scientologist and very Catholic lawsuit

Scientologist Brent A Jones, above centre, who serves as a Republican member of the Nevada Assembly, has a nice little scam going on the side, selling Real Water® to gullible fools. But his Las Vegas company, Real Alkalized Water, is getting some unwelcome attention, thanks to a lawsuit filed by one Grecia Echevarria-Hernandez. According to this […]

Scientology head threatens lawsuit over his father’s book

Lawyers acting for the Church of Scientology’s  head honcho David Miscavige’s have threatened to file a lawsuit against Miscavige’s father Ron, who has written a ‘tell all’ book about the cult. According to this report, London-based publisher Silvertail Books has received a letter from Johnsons Solicitors, a law firm that specialises in high-profile defamation cases. The threat […]

JW chef tells customer: ‘Thou shalt not have black pudding’

Lunacy reached new heights when a chef working for Sainsbury’s refused to serve a customer with black pudding in the store’s café. According to this report, Alan MacKay has received an apology from the supermarket giant which confirmed that the chef, employed at its Nottingham café, was a Jehovah’s Witness who would not serve black […]