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 Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters

Saturday March 19, 2011
RNB's Religion News BlogRoberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
God Willing is a powerful exploration of a 35-year-old American religious sect known as “The Church” or “The Brotherhood.” It also outlines the struggles of families whose children turn away from them to become “Brothers” and “Sisters” in the group, renouncing their past lives and the world – often, without ever turning back.

Tuesday June 19, 2007
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
You come out of a group like that and you have no idea who you are because you’ve been so controlled and micromanaged. So everything you do – say, having a drink with a friend – you think is wrong.

Friday February 10, 2006
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
A Lawrence man who thinks his daughter joined a cult and left town has received a letter from her.

Wednesday February 8, 2006
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Father says daughter joined The Brethren, then disappeared

Thursday September 6, 2001
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Every day, I do everything I can to make the world a better place. I'm not some kind of religious freak or anything I'm just human but I sincerely want to do the appropriate thing all the time; or at least so long as it doesn't affect my competitive edge in the global marketplace.

Thursday September 3, 1998
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Sept. 3 - FORT COLLINS - Sitting in the Larimer County jail on Wednesday, Patrick Rooney assessed his life before he joined The Brethren and deemed it "empty.''

Thursday August 27, 1998
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Aug. 27 - FORT COLLINS - A Massachusetts man who joined The Brethren two years ago appeared in Larimer County District Court on Wednesday and said he wants to fight extradition to his hometown.

Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Aug. 27 - FORT COLLINS - Members of a group known as The Brethren said they offer spiritual fulfillment for young people who think their lives are hollow, aimless and loveless.

Monday May 11, 1998
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Cleveland Man Intent On Reclaiming His Daughter

Wednesday March 25, 1998
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
N E W Y O R K, March 25 They assume false names and give away everything they own. They sever contact with family and friends. Wandering the country, they sleep in public places and live off other peoples discards. If asked, theyd be hard pressed to tell you where theyll be next week, let alone next year.

Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
And now, we bring you a report on what has been called one of the most secretive and impenetrable religious cults in this country.

Thursday November 13, 1997
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Before Kraig Foster left to join the Brothers and Sisters, he sat down and wrote a letter to his family.

Monday November 10, 1997
Roberts Group | Brethren | Garbage Eaters:
Across America, a nomadic band quietly recruits brothers and sisters for the "true" church