This sacramentalism was not unchallenged, as we have already seen from Plato himself.
He soon left his Bible for sacramentalism and all its concommitants.
But the error comes in confusing supernaturalism with sacramentalism.
Apostolical succession and sacramentalism may not have been in themselves progressive ideas.
Thus certain sectarian movements borrowed the sensationalism without the sacramentalism of Wesley.