The Violet Flame was produced by Brenda Hutchinson. It was originally commissioned by New American Radio and Meet the Composer, with additional help from the Laura Wallace Readers’ Digest Fund. Special thanks to Lisa & William Buford, the Church Universal and Triumphant community, Harvestworks, the Center for Contemporary Music at Mills College, and Egghead Studios. Excerpts of Violet Flame decrees were used with the permission of the Church Universal and Triumphant. This program was funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.
ResourcesLinks:The Summit LighthouseChurch Universal and Triumphant’s official Web site.
Disengaging from the Church Universal and Triumphant: Some Strategies for Dialogue with Disenchanted MembersAn article on how to talk to Church Universal and Triumphant converts.
Church Universal and Triumphant and Elizabeth Clare ProphetInformation gathered from The Rick A. Ross Institute about Church Universal and Triumphant.
Books:Church Universal and Triumphantby: James R. Lewis (editor), J. Gordon Melton (editor) 1994This book reports the results of a study conducted by a team of academic specialists to determine whether the general public perception of the new religious movement was accurate.
Cults, New Religious Movements, and Your Family : A Guide to Ten Non-Christian Groups Out to Convert Your Loved Onesby: Richard Abanes 1998A concise overview of ten religious groups that a young person is likely to encounter in the 21st century.
Handbook of Today’s Religionsby: Josh McDowell, Don Stewart 1996This handbook provides authoritative, evangelical perspectives on different religions and cults.