I firmly believe that many religious leaders of yesterday were contacted by advanced alien organizations. Unfortunately, there would be no clear memory of the experience because aliens routinely shut it down in the mind.
It is difficult to prepare humans for first contact. A human used as a reluctant ambassador may not correctly communicate the informantion given him.
An attempt to link telepathically may have tragic results.
However, despite the dangers of mental overwhelm, I sincerely believe that such contact opens doors for those seeking to know the truth about themselves, others and religious mythology.
The Path Of "Gnosis"