en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_religious_movement

A new religious movement (NRM), also known as a new religion or alternative spirituality, is a religious or spiritual group that has modern origins and is peripheral to its society's dominant religious culture.

www.equip.org/article/the-new-age-movement-what-is-it

Jun 9, 2009 ... Some, like the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness (MISA) and the Sufi Order in ... It should be pointed out that underlying the New Age belief system is an ... values, actively working to change society along the lines of their own vision. ... But many modern seekers for a variety of reasons (including poor ...

www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0259-94222018000300003

Durkheim (1915) also predicted that modern society will ultimately have no ...... Be that as it may, the movement from religion to spirituality is a very real one ...

oxfordre.com/religion/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780199340378.001.0001/acrefore-9780199340378-e-209

Subject: Mysticism and Spirituality, Religion and Art .... as organized or institutional religions, such as new religious movements ...... What can be agreed on is the growing importance of, and need for, spirituality in contemporary society .

www.thearda.com/timeline/browse_movements_date.asp

Beginning in the early 18th century, the Protestant missionary movement sought to convert ... sought to accommodate Christian faith to changes in modern society . ... the New Age Movement emphasizes personal fulfillment, spiritual unity, and ...

opentextbc.ca/introductiontosociology2ndedition/chapter/chapter-15-religion

Late modern society is characterized by strange and unexpected blendings of the ... Explain the development and the sources of new religious movements. ... In other words, the “truth” factor of religious beliefs is not the primary concern of ...

www.heritage.org/civil-society/report/why-religion-matters-the-impact-religious-practice-social-stability

The time is ripe for a deeper dialogue on the contribution ofreligion to the welfare of the nation.

www.britannica.com/topic/New-Age-movement

The movement's strongest supporters were followers of modern esotericism, a religious ... cofounder of the Theosophical Society, announced a coming New Age. ... These groups claimed the ability to transmit spiritual energy to the world and ...

assembly.uca.org.au/resources/key-papers-reports/item/146-faith-religion-and-spirituality-in-contemporary-society

Faith, religion and spirituality in contemporary society ... He moves the relationship with the sacred to a very basic level when he acknowledges that everyone ...