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Another Gospel: Cults, Alternative Religions and the New Age Movement

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Ruth A. Tucker's book is a comprehensive survey of all the major alternative religions in the United States, including the new groups since the 1960s.
Hardcover, 462 pages
Published July 1st 1989 by Zondervan Publishing Company
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This is probably my favorite religious reference book that I own.

You can quickly get a good grasp on most major religions through Ruth Tucker's work. I consult this book weekly. It seems to have a better layout and access to details than the others.
It's been over 20 years since this book was put out. I would love an updated version. Especially since Christianity is mingling and merging with so much of this chaos.

If I could name 5 people in the world that I would love to have a 5 hour Starbucks
Jun 18, 2015 Natalie rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Natalie by: My grandfather
Another Gospel is a well-researched, comprehensive, and intensive guide on cults, alternative religions, and the New Age movement. Deeply detailed, Ruth A. Tucker answers any and all questions readers have about different movements' origins and ideologies. For anyone interested in comparative world religions, this book is the perfect reference.

As somewhat of an agnostic myself, I found this book engrossing, for the most part. The only downside: Tucker looks down on some of these alternatives be
Dec 20, 2009 stiner25 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
For anyone who wants to learn a little bit about how other churches started, this is a good book. Each religious belief has its own chapter. Most of the religions talked about in the book have roots in Christianity, but have from a few to many major differences from your mainstream church. In it, you learn of several of the religions of the world, how they were started and who founded them. A good read.
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