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problem of Christianity in multi-religious societies of today

the Bible in a world of many faiths

by Tord Fornberg

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Christianity and other religions.,
  • Religious pluralism -- Christianity.,
  • Religions -- Relations.,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Religions -- Relations -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Religious pluralism -- Christianity -- Biblical teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-287) and indexes.

    StatementTord Fornberg.
    SeriesToronto studies in theology ;, v. 70
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR127 .F67 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p. ;
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL810415M
    ISBN 100773488774, 088946975X
    LC Control Number95047266

    The lightening of restrictions on immigration starting s allowed for new waves of diverse immigration to America. As recent immigrant religious groups become more established in America they often build places of worship by either blending with existing organizations or forming new ones. Recent developments have thus created new opportunities and challenges for the American experiment in. The "Too Multi-Religious" hypothesis. The Spanish Inquisition (Inquisición Española) is interpretable as a response to the multi-religious nature of Spanish society following the reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula from the Muslim Moors. After invading in , large areas of the Iberian Peninsula were ruled by Muslims until , afterwards Type: Tribunal under the election of the Spanish .

    African religions, religious beliefs and practices of the peoples of should be noted that any attempt to generalize about the nature of “African religions” risks wrongly implying that there is homogeneity among all African fact, Africa is a vast continent encompassing both geographic variation and tremendous cultural diversity. Islam today is facing challenges from within and from the wider world. The critical problems are the fundamental tensions within Islam. The attitudes and criticisms common in the outside world can be ignored as misguided or hostile, but the tensions within Islam throughout the world must be confronted. Thanks for the A2A, Well, here goes: Advantages: Religion has all the answers. It gives one justification to look no further for explanation. It gives one a sense of importance, a superiority over others. It defines ground rules, it sets about a.

    It should not be impossible for multicultural and multi-religious societies that experience resurgence of religiosity to engage in preservation of diverse cultural heritage. This lecture explores how cultural preservation initiatives may become joint endeavors of secular and religious communities. While classically posited as the separation of religion from public life, it is suggested that the contemporary secular public sphere in multicultural contexts has become a habitat for interfaith dialogue. Looking at dynamics in classical secular theory as well as some recent theorists of secularism and multiculturalism, most particularly Jürgen Habermas, Charles Taylor, Tariq Modood, and Author: Paul Hedges. At the heart lies the question of how Jesus relates to the religions of the world and the nature of Christ’s and our mission in the world. In the early s, W. A. Visser’t Hooft, in No Other Name, explained that syncretism, much more than atheism, was the major challenge to the Christian church.


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