Whether you call it a religion or cult, organized groups who believe in divine powers have existed for generations. Some go far beyond traditional teachings such as using psychoactive drugs in the search for higher consciousness or taking their own lives.
We’ll travel to the underground with Mike Marinacci as we explore the spiritual sacraments of these outlaw churches.
Dr. Benjamin Zeller pulls back the veil on the group known as Heaven’s Gate and their mass suicide in 1997.
- Psychedelic Cults and Outlaw Churches: LSD, Cannabis, and Spiritual Sacraments in Underground America
- Heaven’s Gate: America’s UFO Religion
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