Critically assess the view that the early church was wrong to reject Montanism as a heresy

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YES

  • Many saw them as fanatics not heretics
  • They were viewed as a revivalist movement who were trying to breath new spiritual life into the church 
  • This was needed as the church was becoming more structured and hierarchical and less charismatic
  • They were concerned with discipline and the lifestyle of Xns in a secular society. The church was growing and people of all backgrounds were members
  • The main elements all have a strong biblical basis 
  • Their beliefs and teachings were

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Critically assess the view that the early church was wrong to reject Montanism as a heresy

  • Created by: Rc639
  • Created on: 26-03-18 20:26

YES

  • Many saw them as fanatics not heretics
  • They were viewed as a revivalist movement who were trying to breath new spiritual life into the church 
  • This was needed as the church was becoming more structured and hierarchical and less charismatic
  • They were concerned with discipline and the lifestyle of Xns in a secular society. The church was growing and people of all backgrounds were members
  • The main elements all have a strong biblical basis 
  • Their beliefs and teachings were

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