Glad to help the mentally deficient.
<quoted text>When you congregate in a building and encourage people to think as you do while soliciting donations, you are in a cult, IOWs, religion.
Religion:(1)"The beliefs, attitudes, emotions, behavior, etc., constituting man's relationship with the powers and principles of the universe, especially (but not restricted to) with a deity or deities; also, any particular system of such beliefs, attitudes, etc.,(2)An essential part or a practical test of the spiritual life.(3)An object of conscientious devotion or scrupulous care: His work is a religion to him."
Abbr. rel[<OF<L religio,-onis <religare< re- back + ligare to bind]