Function performed by or expected of individual churches or the church as an institution. See the Descriptor "Role of Religion" for material related to the role of religion, as a belief system or faith tradition.
Category: Social Processes and Structures
Broader TermsInstitutional Role
Use this term instead ofChurch Action
Related TermsChurch Programs
Role of Religion
State Church Separation
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966