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Witnessed: Mystic Mother
For years, the Phoenix Goddess Temple claimed to offer “seekers” healing through sensual touch. But when an outsider exposes what’s happening behind closed doors, the temple unknowingly welcomes in a new kind of seeker—undercover detectives. What some saw as a spiritual home, the state saw as a brothel operating under the guise of religious freedom. So what happens when your beliefs might be against the law? Hosts Katie and Leah Henoch follow the rise and fall of the Phoenix Goddess Temple, and tell the story of a community still reckoning with the fallout more than a decade later....
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Ratings & Reviews
4.6 stars from 815 ratings
This show explores so many interesting big themes through the story of this one crime story (or is it a religious freedom story? Or a womens empowerment story? Or a cult?). The show constantly keeps you guessing and on the edge of your seat. And Leah and Katie are fantastic hosts!
duffelupagus via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/26/22
Literally a dream
I’m just like amazing!!! I can’t wait for the eps to come out. Such an interesting story and I’m waiting for the next. Thanks
JessUh24 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/25/22
Well done
Interesting, suspenseful & smart.
Kcmyway via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/24/22
Recent Episodes
Published 10/24/22
After a search warrant is served on the Temple, more than 30 members face daunting felony charges, and Tracy could face decades in prison. Want the full story? Unlock all episodes of Mystic Mother, ad-free right now by subscribing to The  Binge - All Episodes. All at Once. Plus you’ll...
Published 09/27/22
When a reporter exposes what really happens during a “whole body healing” session, the Temple unknowingly welcomes in a new kind of seeker, undercover detectives. Want the full story? Unlock all episodes of Mystic Mother, ad-free right now by subscribing to The  Binge - All Episodes. All at...
Published 09/20/22
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