Mystery of the Ages:

Mystery of the Ages (a critical review) by Kelly Marshall

Mystery of the Ages (a 2nd critical review) by William Hohmann


PDF Downloads regarding Herbert Armstrong and WCG:

(A description of the following books is found on our Booklist.)

The Broadway to Armageddon by William B. Hinson

Armstrongism: Religion or Rip-off by Marion J. McNair
(Chapters 2 and 3 give examples from HWA’s co-worker letters which reveal the propaganda methods he used in order to solicit donors and then con them out of thousands of dollars.)

Herbert Armstrong’s Tangled Web w-o appendix

Tangled Web appendix

(Note: Also see our Booklist under “Herbert Armstrong / Worldwide Church of God)


Spanish PDF Books:





HWA’s Sabbath Booklet critique:

A Critique of Which Day is the Christian Sabbath? by William Hohmann (PDF) [Updated 4-27-23]
This book was one of the basic tools of Herbert Armstrong for putting forth his theology of the Sabbath for the Worldwide Church of God and later by those groups that split off.


Philadelphia Church of God:

Letter #1 to Gerald Flurry from Alex Foster, South Africa (The 2012 Seabreeze Collusion)
Proof of major theft going on in South Africa PCG.

Letter #2 to Gerald Flurry from Alex Foster, South Africa
Proof of major theft going on in South Africa, PCG.
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Outsider’s Inside Update Newsletters™: (6 volumes by ESN Founder)

OIU Newsletters

OIU Newsletters™ FIVE and SIX are detailed reports surrounding the Ecumenical Movement (EC) and the current EC strategy involving the Worldwide Church of God conglomerate. Those interested in researching the “reasons behind the events” and activities of the Worldwide Church of God and its extension groups; i.e., United Church of God, Global Church of God (today the Living Church of God), Philadelphia Church of God, Restored Church of God and other splinters, will find these two Volumes helpful, thought-inspiring and possibly shocking.

The OIUs also contain letters received from former members during that time.


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