Rudyard Kipling wrote: “East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet.”
And the two have met in the New Age Movement.
A hungry wolf sees a flock of sheep. In order to get past the shepherd undetected, he shrewdly covers himself with wool to look like a sheep. By looking like a sheep, he can get close to and attack the sheep. A wolf in sheep’s clothing, a woolly wolf, might look soft and innocent, but his true nature is to kill and destroy.
New Age Spirituality presents itself as innocent and helpful. Like a wolf in sheep’s clothing, it can look good on the outside. In reality, however, it is deceptive and destructive. Thousands of people follow lies about God and His world because they fail to recognize New Age Spirituality for what it is.
Are you putting your faith in a cloaked lie? How can you know if you are? Read on to understand the lies of New Age Spirituality that may be influencing you!
“The Spirit clearly says that in later times some will abandon the faith and follow deceiving spirits and things taught by demons.”
1 Timothy 4:1
“Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves.”
“Did you receive the Spirit by observing the law, or by believing what you heard? Are you so foolish? After beginning with the Spirit, are you now trying to attain your goal by human effort?”
“See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the elemental spiritual forces of this world rather than on Christ.”
Genesis chapter 3