THESE GRAPHICS AND BACKGROUND REPRODUCE THOSE FOUND ON THE HEAVENS GATE WEB SITE

HALE-BOPP Brings Closure to:


Details about the author of these pages plus links to sites dealing with Cults, Sects and New Religions can be found in IRVING HEXHAM'S SOURCES ON RELIGION
One of the best sources for reliable information about the Heaven's Gate/Higher Source tragedy, and links to mirror sites which contain the Heaven's Gate Web Site, is Joel ELLIOT'S Web Site.
Some of the notes from NUREL-L can be found by clicking DISCUSSION.
Can we UNDERSTAND of Heaven's Gate
Joel Elliot's introductory BIBLIOGRAPHY to works dealing with the Heaven's Gate group.
Although we do not deal explicitly with the Heavensgate group a profile of this type of group and a discussion of role of myth in creating such groups can be found in NEW RELIGIONS AS GLOBAL CULTURES: MAKING THE HUMAN SACRED