YouTube: Sect Vs Cult?

I thought I would upload an additional little video to discuss what the difference is between a sect and a cult.  Jehovah’s Witnesses vehemently deny that they are either of these, but what do the objective facts show?  My regular weekly video will be uploaded over the weekend – thank you for watching!

 

Sociology resources:
http://www.sociologyguide.com/morality/sect-and-cult.php
https://www.encyclopedia.com/religion/legal-and-political-magazines/sect

BITE model:
https://freedomofmind.com/bite-model/

10 warning signs of a potentially unsafe group or leader:
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/belief/2009/may/27/cults-definition-religion

Dictionary definition of the word cult:
https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/cult

Related blog posts:
https://evelyndelombre.wordpress.com/2018/02/22/knowledge-thoughtcrime-the-antichrist/
https://evelyndelombre.wordpress.com/2018/03/02/righteous-indignation-mentally-diseased/
https://evelyndelombre.wordpress.com/2018/02/25/give-me-the-child/

JWfacts.com discussion about cults:
http://www.jwfacts.com/watchtower/fear-cult-mind-control.php

Recommended related videos:
Annoni Mowse – The Governing Body – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=At5vaKkfyBw
John Cedars (Lloyd Evans) – The Governing Body: Neither Inspired Nor Infallible? – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRcFffZGJfk
Annoni Mowse – Fear & Jehovah’s Witnesses – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uUCHpEhMe0c

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