George D. Chryssides is Visiting Research Fellow at York St John University (UK), having been Head of Religious Studies at the University of Wolverhampton from 2001 until 2008. He has written extensively on new religious movements, especially Jehovah’s Witnesses. Recent publications include Historical Dictionary of Jehovah’s Witnesses (2008), The Bloomsbury Companion to New Religious Movements (co-edited with Benjamin E. Zeller, 2014), and Jehovah’s Witnesses: Continuity and Change (2016). He is Area Editor for New Christian Churches and Movements in De Gruyter’s Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception. Visit George’s website or follow him on Twitter.
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