Ang dating daan cult
That his church is the only one true church that teaches the word of God and the very elect of Christ.
He also believes that he is the only one that can explain the prophesies in the bible.
They just gained prominence in the last decade or so because of their TV show.
But Eli Soriano's father, I believe was an INC minister who then split from that cult because I think he wanted to be the leader of INC but the Manalos aren't going to give the leadership to anyone outside their family.
Something like that, I can't remember the exact story. I dated an Iglesia Ni Christo (INC) or Church of Christ woman for a year and half.
Eventually Eli took reigns of a group and erected his own group. Basically, INC beliefs are a hodge podge of different branches of Christianity.
I kept hearing about this Ang Dating Daan thing and went to their web page. And this stems from their founder Felix Manalo who basically church jumped his whole life until, as the story goes, he went to his room for three days and heard the true word of God telling him to restore the Apostacised church and gave him the true interpertation of the bible.
From what I saw it was some type of protestant denomination in the Philippines. They believe that the bible prophecizes that the true Church will come from far east (which the pervert into meaning the Phillipines) They do this be recklessly combing quotes from various bibles to make them say certain things.
If you do not come to the service they aggressively follow-up on you.
They do not belief in the Trinity, the divinity of Jesus, the Papacy (although the have an Executive Minister that acts exactly like a Pope except with even more power).
They require attendance at their service which the hold twice a week.
Edwin Actually, ADD is the name of their television program on Channel 37.
The group’s leader, Eliseo Soriano’s denomination is called the Iglesia ng Dios kay Cristo Hesus, Haligi at Suhay ng Katotohanan (Church of God International), and was a disciple of a Bulacan preacher named Nicolas Perez.