Idaho Experience

Preview of "Idaho's Mail-Order Messiah"

Preview: Season 2 Episode 5 | 30s

In "Idaho's Mail-Order Messiah," we uncover the intriguing story of Frank Robinson’s Psychiana, a mail-order religion founded and headquartered in Moscow, Idaho. It emerged during the Great Depression, offering hope and self-help through the mail for a dollar a lesson to followers around the world.

Aired: 03/14/19

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video?

Major Funding by the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation. Additional Funding by Anne Voillequé and Louise Nelson, Judy and Steve Meyer, Richard K. and Shirley S. Hemingway Foundation, the Futura Corporation, the Friends of Idaho Public Television, Idaho Public Television Endowment and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.