Shocking, but TRUE!!
After a rare warlike statement by Carter during the outbreak of the Soviet's invasion of Afghanistan - threatening to defend Persian Gulf oil fields with nuclear weapons, if necessary - Lee Yü -chieh, then 80 years old, prayed night and day, pleading for God to avert this supposed immanent calamity. On Dec 21, 1980, he received a revelation and permission for the “reappearance” of the T'ienti Teachings. His faith focused on the prevention of nuclear war and the reunification of Taiwan and the Chinese Mainland.
We all know about Christianity, Judaism, Islam and even Buddhism. But those aren't the only religions in the world, by far. There are many others that have captured the imagination and devotion of many across the globe. some that are small, secretive and even mysterious.
"Secret Religions and Obscure Faiths" is a fascinating look at just a few of those strange, obscure and even secretive religions that our editor has come across in the past few decades.
This eBook contains ORIGINAL RESEARCH you will NOT find on the Internet.
You might be amazed at the diversity and colorful nature of some of these incredibly obscure religions, and you might also be inspired to seek out some "secret religions" in your own neighborhood.
You will read about:
The religion that believes Jesus Christ has returned to Earth - as a Chinese woman in her 30s!
A Japanese "New Religion" that teaches its followers that "Life is Art" and celebrates life with an anual fireworks show that draws thousands of onlookers.
Three modern "Mystery Religions" that take their cues from the Ancients.
The religion that wants to bring back the Old Gods and Goddesses of the Ancient World - but with new names.
The humble German religious leader who spent a lifetime in jail but didn't want his followers to glorify him.
The faith that reveres a cup they believe to be the Holy Grail
80 pages in length (.pdf format) with a full introduction.
Available in .pdf and mobipocket formats
Check it out at http://www.abbottepub.com/secretreligions.html