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Response to ohheckyeah (Reply #37)

Wed May 16, 2012, 05:20 AM

44. Not much, really

The whole idea of what makes a cult a cult and more specifically what drives anti-cult movements was really borne out of Christians who wanted to stamp out what they saw as heresy.

If you look at how they define a cult, you really find the same elements in most religions to one degree or another. However, there is no denying that some cults are most certainly dangerous and there are plenty of examples of this. I think it's much more important to figure out if the LDS flavor of Mormonism is a dangerous cult. I believe it is. The state of Utah was founded as a theocracy and still is. As far as I'm concerned, this is about as dangerous as it gets.

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