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==The Bene Gesserit Way==
 
==The Bene Gesserit Way==
   
The [[Bene Gesserit]] universally exploited the religious beliefs of humanity for their cause via the [[Missionaria Protectiva]], were in one form or another seemingly active in the creation of Orange Catholicism, and held a body of quasi-religious principles and teachings, such as those preserved in the [[Azhar Book]].Though their origins might have been rooted in a [[Butlerian Jihad|pre-butlerian]] society or matriarchic cult and possibly some kind of [[goddess religion]] (such as practiced by the Priestesses of [[Jowf]]), the sisterhood, while officially posing as a pious Order of female scholars, [[Truthsayer]]s and counselors raising well-educated women and training consorts, was through the [[Reverend Mother]]s access to the [[Other Memory]] in itself largely agnostic and referred to gods as "the [[gods of our own making]]". Their [[ Arcana]]'s prime concern were actually politics, and while they used religious language and teachings as a cover they really pursued the ''[[Grail]]'', the evolution of humanity and ordering of the Universe (if only under their wise and noble tutelage) via their [[Breeding program]] and for this sought to produce the [[Kwisatz Haderach]].
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The [[Bene Gesserit]] universally exploited the religious beliefs of humanity for their cause via the [[Missionaria Protectiva]], were in one form or another seemingly active in the creation of Orange atholicism, and held a body of quasi-religious principles and teachings, such as those preserved in the [[Azhar Book]].Though their origins might have been rooted in a [[Butlerian Jihad|pre-butlerian]] society or matriarchic cult and possibly some kind of [[goddess religion]] (such as practiced by the Priestesses of [[Jowf]]), the sisterhood, while officially posing as a pious Order of female scholars, [[Truthsayer]]s and counselors raising well-educated women and training consorts, was through the [[Reverend Mother]]s access to the [[Other Memory]] in itself largely agnostic and referred to gods as "the [[gods of our own making]]". Their [[ Arcana]]'s prime concern were actually politics, and while they used religious language and teachings as a cover they really pursued the ''[[Grail]]'', the evolution of humanity and ordering of the Universe (if only under their wise and noble tutelage) via their [[Breeding program]] and for this sought to produce the [[Kwisatz Haderach]].
   
 
==Other religions or religious groups mentioned==
 
==Other religions or religious groups mentioned==
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