. . .upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. Matthew 16:18

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Occult Symbols, Imagery, and Terminology

Cult or the OCcult? What is the difference?


People today are interchanging the words "cult" and "occult." They are not the same thing and should not be confused. Let me begin by sharing the distinctive definitions.

[1]Cult is defined as follows:

The [2]OCcult is defined as follows:

As you can see from these definitions there are many churches in these end times who proclaim to be Christian but they are modeled like "cults." Cults often practice occult techniques and witchcraft. See more about witchcraft, and witchcraft in the church.


References

[1]dictionary.com and Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition

[2]dictionary.com, Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition, and Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper