Elaine Pagels Quote: “People who study the way religions…”

People who study the way religions develop have shown that if you have a charismatic teacher, and you don’t have an institution develop around that teacher within about a generation to transmit succession within the group, the movement just dies.

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Name: Elaine Pagels
Profession: Historian
Nationality: American
Birthday: February 13, 1943
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