Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Sect"

The meaning of "Sect" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does "Non-conformist sects of Christianity were challenging the state-dominated Church of England, and these new forms of Christianity were being severely repressed." mean?
A: @mizuki718: It means the "church of England" have a church that is controlled by the government/state, but there are sects/groups of Christians who don't agree with the "state church" so they were "challenging" the state church..so these people "who don't agree" with state church are being "restrained" from doing their activities.

non-comformist=doesn't conform

Example sentences using "Sect"

Q: Please show me example sentences with sect.
A: It means sector / section I believe. It’s an abbreviation

Synonyms of "Sect" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between sect and cult ?
A: oh hm so basically sect doesn't have a bad connotation, whereas cult does?

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