Its largest groups are the Roman Catholic Church, the Eastern Orthodox churches, and the Protestant churches; in addition to these churches there are several independent churches of Eastern Christianity as well as numerous sects throughout the world.
See also This article first considers the nature and development of the Christian religion, its ideas, and its institutions.
It has become the largest of the world’s religions.
Geographically the most widely diffused of all faiths, it has a constituency of more than 2 billion believers.
Hence a date for the Didache in its present form later than the second century must be considered unlikely, and a date before the end of the first century probable. 175): "The Didache is a text that gives instruction on how a Christian community should treat itinerant Christian prophets.
It was written sometime in the late first or early second century and gives good evidence for a structured church's shift in orientation away from spirit-possession.
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Attitudes towards the Bible also differ amongst Christian groups.
It has been depicted by scholars as anything between the original of the Apostolic Decree (c.
50 AD) and a late archaising fiction of the early third century.
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