A Christian denomination is a distinct religious body within Christianity, identified by traits such ... Groups of denominations—often sharing broadly similar beliefs, practices, and historical ties—are sometimes known as "branches of Christianity". ...... nor wholly Protestant, such as the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).


... increased, even as Christian missionaries made inroads that influenced their spirituality. ... Tent revivals, broadcast by radio and television, were dynamic with ... To fully understand the impact of the spread of Christian denominations in .... were established for religious purposes, and often to withdraw from society.


As African Americans embraced Christianity beginning in the 18th century, especially ... These churches and denominations became significant arenas for spiritual ... to new media, such as radio, records, and film, to contribute to religious life. ... the Civil War, African American denominations and black religious societies in ...


NPR's stories on U.S. and world religion, spirituality, ethics, and moral issues affecting society and culture. ... TED Radio Hour ... After Explosive Sex Abuse Allegations, Southern Baptist Leaders Promise Reform .... January 29, 2019 • Asia Bibi, a mother and illiterate farmhand of Christian faith, spent eight years on death row ...


May 5, 2016 ... Many established churches, such as the Anglican and Catholic ... TV and radio have helped reinforce the idea that they would quietly ... Faith is a full-time activity and social media is part of our everyday ... they can also bring their Christian viewpoint to discussions on local, national and international politics.


Oct 11, 2010 ... Timeline: Faith in America. How religious ideas and spiritual experiences have shaped America's public life over the last 400 years. 1598, 1620 ...


3 days ago ... It is widely known for its highly controversial practice of spiritual healing. ... Christian Science, religious denomination founded in the United States in ... Her association with him from 1862 to 1865 strengthened her belief, acquired by .... church tried to further extend its outreach through radio and television.


Dec 1, 2011 ... There are more than 200 television stations and 1,300 radio stations that ... status in American society, Caribbean Blacks are routinely subsumed under the category ... However, due to differences in denominational profiles, Black ... mostly white Religious format (Contemporary Christian, Southern Baptist).


Aug 11, 2009 ... This is different to the Open or Christian Brethren, whose churches are largely .... watching television; listening to the radio; visiting places of .... "You have to go out and join a society which you have been taught is wicked.".