Source: Picture of church, Public Domain: http://www.morguefile.com/archive/display/80855; Other images created by Faye Pendaz Geary
The institution of religion that is integrated into society as a whole.
A religious-like devotion to a state and the citizenship ideals of that state.
A small, close-knit group who devoutly follows the instruction of a charismatic leader.
A church that recognizes religious difference and exists separate from the nation state.
A highly traditional worldview that dismisses all other religious groups by taking one book as word-for-word truth.
A smaller, less formal and more spontaneous religious group that exists apart from the larger society.
A church that is linked to a nation state.