When a Church Becomes a Cult - The Marks of a New Religious Movement Among cult-watchers, the debate continues as to whether the essence of a cult resides in its doctrinal deviation from Christian orthodoxy or in its authoritarian control-structure. Mike Taylor When a Church Becomes a Cult: The marks of a new religious movementBy Stephen WookeyHodder & Stoughton. . 168 pages. £7.99ISBN 0 340 65622 0 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.