1956 state leaders - Events of 1957 - 1958 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1957 List of international organization leaders in 1957 Africa Ethiopia Monarch - Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia (1930-1974) Prime Minister - Makonnen Endelkachew, Prime Minister of Ethiopia (1942 - 1 November 1957... 1956 colonial governors - Events of 1957 - 1958 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1957 List of religious leaders in 1957 List of international organization leaders in 1957 France French Somaliland - René Jean Albert Petitbon, Governor of French Somaliland (1954-1957) Maurice Meker, Governor...
The Roman Catholic Church is the largest Christian body in the world. ... The Venerable Pope Pius XII, born Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli (March 2, 1876 â October 9, 1958), reigned as Pope and sovereign of Vatican City from March 2, 1939 to 1958. ... The Pope is the Catholic Bishop and patriarch of Rome, and head of the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Catholic Churches. ... 1939 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1958 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...
Categories: 1957 | Lists of religious leaders by year The Salt Lake City temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the largest attraction in the citys Temple Square. ... David Oman McKay (September 8, 1873 - January 18, 1970) was the ninth President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), serving from 1951 until his death. ... In Mormonism, the President of the Church is the head of a Latter Day Saint denomination or church. ... 1951 was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... 1970 was a common year starting on Thursday. ...
Church refers to a religious organization claiming a monopoly on knowledge of the sacred, having a highly structured or formalized dogma and hierarchy, but also being flexible about membership requirements as the organization attempts to minister to the secular society of which it is a part.
Religious orders such as the Franciscans began as cults built around the presence of a charismatic leader who emphasized a life style dedicated to attaining high levels of spirituality.
During this period, young people were increasingly found living in various types of religious communes and engaging in unconventional behavior, such as speaking in tongues (glossolalia), faith healing, meditating (often under the tutelage of a spiritual leader or guru), and following leaders that conventional society tended to look upon with suspicion and distaste.
Religiously, the mother was far more involved than her husband, the difference in regular religious participation between the addict's parents being twice that for the control's parents....
Religiousleaders, who should be in the forefront of moral and spiritual renewal, have been cowed into a strange timidity.
Many religiousleaders, with the best of intentions, have concentrated on the material aspects of their work, forgetting that the most powerful help they can give is in the spiritual dimension, and that this has a significant effect on material well-being.
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