show episodes
 
Let's Talk About Sects is an award-winning monthly podcast focusing on a different cult each episode. Sarah takes a storytelling, deep dive approach, looking at the history of a sect's leaders, the recruitment of members, their experiences, psychological aspects, and notable incidents during its existence. You can support us on Patreon, with a one-off donation, and on Pozible. “A fascinating and well-researched look into cults and the charismatic leaders behind them.” Peter Wells, The Sydney ...
 
Mystery. Manipulation. Murder. Cults are associated with all of these. But what really goes on inside a cult? More specifically, what goes on inside the minds of people who join cults and leaders who start them? Every Tuesday, Greg and Vanessa (co-hosts of the podcast Serial Killers) explore the history and psychology behind the most notorious cults. Cults is part of the Parcast Network and is a Cutler Media production.
 
Welcome to Sects Ed, a podcast that carefully explores and shares the history of unorthodox faiths. Whether it be cults, heresies, or new religious movements, Sects Ed is dedicated to understanding the beliefs of peripheral faiths and teaching you both how the world viewed them and how they viewed themselves. Thank you for joining us as we analyze religious groups outside the mainstream whose histories are often overlooked. We post new episodes bi-weekly on Tuesdays.
 
From outsiders like a Westboro Baptist Church defector and a female Mormon psychopath to such thought leaders as scholar James Lindsay and feminist Helen Lewis, BBC journalist Andrew Gold takes us away from our comfort zone and into the worlds of people on the edge. New episodes every Monday - with trailers on his Twitter page: @andrewgold_ok (https://twitter.com/AndrewGold_ok) and Instagram page: @andrewgold_ok (https://www.instagram.com/andrewgold_ok/) . With an open mind and a wry sense o ...
 
Brittany Venti resurrects the psychic Mystia so she can explore the vast unknown of the paranormal. Each week she brings on a guest to delve deeper into unexplained mysteries, psychic phenomena, and the occasional cryptid or two. Sit back and get cozy because you're in for a wild night of high IQ conversation and slightly insane co-hosts. Warning: Topics discussed in this program are not intended for those predisposed to mental disabilities and those prone to hallucinations. Also, everything ...
 
BreakUp Sects is a podcast discussing the different types of breakups we go through in our lives from romantic to friendly to professional and everything in between. Join hosts Katie, Hannah and Rachel as they talk about every kind of loss and the things we learn from them.
 
Born in China in 1918, Venerable Master Shen Kai devoted his life to carrying out his compassionate vows of bringing us wisdom of the Buddha's teachings. He tirelessly travelled internationally answering requests for Dharma talks, wrote many books on Buddhist practice, and founded Jen Chen Buddhism centres, foundations and publishing houses in many countries. But the Venerable never sought fame or gain. He was a simple monk whose ways struck a powerful chord with people. He explained the pro ...
 
"Everything Is Going To Be All Right..." That's what Lieutenant Terry Metcalfe keeps telling his friends and co-workers. A hero to the public, just months ago he successfully prevented the veritable destruction of human civilization at the hands of terrorists from the warlike Qraitian Empire. But Metcalfe has changed, grown unhappy with his role as an officer in the Confederate Navy. Distancing himself from his friends, he's decided to join a religious sect which believes it's literally foun ...
 
I've decided to start a podcast and YouTube channel for reading aloud texts from and about the history of socialism, short and long form, and some of my own reflections on occasion. I'm not sure there's much of an audience for this, but I'm going to try some different things and see if anything works. I might try to do some basic introductions to various topics, but that will take a lot of work and I don't have much time to spare right now. Reading ready to hand material is a much easier pla ...
 
DARK SISTERS is a new American opera, with music by Nico Muhly and libretto by Stephen Karam. Co-commissioned and Co-produced by Gotham Chamber Opera, Music-Theatre Group and Opera Company of Philadelphia. DARK SISTERS is a suspenseful, emotional, and lyrical depiction of one woman's struggle with life and faith and the universal dilemma of whether to stay or leave.The opera opens a window into the lives of Eliza and her sister wives, members of the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints ...
 
Bhante Henepola Gunaratana is the founding abbot of the Bhavana Society. Born in rural Sri Lanka, he has been a monk since age 12 and took full ordination at age 20 in 1947. He came to the United States in 1968. “Bhante G” (as he is fondly called by his students) has written a number of books, including the now-classic meditation manual Mindfulness In Plain English and its companion Eight Mindful Steps to Happiness. Bhante G regularly leads retreats on vipassana, mindfulness, metta (Loving-f ...
 
As a young child growing up in Tibet, Anam Thubten was intent on entering the monastery, where for much of his childhood and young adult life he received the benefit of extensive academic and spiritual training from several teachers in the Nyingma branch of Tibetan Buddhism. He conveys the Dharma with the blessing of teachers Khenpo Chopel, Lama Garwang and others gone before in a lineage of wisdom holders and enlightened masters. During his formative years in Tibet he also developed a speci ...
 
Aurelius Ambrosius was a fourth century cleric who rose to become the Archbishop of Milan in 374 AD. His father was a powerful Roman general and the prefect of Gaul. His brother and sister were also consecrated as saints by the Catholic Church. As an infant, a swarm of bees settled over his face and flew away without harming the baby, but left behind a drop of honey and this was seen as a sign of his future eloquence and bees are often painted in his portraits as his symbols. Ambrosius (or A ...
 
Formula of Concord (1577) is an authoritative Lutheran statement of faith (called a confession, creed, or "symbol") that, in its two parts (Epitome and Solid Declaration), makes up the final section of the Lutheran Corpus Doctrinae or Body of Doctrine, known as the Book of Concord. The Solid Declaration [is] a detailed exposition [of the Formula's twelve articles]. (Introduction by Wikipedia)
 
Gabriel Gregorio Fernando José María García y Moreno y Morán de Buitrón (1821–1875) was an Ecuadorian politician who twice served as President of Ecuador (1859-1865 and 1869-1875) and was assassinated during his second term, after being elected to a third term. He is noted for his conservatism, Catholic religious perspective and rivalry with liberal strongman Eloy Alfaro. Under his administration, Ecuador became a leader in science and higher education within Latin America. In addition to th ...
 
Andrew Nathenson and a special guest discuss Blood on the Clocktower, a social deduction/hidden role game by the Pandemonium Institute. Each episode revolves around a specific character from the game, discussed in three parts: playing as the character, bluffing as though you are the character, and running the character in a game as the Storyteller. Episodes are released every other Monday at 10 am PT! This podcast is made by Andrew Nathenson, who is a fan of Blood on the Clocktower, but not ...
 
Dubbed the “most popular Western of all times” Zane Grey's Riders of the Purple Sage was the benchmark by which every other novel in the “Western” genre came to be judged. It portrays the archetypal lone gun slinger, out to wreak revenge for past wrongs who falls foul of the rich and powerful and finally rides away into the sunset, having rid the town of poisonous villains! Riders of the Purple Sage is set in 1871, in a remote part of Utah. It opens with the young and lovely Jane Withersteen ...
 
Strauss was an early pioneer in the ongoing 'Quest of the Historical Jesus' movement, and his Life of Jesus is one of the few landmarks in the field. The first edition of Strauss' book was published in Germany in 1835, when he was only 27 years old. He focused his attention on battling two theological fronts which were current at the time - the biblical Literalists who believed the miracles in the Gospels were to be taken as literal history, and the Rationalists, who believed that the Gospel ...
 
Mohamed Mansoor Madani received his B.A. from the College of Hadith and Islamic Sciences, Islamic University of Madinah. He served as a Daee at Islamic Cultural Centre, Dammam for 7 years. He has given talks in various places in the Gulf and in Sri Lanka.He is presently the Deputy Principal at the Mahathussunna Annabaviyya Arabic College, Kattankudy, Sri Lanka. He is also in charge for the Dawah Division of Lajnathus Sunna Annabaviyya, Kattankudy and a member of the Executive Committee membe ...
 
A true desi and a proud Mumbai girl, 5 years ago I moved out of home and have been going from one country to another and have changed more houses and cities than I can remember. This is a podcast about life abroad, trying to make sense out of different cultural norms and a whole new way of living. My confusions and the stories that arise from this chaos while I try to hold on to my culture, identity and life as I know it...
 
The writings of J. B. Bury, on subjects ranging from ancient Greece to the 19th-century papacy, are at once scholarly and accessible to the layman. This work covers the period from the beginning of the Roman Empire until Gibbon begins; from Augustus through Marcus Aurelius and the Antoinine Emporers. (Summary by kmerline)
 
Loading …
show series
 
BASS FORWARD THE REVOLUTION CAST #8 - Shadow Sect This month's episode is bringing uncompromised dark drum and bass in your ears – we proudly present „Shadow Sect“! „Shadow Sect“ is a producer and DJ duo based in Italy, focussing on neurofunk and hard drum and bass. Coming from different musical backgrounds, they joined their forces to create a uni…
 
Andrew and special (possibly evil) guests Kendra and Official Storyteller Ben Finney discuss the Evil Twin, a Minion from the Sects and Violets edition of Blood on the Clocktower. The Evil Twin's ability is: "You & an opposing player know each other. If the good player is executed, evil wins. Good can't win if you both live." Each episode of the Cu…
 
In this episode, we finish chapter 4 - Intentions. There is great power in setting intentions. You can use intention setting as a tool of creation. When you set your intentions prior to any activity, you streamline the creation process. This allows you to focus on what you prefer. Your intentions may be general in nature or more specific. In this c…
 
As he was about to turn 17, Remy Attig was keen to get away from his parents’ fracturing marriage, and ready for something to give his life purpose. The Master’s Commission program seemed like just the thing to set him up for a life of travel and spreading the word of God. Instead, it ran him ragged, instilled fear, built on his internalised homoph…
 
The church of Eat My Shorts convenes again to cover a hallowed Simpsons classic. Irvin & Nacho discuss Springfield falling under the spell of The Leader, it's a cult-heavy episode! We also talk about Rage Against the Machine, receiving strange correspondence in the mail, Sinclair Media(check out the video we talk about on YouTube here), & Jerkass H…
 
Dracula wasn’t the only frightful fiction conjured by Irish author Bram Stoker… In this retelling of “The Judge’s House,” a Cambridge student is overcome with curiosity — then dread — as he faces an evil man’s terrifying legacy. Listen to Part 1 right here, then search “Haunted Places: Ghost Stories” to hear Part 2, when the Judge himself comes cal…
 
The fifth installment in a series in which I read Julius Braunthal's 1961 book, History of the International, 1864-1914. In this episode, I read chapters seven, "The Society of Fraternal Democrats", and eight, "The International Association", on the relation between the socialist movement and the international struggle for democracy before, during,…
 
Described as “hypnotic” and “disarming,” George Feigley used his silver tongue to convince countless people that he was a scholar and religious figurehead. In 1976, he was charged with statutory rape and imprisoned — but it was far from the end of his cultish offenses. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
The fourth installment in a series in which I read Julius Braunthal's 1961 book, History of the International, 1864-1914. In this episode, I read chapter six, "The Communist League", covering the history of the infamous organization for which Marx and Engels authored "The Manifesto of the Communist Party."If you've enjoyed this recording, please co…
 
Joshua Baker is simply one of the most impressive journalists out there working today. -- Join me on Discord Chat Room, free and you don't need to sign up, just follow this link at 8pm GMT on Thursday 25th Feb 2021: https://discord.gg/RWH7fs6ygb -- You may know him for his current podcast series with the BBC, I’m Not a Monster, or his related docum…
 
Episode 291 features an interview with T. Susan Chang about some of the parallels between astrology and tarot cards as forms of divination. Susan is a professional tarot card reader, and the purpose of this discussion was to explore some of the ways that astrology is similar to tarot as a form of divination, versus […]…
 
Hello 2021! I speak to local lefty YouTuber Yeah, Nah about the recent spate of visits upon the workplaces & homes of Facebook randoms and grandpas by some MMA morons from Albury. * Yeah Nah's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLCvRt114tkqAwWSqi2Y6Bw * Support me: https://patreon.com/tomtanuki…
 
Justin Brooks is the co-founder of the California Innocence Project, which is a non-profit that is part of the California Western School of Law in San Diego. Catch me (plus maybe Justin) on Discord on Thursday 11th Feb at 8pm GMT (Noon in California). Here's the link: https://discord.gg/RWH7fs6ygb Justin Links: http://twitter.com/justinobrooks http…
 
It's that time of year folks! Love is in the air... hearts be a pumpin'... Zone of Truth be a castin' and matches be a makin'! Join us as we attempt to bring the lonely hearts of Aria together! Mystery Match Maker is brought to you by Garzflap Shows Incorporated. Special Guest Appearances by: Alex Wright, Amy Garrod, David Hughes, Craig Millward an…
 
In this episode, we begin chapter 4 - Intentions. Prior to your birth, you set intentions. Most of those were general in nature. You intended to express your love to yourself, all others and the conditions. You intended to experience true freedom and abundance and to expand in joy. You also set more specific intentions for what you wanted to explor…
 
The third installment in a series in which I read Julius Braunthal's 1961 book, History of the International, 1864-1914. In this episode, I finish chapter four, "The Conspiracy of the Equals", picking up where we left off with Babeuf's attempt to save the French Revolution from self-destruction, and read chapter five, "The Counter-Revolutionary Int…
 
Andrew and special guest Evin Donohoe discuss the Vigormortis (plural: Vigormortii), a Demon from the Sects and Violets edition of Blood on the Clocktower. The Vigormortis' ability is: "Each night*, choose a player: they die. Minions you kill keep their ability & poison 1 Townsfolk neighbor. [-1 Outsider]" Each episode of the Cult of the Clocktower…
 
OK this was absolutely brilliant! I love all these podcasts, but this one.. wow! So Mary is a champion Muay Thai fighter. Late last year she won the title fight.. the champion of the America's in her weight. I am so overawed and interested in that. We talk about what it means to fight and dedicate your life to fighting. We also talk about the impor…
 
Nikole Mitchell recently made headlines around the world, when she went from being a Baptist pastor to an OnlyFans stripper, often posing nude for her paying subscribers for photos and also helping them with life coaching. Today, she talks to me about what it was like growing up in a religious Southern Baptist community, how she spent many frustrat…
 
In episode 290 astrologer Ronnie Gale Dreyer joins the show to talk about the early history and meanings of the nodes in astrology, both in the western and Indian astrological traditions. As discussed in episode 127, in the late 20th and early 21st century the nodes came to be associated with one’s past and future […]…
 
Erin Werley is a channel and has published an amazing book titled - One Truth, One Law: I Am, I Create. We had an amazing conversation about the Laws of the Universe and spiritual growth. She shared her amazing story of pushing past fear to eventually realize a moment of Oneness. Please Subscribe to this podcast and leave a review. Please share it …
 
Steven Hill started Struggletown Records in 2011 and has released records for a number of bands from his city of Glasgow as well as for bands from around the world such as Shook Ones, Into It. Over It and Death Is Not Glamourous. He'd stopped the label for a few years, but as soon as I saw he was starting it back up I knew I wanted to get him on th…
 
The second installment in a series in which I read Julius Braunthal's 1961 book, History of the International, 1864-1914. In this episode, I read chapter three, "The Corresponding Society", about the first independent working class political movement in history, and the beginning of chapter four, "The Conspiracy of the Equals", concerning the rise …
 
Nimko Ali is on the show today to talk about Female Genital Mutilation or FGM. I planned this episode to appear now, as I saw it’s International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation on February 6th, and it’s something I wanted learn about. I’d often heard about FGM but didn’t actually know all that much about it. Was it a religious c…
 
Tonight was amazing! Emmy award-winning and prolific filmmaker Lionel Friedberg joins Brittany Venti tonight to discuss his youth in southern Africa under the apartheid and how supernatural events lead him on a long journey of adventures and mysticism. Lionel and Brittany had an amazing interview for the final episode of season 1 of Paranormality. …
 
In episode 289 astrologers Kelly Surtees, Austin Coppock, and Chris Brennan look at the astrological forecast for February of 2021. February features the first of three exact Saturn-Uranus squares this year, plus a stellium of planets in Aquarius, and a Mercury retrograde in Aquarius. We spend the first 30-40 minutes giving an overview of some […]…
 
In this episode, we continue Chapter 3 - Manifestation Events. When an event happens in our life, we will judge it. That judgment is created from our beliefs. The event is neither good or bad, it's neutral. If we think the event is bad, it's due to fear which has been triggered by a limiting belief. The event points out that limiting belief. If we …
 
BASS FORWARD THE REVOLUTION CAST #7 – Bons For the first episode of this year, we are happy to welcome Novi Sad based DJ and producer „Bons“. After discovering the realms of drum & bass through his older brother in 2005, his love for the harder sounds of this genre grew more and more and resulted in his first experiences as a DJ in 2011. Even if Bo…
 
Andrew and special guest Jack discuss the Flowergirl, a Townsfolk from the Sects and Violets edition of Blood on the Clocktower. The Flowergirl's ability is: "Each night*, you learn if the Demon voted today." Each episode of the Cult of the Clocktower is about a different character from the game Blood on the Clocktower by the Pandemonium Institute.…
 
Today we begin Chapter 3 - Manifestation Events. A Manifestation Event occurs whenever you feel emotion. It could be positive of negative. An event where a negative emotion is felt points to a limiting belief. If you can discover the limiting belief and then process it, the manifestation event was helpful. Therefore, all manifestation events are be…
 
Today’s guest is quite possibly the most bad-ass, to borrow an American expression and pronunciation, person I’ve had on the podcast. Professor Sue Black is a distinguished forensic anthropologist and dame from Inverness, Scotland. She’ll explain exactly what that is, but she is the President of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain …
 
Episode 287 features a lecture by Chris Brennan on the concept of reception in traditional astrology, and how it can be used as a powerful mitigating factor in birth chart interpretation. Broadly speaking, reception occurs when one planet is placed in a sign ruled by another planet, and the ruler of the sign aspects the […]…
 
Before season 4 of this podcast officially began, Irvin & Nacho took a blood oath to only cover classic episodes of The Simpsons this year. No funny business! Mr. Burns runs for governor of Springfield's state & ropes The Simpson family into his evil pageantry in this politics packed show. We also debut a new fantasy cabinet draft bit, where we're …
 
The Law of Attraction Book Club continues as we dive into Joshua's first book - A Perception of Reality. Chapter 2 is all about feelings, emotions and thoughts. This will change your idea of where thoughts come from, what your emotions are telling you, and the creative power of your feelings. I read these two sections and then the roundtable gang j…
 
Lindy Jacomb was born into the Exclusive Brethren in Auckland, New Zealand, and was told there was no longer a place for her there in 2008. Her family cut off all communication with her and she was forced to start a new life at the age of 20, without any of the people she knew and loved. Guests: Lindy Jacomb and Michael Bachelard Full research sour…
 
Lindy Jacomb was born into the Exclusive Brethren in Auckland, New Zealand, and was told there was no longer a place for her there in 2008. Her family cut off all communication with her and she was forced to start a new life at the age of 20, without any of the people she knew and loved. Guests: Lindy Jacomb and Michael Bachelard Full research sour…
 
In 1947, a 31-year-old sign painter experienced a supernatural event that left him convinced he was the newly anointed savior of the world. Allen Michael spent the following decades creating a political party, compiling a gospel, and doing the will of the all-powerful “Galactic Logos.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
Hello, and welcome to an episode of On the Edge with Andrew Gold with today’s guest, award-winning science author and TV presenter Dr. Stuart Farrimond, who’ll be talking about how to live the perfect day, from your sleep and your coffee in the morning, to your work habits and commutes, and your exercise and evening routine. Stuart Links Buy the Sc…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login