The Controversial Guru Who Wants to 'Upgrade Civilization'
Bentinho Massaro claims to be helping his followers by encouraging spiritual enlightenment with an eye toward “upgrading civilization.” His followers praise his style, but critics slam his fringe ideas and irreverent tactics.
The Satanic Temple's Protest for First Amendment Rights
VICE’s Charlet Duboc follows The Satanic Temple to Arkansas during one of their latest protests, which involved an attempt to install a statue of Baphomet in front of the state’s Capitol as a rally to protect First Amendment rights.
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Lorelei Ramirez Finds God at a Music Festival
Lorelei Ramirez polls the festival crowd about who would be in their dream supergroup.
DJ JAZ and the Church of Episco-Disco
In the first episode of THUMP Profiles, THUMP travels to JAZ's home in Charleston, South Carolina to catch a sermon behind the altar (and the decks), firsthand.
Convince Me God Exists
An overly optimistic co-host is assigned to the show to help our host while he struggles to maintain his issues. Contestants play Convince Me God Exists, a game where they have to convince an atheist that God exists in 10 seconds or less.
I Saw the Light: Inside "Christian Woodstock”
Noisey travels to the largest Christian music festival in the country. Or as attendees like to call it, the Christian Woodstock.
God on High
Can Christianity and cannabis coexist? Krishna heads to Colorado and Rhode Island to meet believers who’ve merged their religion with their love of getting high.
Satanic Art: A Fight for Freedom
The Creators Project spends the day with some members of The Satanic Temple as they unveil their newest sculpture of Baphomet at their Salem Gallery.
The Young Girls Whose Feet Never Touch the Ground
Broadly heads to Nepal to witness the centuries-old tradition of worshipping Kumari, a living goddess manifested in the body of a young girl.
Getting Drunk on God
The Drunken Glory movement, at which people appeared to be inebriated and high purely off the power of God, is on the rise.