brainwash (verb) to make someone believe something by repeatedly telling them that it is true and preventing any other information from reaching them : Their government is trying to brainwash them into thinking that war cannot be avoided. Cambridge Dictionary Dangerous cults and “brainwashing” appear to go hand… Read More »Brainwashing Vs Coercive Control in Dangerous Cults
Imagine it being illegal for a church pastor to use coercive control on their spouse and children, but they can legally use the same coercive control behaviours on their congregation of followers.
The spiritual narcissistic is literally too good to be true. They often don’t need to seek out prey because their victims are predisposed to high ideals and are actively seeking answers to existential questions. “Look no further!” the spiritual narcissistic exclaims: “I am just what you were looking for! The universe/God/Creator has predestined our meeting!” Their friendly charismatic facade hides their true nature; a devourer of souls. In order to avoid falling for this predator, being familiar with the following 8 traits can help save a lot of heartache.