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Exodus | What is a cult or sect? And what are the 'worrying signs'?

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Dion Forster, a professor of systematic theology and ethics and director of the Beyers Naude Centre for Public Theology at Stellenbosch University.
Dion Forster, a professor of systematic theology and ethics and director of the Beyers Naude Centre for Public Theology at Stellenbosch University.
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This story is part of a seven-month News24 investigation into accusations of gross human rights violations, alleged money laundering and turning a blind eye to sexual abuse. To read and watch our full series, click here: Exodus | Uncovering a cult in KwaZulu-Natal

There are "tell-tale signs" of alleged cultism at KwaSizabantu Mission, an expert has said, an allegation founder Reverend Erlo Stegen had 20 years ago vehemently denied.

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