SOCIAL STRUCTURES

(RELIGION)

GENERAL

Social Organisation. The people in a society considered as a system organized by a characteristic pattern of relationships.

CHRISTIANITY

This depends on the Church. In Catholicism there is a strong hierarchical structure. The Pope is the head of the Church. Sacred persons are the Saints of the Church, such as St. Francis.

JUDAISM

The Rabbi is the learned teacher of the synagogue there is also a Council of Elders who ensure its smooth running.