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    By: Dave Hunt; ©1991 What is the New Age Movement? Does the Bible specifically warn against many of the beliefs and practices of the New Age Movement? New Age Occultism and the ChristianWhat is New Age Occultism? Turn to Matthew 24, if you have your Bibles and care to turn there. It’s very familiar Scriptures […]

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    From the All-Seeing Eye to Baphomet By: Carl Teichrib An eye-opening look at some of the symbols often associated with the New Age movement. From Crescents to Crosses By: Carl Teichrib The Christian cross has traditionally been symbolic of Jesus Christ’s death, but in the world of occultism it has other meanings. Carl Teichrib explains […]

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    Poltergeists – An Evaluation of a Demonic Phenomenon – Part 1 By: Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon Halloween is over, but the interest in poltergeists and other supernatural phenomena lingers. How should we understand poltergeist experiences? Poltergeists – An Evaluation of a Demonic Phenomenon – Part 2 By: Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon […]

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    By: Dave Hunt; ©2001 Are native religions really better? Dave Hunt explains why one needs to approach native religious practices with caution and discernment. Contents 1 A Question of Morals 2 A Fashionable Blindness 3 A Plea for Honest Evaluation 4 Notes A Question of Morals (From Occult Invasion, Harvest House, 1998) The picture being […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon; ©2005 Possession is another hallmark of what Eastern practices can offer sincere Western seekers. IN this article, the Western Hindu sect of Da (Bubba) Free John and the Dawn Horse Community provides an example of deliberately cultivated possession for purposes of supposed spiritual enlightenment. What Eastern Gurus Say […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon; ©2005 Among Eastern gurus as a whole, occult practices are widely accepted. Typically, they include not only various forms of spiritism but also astrology, magic, sorcery, necromancy, development of psychic abilities, shamanistic practices, and the transferal of occult power in initiation (shaktipat diksha). But, even with this broad […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon; ©2005 Death magic has a long tradition where occultists attempt to command spirits to kill other people. One expert observes that persecution and defense magic are “among the most common forms of magic.” But even dabbling on the “innocent fringes” of occultism may carry a heavy price tag, […]

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    By: Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon; ©2005 Suicide seems to be a recurring theme in the world of the occult, especially in the case of those who attempt to leave their former practices. Suicide, Murder, and Death in the Occult Nine associates of channeler Terri Hoffman have committed suicide or died in accidents since […]

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    Spirit Communication and Possession – Part 1 By: Dave Hunt The attempt to communicate with spirits of the dead is absolutely forbidden by God. Nevertheless, it has been practiced in all cultures since the beginning of time. Dave Hunt explains the problems that this causes. Spirit Communication and Possession – Part 2 By: Dave Hunt […]

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  • By: Dr. John Weldon; ©

    By: Dr. John Ankerberg, Dr. John Weldon; ©2005 Most mental illness stems from causes other than the occult. “It is, however, often difficult to separate the two areas and to say whether a particular problem is spiritual or medical.” If even committed Christian psychiatrists can have a hard time distinguishing mental illness from occult bondage, […]

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