Ravi Zacharias, General Editor, adds his expertise to this updated and definitive reference volume on the cults. Twenty-five percent new material has been added.
Invaluable for counter-cult ministries, the book evaluates the major cults’ histories and beliefs, showing how each one teaching contrasts with true biblical theology. This is a readable and reliable reference that has been a major part of Christian ministry for almost 40 years!
Among the cults and religions included are: Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormonism, New Age Cults, the Unification Church, Baha’i Faith, Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, and more.
About the Authors
Dr. Walter Martin held four degrees, including a doctorate from California Coast University in the field of Comparative Religions. Dr. Martin was the founder and director of the Christian Research Institute. He received the Gold Medallion Book Award for The Kingdom of the Cults.
Ravi Zacharias, General Editor, is president of Ravi Zacharias Ministries, a respected speaker, and author of many books.
Jill Martin Rische and Kevin Rische, Dr. Martin's daughter and son-in-law, served as managing editors for this revision. The Risches founded Walter Martin Ministries (www.waltermartin.com) and are the producers of Essential Christianity, a nationwide radio program featuring Dr. Martin.
The Kingdom of the Cults by Walter Martin; General Editor--Ravi Zacharias