Pastoral Psychology

, Volume 61, Issue 1, pp 47–61

Varieties of Political-religious Experiences


DOI: 10.1007/s11089-011-0383-2

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LaMothe, R.W. Pastoral Psychol (2012) 61: 47. doi:10.1007/s11089-011-0383-2


In this article, I consider the intersection of and interplay between the religious and political experience and conversion. More particularly, I identify and describe five types of political-religious experiences, which are represented in the lives of five public figures.



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.St. Meinrad School of TheologySt. MeinradUSA