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Emerging Denominations and Persisting Sects

Bryan R. Wilson

in Religion in Secular Society: Fifty Years On

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198788379
eISBN:
9780191830297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198788379.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies, Religion and Society

H. Richard Niebuhr sketched and explained a common pattern of evolution from sect to denomination. Wilson accepts much of Niebuhr’s argument but rejects the claim that sects generally last only one ... More


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