Best Catholic Documentaries

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1. Faith, power, manipulation - The secrets of the Opus Dei sect | DW Documentary

Duration: 42:26

Published: June 30, 2022

Views: 369544+


Channel: DW Documentary

For many critics, the arch-conservative Catholic community Opus Dei is a diabolical sect. However, Opus Dei (which translates to "Work of God”) sees itself in a very positive light. Even today, it’s very difficult to look into the inner world of the sect. That's because its 90,000 members worldwide have taken a vow of secrecy - and those who have left report persecution if they break that vow. Meanwhile, Opus Dei is working to become the most influential player in the Catholic Church. To this end, it maintains a secret network - including branches in Germany. It is no coincidence

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