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- a religion in which extraterrestrials figure prominently.
- Raelians follow a UFO religion.
- 2003, Christopher Hugh Partridge, UFO religions, Routledge, page 10:
- More particularly, and important for understanding much UFO religions, is Blavatsky's belief that certain masters dwelt on Venus.
- 2004, Susan J. Palmer, Aliens adored: Raël's UFO religion, Rutgers University Press, page 3:
- UFO religions are even stranger than science fiction.
- 2006, Christopher Hugh Partridge, The re-enchantment of the West: alternative spiritualities, sacralization, popular culture, and occulture, Continuum International Publishing Group, page 167:
- UFO religions drink deeply from the waters of occulture, while, at the same time, seeking to reconcile their ideas with a contemporary secular and scientific worldview.