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Nova Religio. 2013; 17240–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2013.17.2.40
Published: 01 November 2013
... with the Virgin Mary 55 Church. Though other traditionalist and sedevacantist groups had con- secrated bishops, the sheer number and expansion rate of the Palmarian hierarchy was unique in the history of fringe Catholicism. Within months, dozens of men had been consecrated bishops and could in turn...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 23264–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.2.64
Published: 01 November 2019
... had established alliances with other sects to combat Catholicism in Piedmont. They warned that if such alliances were maintained and a sys- tem of civil marriage was adopted, then plural marriage (still practiced in America where church and state were separated) would be allowed. In 1858 Giovanni...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 21243–58 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.21.2.43
Published: 01 November 2017
... tradition Catholicism. What is more important, their followers do not seek a separation from the Catholic Church. Quite to the contrary more often than not they underline their commitment to this religious orga- nization. Although demands for specific changes, including doctrinal ones, are sometimes voiced...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 21213–25 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.21.2.13
Published: 01 November 2017
...Deirdre de la Cruz This article examines recent decisions made by the local Catholic Church and the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) in Rome regarding the alleged apparitions of the Virgin Mary to a Carmelite novice in the town of Lipa, the Philippines. Officially declared to have...
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Nova Religio. 2012; 1624–28 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2012.16.2.4
Published: 01 November 2012
...Jennifer Scheper Hughes The last two decades have seen an accelerated production of novel devotions at the margins of the Catholic Church in Mexico. Celebration of Santo Niño Jesús Doctor , the infant Jesus dressed as a medical doctor, is one of the fastest-growing new religious expressions in...
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Nova Religio. 2009; 13111–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2009.13.1.11
Published: 01 August 2009
...Matthew Kustenbauder This article examines the Legio Maria Church of western Kenya, a relatively rare example of schism from the Roman Catholic Church in Africa. One of more than seven thousand African Initiated Churches in existence today, it combines conservative Catholicism, traditional religion...
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Nova Religio. 2011; 1435–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2011.14.3.5
Published: 01 February 2011
... certainties of pre-Vatican II Catholicism and a profound reaction against liberal and reforming trends within the Church birth control, abortion, homosexuality, women priests, and more. 6 Apparitional movements are part of a larger set of Catholic traditional- ist and separatist groups that are convinced...
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Nova Religio. 2017; 21285–99 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2017.21.2.85
Published: 01 November 2017
... light in the form of the Virgin Mary in addition to other mani- festations, such as dove-shaped lights hovering above or near the church. Miraculous healings were also reported. The Zeitoun apparitions serve as a unique instance within the broader study of Marian apparitions by providing a non-Catholic...
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Nova Religio. 2006; 945–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2006.9.4.005
Published: 01 May 2006
... several Piedmont valleys were like a rose in the wilderness. 1 The tract Sketches of the Waldenses2 advanced an ancient origins thesis which claimed that the Waldensians had rejected the corruption of the Catholic Church after Constantine embraced Christianity and that they had successfully pre- served...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 234133–135 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.133
Published: 15 April 2020
... prevent same-sex couples from obtaining civil marriages. Following that decision, the LDS Church, for the first time, established a political alliance with the Roman Catholic Church and lobbied Hawai i state legislators to amend the state consti- tution to define marriage as the exclusive union of one man...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 234131–133 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.131
Published: 15 April 2020
.... Richardson, University of Nevada, Reno Gay Rights and the Mormon Church: Intended Actions, Unintended Consequences. By Gregory A. Prince. University of Utah Press, 2019. 416 pages. $34.95 cloth; ebook available. Gregory A. Prince wants his book, Gay Rights and the Mormon Church, to save lives. From the first...
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Nova Religio. 2020; 23415–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2020.23.4.15
Published: 15 April 2020
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Nova Religio. 2019; 232139 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.2.139
Published: 01 November 2019
... Silk s well-conceived volume present a church in flux, facing enormous changes. A number of the developments that occurred in the late twentieth century, and continue today, reflect the advent of a new profile of Catholicism in the United States. These include the transformation of the church into a...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 2325–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.2.5
Published: 01 November 2019
... civil marriages by the government. At mid-century, Sardinia was expe- riencing revolutionary change as the civil government sought a measure of independence from the Catholic Church; just what relationship the nation and the Church should have was up for debate, compounded by the presence of various new...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 23242–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.2.42
Published: 01 November 2019
... Citizenship 43 such as the Assemblies of God, the Church of God Cleveland, the United Pentecostal Church, and the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel. These periodicals include sermons that discuss turn-of-the- century anxieties about maleness and femaleness from leaders of the movement, first-hand...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 23218–41 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.2.18
Published: 01 November 2019
... Department 19 period. The first community did so by encouraging religious diversity within a Christian socialist framework, the second by reimagining the role of the community as a replacement for the Christian church, and the third by exploring new alternatives to Christianity altogether. These three...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 224147–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.22.4.147
Published: 01 May 2019
... sacred land, which is now a pilgrimage site. The question he poses is what is the spiritual sense of this place for members of the church and individuals who visit this site annually (176)? From the Roman Catholic perspective, religious ownership has focused on new management that has resulted in...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 231137–139 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.1.137
Published: 01 August 2019
... Christianity in the South due to the presence of a larger number of Catholic adherents, and through the pentecostalization of southern churches. Part Two examines the religious response to natural disasters in the New South, focusing on New Orleans and Coastal Mississippi following Hurricane Katrina. Hudnut...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 231139–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.23.1.139
Published: 01 August 2019
... larger number of Catholic adherents, and through the pentecostalization of southern churches. Part Two examines the religious response to natural disasters in the New South, focusing on New Orleans and Coastal Mississippi following Hurricane Katrina. Hudnut-Beumler interviewed a number of Christian...
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Nova Religio. 2019; 224112–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/nr.2019.22.4.112
Published: 01 May 2019
... not only to the pursuit of pleasure, but also to the Catholic sense of an indulgence as an expression of forgiveness from the Church. One of the Sisters key projects is distributing condoms and the promotion of safe sex within the gay community. The casual observer might assume that the activities of...