Yearly archive for ‘ 1979 ’

1979-May: Cult at Ctr of Church-State Controversy

1st May 1979 | Closed

Esoteric Cult at Center of Church-State Controversy LOS ANGELES TIMES MAY 6, 1979 Morningland Leaders Deny Alleged Dymally Bribe By Russell Chandler, Times Religion Writer Candles flickered in front of framed photos of Donato, the “ascended master” and founder of Morningland Church of the Ascended Christ. The heavy fragrance of incense filled the small room [...]