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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Theosophists believe that society __________________________.
2. Spiritists believe ____________________________________________-.
3. The founder of Scientology had been ____________________________.
4. As a result of the new vocabulary, __________________________________________.
5. Zen Buddhism is dervied from ___________________________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the basic view of the Theosophist?
2. What are the major components of Martin's plan?
3. Why is the Church of the New Jerusalem influential in church circles?
4. Who is the Other Jesus?
5. How should the Church deal with cults?
6. Is Seventh Day Adventism a cult or a legitimate denomination?
7. How does the Worldwide Church of God reach people around the world?
8. What was the Miracle Wheat fraud?
9. How do Zen Buddhists differ from Buddhists regarding the achievement of Nirvana?
10. What happened to the founder of the Baha'i World Faith?
Essay Topic 1
What would be the purpose and the value of a conference on cults? What could be gained by such a conference?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the value of mail order religion. Is religion conducted through the mail and media providing the same kind of experience as religion with a formal meeting place?
Essay Topic 3
Explain the belief of each of the cults presented in the book regarding the Holy Spirit.
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