It's interesting. I would be curious to know whether every established religion intentionally sought legitimacy at some point, or if it's more of an inevitable consequence of surviving long enough to seem ancient. Are their ancient cults (other than those intentionally shrouded in secrecy)? Craig > John K Clark > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.