In England, this case is second only to Jack
the Ripper in its sensational notoriety.
Joining us on Saturday, November 19 to guide us through an examination of NRM's will be Father John Saliba, professor of religious studies at the University of Detroit Mercy and author of Understanding New Religious Movements.
was a recent participant in a three-year Vatican study of NRMs.
book is a multi-dimensional analysis through the lenses of history, psychology, sociology, law, theology, and counseling, beginning with the 11th-century Cathars (who were violently exterminated in the first intra-Christian/governmental crusade) and concluding with the Branch Davidians.