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London Free Press Interviews John Collins For Investigative Report of the "Message"

4/26/2019. Jane Sims of London Free Press interviews John Collins during an investigative report of the "Message" cult that has invaded London.

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CBC Interviews John Collins Concerning Radicalized "Message" Pastors

4/15/2019. Andrew Lupton of CBC interviews John Collins for expert testimony concerning the radicalization of "Message" Preachers Matthew Carapella and Steven Ravbar concerning fears of escallation.

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London Free Press Interviews John Collins

4/10/2019. Jane Sims of London Free Press interviews John Collins for expert testimony concerning the radicalization of "Message" Preachers Matthew Carapella and Steven Ravbar after the pair invade a Presbyterian Church in London. Ravbar and Carapella were charged under the Criminal Code with mischief relating to religious property. As of April 10, 2019, There have been 150 complaints about them registered with London's city hall.

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In-Sight Publications Interviews John Collins (Part 3)

4/1/2019. Scott Douglas Jacobsen of In-Sight Journal interviews John Collins concerning false claims and lies of William Marrion Branham; central false claims by Branham about Christianity; the central false claims by Branham about the role of men and women within the church; the central false claims about the nature of the world and the nature of Christ by Branham (compared to mainstream interpretations of the Bible and the narrative of the life of Christ); the main lies by Branham to the followers of The Message; the peripheral but noteworthy false claims by Branham made about the Bible; the peripheral but noteworthy false claims by Branham made about Christianity; the peripheral but noteworthy false claims by Branham made about the nature of the world and the nature of Christ by Branham (compared to mainstream interpretations of the Bible and the narrative of the life of Christ); the peripheral but noteworthy lies by Branham to the followers of The Message; and the single false claim or lie that tends to be the most powerful in deconverting members from the cult or cult-like community.

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In-Sight Publications Interviews John Collins (Part 2)

3/15/2019. Scott Douglas Jacobsen of In-Sight Journal interviews John Collins concerning severe forms of abuse in the William Marrion Branham "The Message" community; the different abuse tactics used on men and women to keep them in line; the social control tactics; the lack of critical thinking and critical theology in the "The Message" church of the late William Marrion Branham; and the tragic cases of abuse, and heartwarming ones of those who got out.

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In-Sight Publications Interviews John Collins (Part 1)

3/8/2019. Scott Douglas Jacobsen of In-Sight Journal interviews John Collins concerning William Marion Branham and his influence; Branham being considered a fraud and cult leader or cult-like leader; ways in which cults or cult-like groups grow; followers of "The Message" extricating or removing themselves from it; and ways to help those individuals or groups trapped in it.

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NRK Norway Interviews John Collins

3/18/2018. Christian Nicolai Bj�rke, investigative reporter for Norway's national news center NRK, interviews John Collins concerning the "Message".

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How To Defend William Branham Poorly Part 5 - An Interview With John Collins

Rod Bergen & John Collins continue to examine Wisper Gwena�s defence of William Branham. In this episode, Pastor Gwena�s defense of William Branham is challenged on the basis that:

  • All of William Branham�s prophecies are "after the fact" and even some of those he gets wrong.
  • William Branham made no valid "before the fact" prophecies on any of his publicly recorded sermons.
External Links Pastor Gwena is from Waltham Abbey (North London), UK where he is the pastor of Spoken Word Ministry church. Joining Rod is John Collins, author of the Seek The Truth website and grandson of Willard Collins, the former pastor of Branham Tabernacle in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

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2017, December. How To Defend William Branham Poorly Part 4 - An Interview With John Collins

Rod Bergen & John Collins continue to examine Wisper Gwena�s defence of William Branham. They examine what cognitive dissonance is and discuss Pastor Gwena�s claim that he is not the one suffering from cognitive dissonance, rather it is John and Rod that are the ones that are experiencing cognitive dissonance. But is this really the case?

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Pastor Gwena is from Waltham Abbey (North London), UK where he is the pastor of Spoken Word Ministry church. Joining Rod is John Collins, author of the Seek The Truth website and grandson of Willard Collins, the former pastor of Branham Tabernacle in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

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2017, December. How To Defend William Branham Poorly (Part 3) - An Interview with John Collins

Rod Bergen & John Collins continue to examine Wisper Gwena's defense of William Branham. Pastor Gwena is from Waltham Abbey (North London), UK where he is the pastor of Spoken Word Ministry church. Joining Rod is John Collins, author of the Seek The Truth website and grandson of Willard Collins, the former pastor of Branham Tabernacle in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

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2017, December. How To Defend William Branham Poorly (Part 2) - An Interview with John Collins

Rod Bergen & John Collins continue to examine Wisper Gwena�s defense of William Branham. Pastor Gwena is from Waltham Abbey (North London), UK where he is the pastor of Spoken Word Ministry church. John Collins is the author of the Seek The Truth website and grandson of Willard Collins, the former pastor of Branham Tabernacle in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

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2017, December. How To Defend William Branham ... Poorly (Part 1)

In this episode, Rod Bergen and John Collins respond to a defense of William Branham that was presented by Wisper Gwena, pastor of Spoken Word Ministry church, Waltham Abbey (North London), UK. Rod is joined by John Collins, author of the Seek The Truth website and grandson of Willard Collins, the former pastor of Branham Tabernacle in Jeffersonville, Indiana. John is also the author of two books, "Stone Mountain to Dallas: The Untold Story of Roy Elonza Davis" and "Jim Jones � The Malachi 4 Elijah Prophecy".

In this episode, Rod & John discuss the following:

  • Personal accusations made by Pastor Gwena.
  • Is there a difference between facts and the truth?
  • Is the research contained on the Seek The Truth and Believe The Sign websites error-free?

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2017, October. John Collins Interviews with Off the Shelf (Part 4)

This is the conclusion of Off the Shelf's interview with John Collins, author of the Seek The Truth website.

In this episode, John talks about, among other things:
  • William Branham and the Ku Klux Klan (the KKK)
  • William Branham and Roy Davis
  • William Branham and Jim Jones
  • The Latter Rain Movement
  • The Manifested Sons of God

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2017, October. John Collins Interviews with Off the Shelf (Part 3)

In Part 3 of Off The Shelf's interview with John Collins, John talks about, among other things:
  • His views on the message street preachers in London, Ontario � Steve Ravbar and Matthew Carapella.
  • Would William Branham condone the type of things that Matthew Carapella and Steve Ravbar are saying and doing?
  • Were William Branham�s derogatory statements only against women that were not his followers?

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2017, October. John Collins Interviews with Off the Shelf (Part 2)

In Part 2 of Off the Shelf's interview with John Collins, John talks about, among other things:
  • Are people who leave the message bitter or angry towards people in the message?
  • What led him to start http://seekyethetruth.com in early 2012
  • The new direction in his blog
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2017, October. John Collins Interviews with Off the Shelf

Off the Shelf interviews John Collins to discuss growing up in the "Message" and the recent interview on CBC Radio regarding the message street preachers in London, Ontario.

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2017, September. John Collins Interview With CBC Canada

CBC London, Ontario interviews John Collins to discuss "Message" cult recruits terrorizing the streets of London.

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2017, July. Jim Jones: The Malachi 4 "Elijah" Prophecy - An Interview with John Collins

Doomsday prophets and losses. Areas that no one touches in the Jim Jones saga. John Collins grew up in a religious cult. Jim Jones - The Malachi 4 Elijah Prophecy

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2016, July. Stone Mountain to Dallas: The Untold Story of Roy E. Davis - An Interview with John Collins

John Collins author of Stone Mountain To Dallas, The Untold Story of Roy E. Davis Joins Chuck and Carmine Savastano discussing The KKK and The Cult structure. Follow the life story of Roy E. Davis, from his days as official spokesman for the Klan where he held public speeches and debates with Imperial Wizard William Joseph Simmons to his money scams with former Congressman William D. Upshaw of Georgia, to creating a religious cult following through the ministry of William M. Branham, which eventually led to his promotion of Imperial Grand Dragon of the Original Knights of the Ku Klux Klan.

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2016, Novemer. An Interview with John Collins: Author & Webmaster, Seek The Truth

In-Sight Journal interviews John Collins. He discusses: cultural, geographic, linguistic, and religious family background; influence on his development; pivotal moments in following Branham and then not; characterization of members and non-members; what convinces him of his perspective; the essential message of William Branham and the Gospel; the potential status of the movement as a cult; the core doctrines of the Believers of William Branham; experience of life in and out of the William Branham community; and the reason Believers (and non-believers) should not follow the Believers' theology.

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