– Terms – Heresy
means a controversial belief, especially in a religion, that conflicts with
Heresy comes from a Greek word which means choice.
is a person who commits heresy, who beliefs in such controversial beliefs.
- In the
early days of Christianity, Christians who believed only in Gospels of New
Testament considered themselves as
Christians, correct believers.
considered other Christians of that time, known as Gnostics who also believed
in other Gospels, as heretics.
- The main
difference between these two sects was that Gnostics didn't take orders from
reason Vatican eventually created Islam to wipe out Gnostics from North Africa.