1 edition of Theology of religions found in the catalog.
Theology of religions
|Other titles||Théologie des religions.|
|Series||Studia missionalia ;, 42|
|Contributions||Pontificia Università gregoriana.|
|LC Classifications||BL80.2 .T44 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 394 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||394|
|LC Control Number||94117487|
Religious studies is the academic field of multi-disciplinary, secular study of religious beliefs, behaviors and institutions. It describes, compares, interprets, and explains religion, emphasising systematic, historically-based, and cross-cultural perspectives. Subcategories. This category has the following 10 subcategories, out of 10 total. The theology of religions is the branch of theology (mostly represented by Christian, Hindu, Islamic and Jewish theology) and religious studies that attempts to theologically evaluate the phenomena of religions. Three important schools within Christian part of this field are pluralism, inclusivism, and exclusivism, which describe the relation of other religious traditions to Christianity and attempt to .
The book distinguishes between the power of narrative in biblical theology and the power of application in systematic theology, but also emphasizes the importance of their collaboration in ministry. Having laid the foundation for pastoral ministry, Lawrence uses the three tools to build a biblical theology, telling the entire story of the Bible. Religious texts are texts related to a religious tradition. They differ from literary texts by being a compilation or discussion of beliefs, mythologies, ritual practices, commandments or laws, ethical conduct, spiritual aspirations, and for creating or fostering a religious community. The relative authority of religious texts develops over time and is derived from the ratification.
Cambridge has been publishing in the field of religious studies since , making our programme one of the oldest and most prestigious in the world. We publish books and journals on a wide range of religions and topics, from church history and theology, to biblical studies and religious ethics. A Trinitarian Theology of Religions An Evangelical Proposal Gerald R. McDermott and Harold A. Netland. Critically evaluates more than forty years of Christian treatments of religious others, and proposes a direction for the future; Charts the boundaries of evangelical orthodox, but also challenges evangelicals to move beyond parochial positions.
Employing the use of a dialogue between "Phil" (philosophy) and "Grace" (theology), Hick explores the validity of other religions and Christianity's place among them. Offering good reasons for why the traditional stance that Christianity is the only true religion is Cited by: An Introduction to the Theology of Religions is a well-written and very useful resource for anyone engaging this field.
Due to its encyclopedic nature, it would be tedious to review the entire book. Therefore, this review will highlight some positive features and offer a few by: 8.
On the basis of an historical and phenomenological study of the world religions, this book examines what the scriptures, tradition, and the teaching of the Catholic Church have to say about the ultimate meaning and value of the non-Christian religions, and how Catholics are to relate to the adherents of the other religions with understanding and : Eugene F.
Gorski. Theology of Religions: A Sourcebook for Interreligious Study. What should Catholics and indeed all followers of Jesus think about the other great religions of the world: Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Islam, Zoroastrianism, Jainism, Daoism, Sikhism, Shinto.
His books include Pneumatology (Baker), Christology (Baker), Toward a Pneumatological Theology (UPA), An Introduction to Ecclesiology (InterVarsity Press), Trinity and Religious Pluralism (Ashgate), The Doctrine of God (Baker), and One with God (Liturgical Press).
Suggested books for adults, teens, & kids on theology, religion, and spirituality. About books: Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan wrote about the miracle of books and their contribution to human development: "For 99 percent of the tenure of humans on earth, nobody could. Since first Thomas Aquinas defined theology as revelation, or the rational elucidation of revealed truth, the idea of revelation has played a fundamental role in the history of western theology.
This book provides a new and detailed investigation of the concept, examining its nature, sources, and limitations in all five of the major scriptural religions of the world: Christianity, Judaism. The dialogue partners in the discussion are Paul F. Knitter, Paul Tillich Professor of Theology, World Religions, and Culture at Union Theological Seminary, and Harold A Netland, professor of Author: Domenic Marbaniang.
Religion is a cultural system that establishes symbols that relate humanity to spirituality and moral values. Many religions have narratives, symbols, traditions and sacred histories that are intended to give meaning to life or to explain the origin of life or the universe.
Religion Online is designed to assist teachers, scholars and general “seekers” who are interested in exploring religious issues. Its aim is to develop an extensive library of resources, representing many different points of view, but all written from the perspective of sound scholarship.
A Christian Theology of Religions: The Rainbow of Faiths. John Hick. One of the most useful aspects of this book, which began as the Auburn lectures at Union Theological Seminary in New York, is Hick's discussion of the etiquette of controversy.
It is not 1/5(1). Theology is the critical study of concepts of God and of the nature of religious ideas. It is taught as an academic discipline, typically in universities, seminaries and schools of divinity.
Knitter's book, less of his own research and more of a review of the literature in theology of religions, is designed to be a textbook introduction to the field. He covers four models for how Christians looks at other religious traditions: replacement, fulfillment, mutuality, and acceptance.
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This book focuses more on ‘theology of religions’ (plural) than on ‘theology of religion’ (singular). The main objective of the book is to present a variety of perspectives on how theology of religions Author: Jaco Beyers, Ronald Allen Baatsen, Tessa Freeman, Johannes Janse van Rensburg, Wilhelmina Magdalena.
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Oliver Burkeman. @oliverburkeman. This book is theology so there is interpenetration and points of view which the reader must decide on. This book is a great resource to have for any questions you may have on religion.
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It is one of the most interesting books that explores Christian mysticism and prayer life and it grows out of venerable tradition of pseudo-dionysius. 1. Christianity ( billion followers) - The Holy Bible (Old Testament and New Testament) 2. Islam ( billion followers) - The Quran 3. Hinduism (1 billion followers) - The Vedas 4.
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