Length: 600-750 words, double spaced, 12 pt. font
The source for this assignment is the book Anatomy of the Sacred: An Introduction to Religion, James C. Livingston, Prentice Hall, 6th Edition
This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.Classic sociologists of religion state that, in general, there are four different religious forms that are recognized. These forms refer to church, denomination, sect and cult.
Church, as the first one, seems to be the most popular form of religious practice. Church represents one of the major columns of societies’ religious expression. Usually, in these societies, church is somehow related to economic and state climate in general. Each church has some common characteristics, regardless of...