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** DryCrusader: A hardcore teetotaler, often of the devoutly religious variety, is part of a social movement to legally ban alcohol or at least try to discourage its consumption.

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** DryCrusader: A hardcore teetotaler, often of the devoutly religious variety, is part of a social movement to legally ban alcohol or at least try to discourage its consumption.


* AFormYouAreComfortableWith: Otherwordly beings assume forms that humans are accustomed to in order to prevent driving the mortals mad with how they really look.

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* AFormYouAreComfortableWith: Otherwordly beings Gods and spirits may assume forms that humans are accustomed to to, in order to prevent driving the mortals mad with how they really look.


* ATasteOfTheLash

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* ATasteOfTheLashTheTeetotaler: Someone who abstains from drinking alcohol. While there can be secular motives for teetotalism, many people do so because their religious beliefs frown upon getting intoxicated.


+ RitualsAndCeremonies


* BookBurning

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* BookBurningBookBurning: The physical desecration of literature, which may be done as an act of politically or religiously motivated censorship.


* AllHailTheGreatGodMickey

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* AllHailTheGreatGodMickeyAllHailTheGreatGodMickey: When secular pop-culture icons become worshiped like gods.

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+ RitualsAndCeremonies


+ HumanSacrifice



* HumanSacrifice: The ritualized murder of other people, done as an offering to the gods.
** AppeaseTheVolcanoGod: When it's done by throwing the sacrificial victim into a volcano.
** TargetedHumanSacrifice: They can't just grab any random person to kill, they need a specific type of individual for the sacrifice.
** VirginSacrifice: When the victim (usually a young woman or girl) is required to have never had sex before.



* OfferingsToTheGods: Any form of religious sacrifice other than humans.

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* OfferingsToTheGods: Any form Religious rituals which involve appeasing a deity with some sort of religious sacrifice "gift" (most commonly food or animal sacrifices).
** HumanSacrifice: The ritualized murder of
other than humans.people, done as an offering to the gods.
*** AppeaseTheVolcanoGod: When it's done by throwing the sacrificial victim into a volcano.
*** TargetedHumanSacrifice: They can't just grab any random person to kill, they need a specific type of individual for the sacrifice.
*** VirginSacrifice: When the victim (usually a young woman or girl) is required to have never had sex before.

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* OfferingsToTheGods: Any form of religious sacrifice other than humans.

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* YouHaveToHaveJews: Obligatory insertion of Jews as a prominent religious minority in American media.


+ CosmicEntity
++ GodTropes


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'''Religious media:'''
+ ReligiousEdutainment
+ ReligiousProgrammes



* ReligiousProgrammes: Television shows with a religious message.
** ReligiousEdutainment: Media designed to teach religious beliefs and values, especially to children.


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+ ChristianFiction


** ApocalypseCult: A religious movement centered around the observance of a [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt doomsday prophecy]].
** BreedingCult: A religious sect which is centered around sexual procreation.

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** ApocalypseCult: A religious movement which is centered around the observance of a [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt doomsday prophecy]].
** BreedingCult: A religious sect movement which is centered around sexual procreation.



** CultColony
** CultDefector
** MysteryCult

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** CultColony
CultColony: A religious group establishes their own settlement that is isolated from other civilizations.
** CultDefector
CultDefector: Someone who rebels against their brainwashing by a religious cult.
** MysteryCultMysteryCult: A very secretive sect which keeps their beliefs and practices hidden from nonbelievers.

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