Christian Origins #63

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This entry is part 63 of 96 in the series Christian Origins

40 years ago, there were over 400 different Christian denominations and sects. They could actually be cataloged and described. By now there are probably over 4,000 and I am not sure anyone cares enough to catalog them all. If you want to find a new niche in Christianity where no one has gone before, you are going to have a hard job. Every imaginable interpretation of the Bible has spawned every imaginable sect and cult.

But there is something in man that leads him to want to move beyond the canned corporate worship of the church and find his own personal relationship with God. This, too, is not all bad—we were probably made that way.

When Paul wrote his letter to the Ephesian church in the early 60s, he was confronting some of the same issues.

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Ronald L. Dart

Ronald L. Dart (1934–2016) — People around the world have come to appreciate his easy style, non-combative approach to explaining the Bible, and the personal, almost one-on-one method of explaining what’s going on in the world in the light of the Bible. After retiring from teaching and church administration in 1995 he started Christian Educational Ministries and the Born to Win radio program.

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