Heaven's Gate

By Stitcher & Pineapple Street Media, Glynn Washington

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Subscribers: 1695
Reviews: 4

George
 Dec 19, 2020
A fascinating story, delivered by a story-telling master.

Oma
 Sep 14, 2019
One of the best things I've heard


 Oct 30, 2018

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Description

In 1997, thirty-nine people took their own lives in an apparent mass suicide. The events captivated the media and had people across the planet asking the same question... ‘Why?’ 20 years later, those who lost loved ones and those who still believe - tell their story. Hosted by Glynn Washington of Snap Judgment. "Heaven's Gate: The Cult of Cults," is now a four-part docuseries inspired by this podcast, streaming on HBO Max.


Episode Date
10: The Class
3185
39 people exit their vehicles, and stun the world. Families, classmates and the rest of us grapple with what comes after. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 27, 2017
9: The Comet
2901
Heaven’s Gate members get the sign they’ve been waiting for. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 20, 2017
8: The Unknowns
3068
This week - the “what if” questions surrounding Heaven’s Gate. Plus, your stories. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 13, 2017
7: The Programming
2729
Gail Maeder was smart, fun and happy, before she joined Heaven’s Gate. What got into her head? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 06, 2017
6: The Choice
2471
Frank and Erika, a couple in love, join a celibate group. Years later, Do poses a fateful question. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 29, 2017
5: The Tape
2408
After a sudden death in the group, Do sends a private, awkward, illuminating, confusing tape to Terrie Nettles. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 15, 2017
4: The Host
2300
Host Glynn Washington shares more from his personal story of growing up in a cult. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 08, 2017
3: The Mothers
2686
While The Two are recruiting new members into their nomadic lifestyle, one woman is trying desperately to make contact. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 01, 2017
2: The Two
2403
It's one thing to join a group your mom would call a cult. It's another thing when your mom starts one. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 25, 2017
1: The Seekers
2143
The Heaven's Gate faithful weren't freaks or space cadets. They were regular people, hungry for something more. They were Seekers.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 18, 2017
Coming soon… Heaven’s Gate
330
Here’s a first glimpse through Heaven’s Gate - into the group’s decades-long history, as told by family, followers, experts, and the leaders themselves. Whatever you think you know - prepare to be surprised. Subscribe now and hear the first episode on October 18th. More info at www.heavensgate.show. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 02, 2017