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  • The Underground Church. Nonviolent Resistance to the Vatican Empire.
    Kautzer, Kathleen (2012)
    Leiden: Brill.

    Studies Call to Action, Voice of the Faithful, DignityUSA, Corps of Reerve Priests United for Service, Catholic Organizations for Renewal, Women's Ordination Conference, Women's Ordination Worldwide, Women-Church Convergence, Women's Alliance for Theology, Ethics and Ritual, Catholics for a Free Choice, & underground parishes.

    Associated Search Terms: Underground church; Voice of the Faithful; Liberal; Feminism; Dignity; Catholic, U.S.A.; Call to Action
  • An Interpretive Comparison of Elements of the Pentecostal and Underground Church Movements in American Catholicism.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1974)
    Sociological Analysis 35:1: 57-65.

    Based on 1969-73 participant observation in 16 underground church groups & 5 Catholic Pentecostal ones in New Jersey; notes few socio-economic contrasts between the 2, but many differences in responses to ambiguity & change.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Underground church; United States, New Jersey; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Toward a Sociological Interpretation of the "Underground Church" Movement.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1972)
    Review of Religious Research 14:1: 41-47.

    Based on participant observation in 16 underground churches in New Jersey: sees them as responses in modern society to certain problems of belief that maintain a stance resistant to secularism.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Underground church; Secularization; Participant observation
  • Les Groupes Spontanés dans l'Église Contemporaine: Réflexions Sociologiques.
    Houtart, François (1970)
    Communion 1: 60-73. [Also in Verbum caro 93 (1970): 43-60]

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Underground church
  • Little Churches Alongside the Church: A Study of Dissenting Religious Communities within Contemporary American Catholicism.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1970)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, New School for Social Research

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Dissent; United States, New Jersey; Underground church
  • The Underground Church: The Forms and Dynamics of Change in Contemporary Catholicism.
    Steeman, Theodore M. (1969)
    In Donald R. Cutler (ed.) The Religious Situation: 1969. Boston: Becon, pp. 713-748.

    Explains the context of informal Catholic mass celebrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Underground church; Social movement; Catholic, U.S.A.
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