Category: Doomsday Cults

FLDS must be ‘chosen’ by year’s end or be destroyed, cult leader says

Warren Jeffs Concern is rising over a new burst of activity by followers Warren Jeffs — the imprisoned leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS).

According to outside observers, there has been a flurry of church meetings almost daily, a set of mysterious construction projects and widespread re-baptism as thousands of followers react to apparent prophesies of doom from their imprisoned leader.

Family radio doomsday cult finds followers in Africa

Family Radio Harold Camping cult Family Radio, the doomsday cult led by false prophet Harold Camping, is reportedly finding lots of followers in Africa.

South Africa’s The Daily Maverick has published photos of buildings, T-Shirts and cars advertising the cult leader’s nutty ‘End of the World’ prophecy.

As he has done before, Camping has used a self-developed ‘mathematical system’ to torture the Bible into revealing to him that the world will end on May 21, 2011.

A previous date, Sept. 6, 1994, came and went without the Judgement Day Camping had announced. Camping’s Family Radio station reaches listeners around the world.

Apocalypse Really Soon

Is it the End of the World as We Know It? Look below to see a list of some of the best-known — and potentially most dangerous — millennial groups. Jan. 5 — As the year 2000 creeps ever closer, millennial cults are becoming ever more frenzied. Many of them are convinced that the world will end or transform itself soon after next Jan. 1. Israel’s decision this week to deport 11 members of a Denver-based cult called Concerned Christians shows how seriously the authorities there take the fervor. The group, whose members were holed up in Jerusalem apartments, allegedly