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How Cyclist Juliana Buhring Learned to Keep Going After Surviving a Cult and Losing the Love of Her Life

May 14, 2016


How Cyclist Juliana Buhring Learned to Keep Going After Surviving a Cult and Losing the Love of Her Life Glamour By Helen Rumbelow May 13, 2016 The mountains of Praiano, Italy, tumble spectacularly into the Mediterranean Sea. If you look closely on any given day, you might see a tall tattooed woman jogging the 2,000 […]

ReGAIN INC web page being updated and transitioning to new host/LEGION OF CHRIST & REGNUM CHRISTI

November 29, 2014


Dear Friends of ReGAIN, INC, on Thanksgiving Day an old friend of the organization took a hand in solving a problem with our old web host and has been mighty successful. We are waiting for the changes to “populate” so the content of articles, opinions and testimonies can be readily and more efficiently available to […]

Anyone can be taken in by a cult, even nice secular Jews!

September 24, 2014


OPINION Consider This: Religious experience or cult?   Jerusalem Post   By NAOMI RAGEN 09/23/2014 Lichtenstein is passionate about saving those who have been taken in by charlatans in religious garb spouting mystical gobbledygook. Perhaps because we live in the Holy Land, the idea of closeness to our Maker, and adherence to His will, is […]

Human Rights Abuses in Legion of Christ, bona fide Catholic Religious Order of Priests

July 27, 2014


Presentation and International Cultic Studies Association’s Annual Conference, Silver Spring, MD, July 5th, 2014!500&app=PowerPoint&authkey=!AL-a8waSI2Q_zjg

Magnificat Meal Movement, another Catholic cult/hoax

June 27, 2014


Australian woman cons some disillusioned Australian and Irish Catholics… with a combination of devotion to Mary, the Eucharist, etc. From Frank Thorne in Helidon, Australia Posted on January 20, 2009 by dialogueireland From Frank Thorne in Helidon, Australia Pictures by Steve Holland The tiny hamlet of Helidon is appropriately named. It looks like Hell on earth. […]

Former Vicar of Fr. Maciel, Legion of Christ Founder, removed from post

April 16, 2014


  Former vicar of Maciel removed from post Notimex| El Universal 16:10Tuesday 15 April 2014 Mexican Father Marcial Maciel, the controversial founder of the Legion. (Photo: Archive/EL UNIVERSAL ) Luis Garza Medina was once the most powerful member of the Legion after Marcial Maciel The religious congregation of the Legionaries of Christ removed Luis Garza […]

Balanced Article on the Reform of the Legion of Christ Catholic Religious Order

April 9, 2014


Catholic News Agency  has just published a detailed article/commentary by Jean Boudet on the documents emanating from the recent Legion of Christ General Chapter. It can be found here:   This blogger wrote the following after reading the wide-ranging article: I just read the article a moment ago. Mr Boudet appears to go along […]