Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Montanism, the tenets of a very ascetic sect founded by Montanus of Phrygia in the second century, who believed in the inspiration of their founder, in the continuance of miraculous gifts, and in the near approach of the Millennium with the New Jerusalem at Peruza in Phrygia. They became extinct in the 4th century, except a Gaulish remnant which lasted into the 5th century.