Editors of this document:
Michael-Paul Gallagher, SJ, PONTIFICAL COUNCIL FOR CULTURE
Remi Hoeckman, OP, PONTIFICAL COUNCIL FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN UNITY
Ramon Macias Alatorre, CONGREGATION FOR THE EVANGELIZATION OF PEOPEES
Teresa Osorio Goncalves, PONTIFICAL COUNCIL FOR INTER-RELIGIOUS DIALOGUE
To assist those engaged in pastoral ministry and to provide access to documents of the Catholic Church which address sects and new religious movements, the Bishops' Committee for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs has recommended publication in English of Sects and New Religious Movements. An Anthology of Texts from the Catholic Church (1986-1994), prepared by the Working Group on New Religious Movements, Vatican City. The English translation of this anthology is authorized for publication by the undersigned.
Monsignor Dennis M. Schnurr General Secretary NCCB/USCC