Topic 6 - Type of religious organisation

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1. Sects are

  • Large groups who are hostile to wider society, expect a high level of commitment and draw their members from the poor
  • Large groups who are welcoming to wider society, expect a high level of commitment and draw their members from the poor
  • Small, exclusive groups who are hostile to wider society, expect a high level of commitment and draw their members from the poor
  • Small, exclusive groups who are hostile to wider society, expect a low level of commitment and draw their members from the rich
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2. Who was the first person to try and identify the types of religious organisation?

  • Danielle Hervieu-Leger
  • Roy Wallis
  • Ernst Troeltsch
  • Emile Durkheim

3. When did New Religious Movements (NRMs) begin to develop?

  • 1980s
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1900s

4. What are the three types of cult?

  • Audience, Client and Cultic
  • Audience, theatrical and Cultic
  • Client, Relative and Audience

5. What similarity is there between Sects and Churches?

  • Hostile
  • Monopoly of the truth
  • Conservative
  • Exclusive

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