Encountering world religions

an Orthodox Christian perspective and parish study guide by Alexander Goussetis

Publisher: Light & Life Pub. in Minneapolis, MN

Written in English
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-140).

Statementby Alexander Goussetis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2009/40557 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination140 p. :
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23180032M
ISBN 109781933654225
LC Control Number2008932610
OCLC/WorldCa316097779

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Encountering World Religions enables Christians to better understand the beliefs and practices of their neighbors and to interact with them in ways that are both faithful and gracious. About the Book The diversity of the world's religions has come to the West, but believers are often ill-equipped for any kind of serious engagement with non-Christians.

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Christianity Encountering World Religions book. Read 5 reviews Encountering world religions book the world's largest community for readers. The current religious climate poses unique /5. By being uniquely Jewish, Brill's book is a distinctive contribution to the general discussion on how to make religious sense out of religious diversity.' - Paul Knitter, Paul Tillich Professor of Theology, World Religions Cited by: 6.

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Book Overview This superbly excellent study by the author who teaches a college world religions course, examines the world of religions from an Orthodox Christian perspective. Ideal for use as a parish study guide, it helps to contrast differences between Orthodox Christianity and Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Confucianism, Taoism, Judaism.

He says, “This book was written to introduce Christians to other religious traditions to help us relate our beliefs to people who embrace religions very different from our own” (p.

23). From this perspective, Encountering World Religions will help both formal students and lay students in their quest for understanding and cultural competence.

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Publication date Topics Religions, Parrinder, Geoffrey, Weltreligion PublisherPages: Judaism and World Religions Encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern Traditions.

Authors: Brill, A. Free PreviewBrand: Palgrave Macmillan US. Encountering World Religions A Christian Introduction (Book): Hexham, Irving: Zondervan HouseThe diversity of the world's religions has come to the West, but believers are often ill-equipped for any kind of serious engagement with non-Christians.

In Encountering World Religions, professor and author Irving Hexham introduces all the world's major religious traditions in a brief and. In Encountering World Religions, professor and author Irving Hexham introduces all the world's major religious traditions in a brief and understandable way.

Hexham outlines key beliefs and practices in each religion, while also providing guidance on how to think critically about them from the standpoint of Christian : Irving Hexham. Review: Christianity Encountering World Religions: The Practice of Mission in the Twenty-First Century User Review - Matt - Goodreads.

A brilliant and timely theology of mission, timed perfectly for the postmodern century in which we find ourselves. Muck and Adeney reboot our understanding of mission in a way which gets us past both Reviews: 1.

The diversity of the world's religions has come to the West, but believers are often ill-equipped for any kind of serious engagement with non-Christians. In Encountering World Religions, professor and author Irving Hexham introduces all the world's major religious traditions in a brief and understandable outlines key beliefs and.

The diversity of the world's religions has come to the West, but believers are often ill-equipped for any kind of serious engagement with non-Christians. In Encountering World Religions, professor and author Irving Hexham introduces all the world's major religious traditions in.

Given the unique religious climate of the twenty-first century and the challenges to Christian mission it poses, Christianity Encountering World Religions proposes a new, albeit very biblical, model for mission.

Specifically, it is a model for interacting with people of other faiths. Encounter offers educational and cultural encounters with the world's religions through informational and experiential learning. Online Discovery Week Due to Covid, Encounter is offering a.

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First Published January 1, Book Review Author: Calvin E. Shenk. Alexander Goussetis wrote Encountering World Religions: An Orthodox Christian Perspective and Parish Study Guide, which can be purchased at a lower price at Skip to content Search Button.

Review: Christianity Encountering World Religions: The Practice of Mission in the Twenty-First Century User Review - Matt - Goodreads. A brilliant and timely theology of mission, timed perfectly for the postmodern century in which we find ourselves.

Muck and Adeney reboot our understanding of mission in a way which gets us past both Reviews: 1. Encountering World Religions, Grand Rapids, Zondervan, Description This work supplements my earlier textbook, "Understanding World Religions," Grand Rapids, Zondervan,which was written for use by people in both Christian and secular colleges and universities.

This companion volume to Judaism and Other Religions provides the first extensive collection of traditional and academic Jewish approaches to the religions of the world, focusing on those Jewish thinkers that actually encounter the other world religions of Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism—that is, it moves beyond the theory of /5.

The Paperback of the Judaism and World Religions: Encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern Traditions by A. Brill at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.Welcome back to the first century --The experiential core of primal religions --Encountering African traditional religions --Africa's forgotten Christian heritage --The essence of Yogic religions --The way of the Buddha --The nothingness of Buddhism --The bewildering complexity of Hinduism --The enigma of Hinduism --The Abramic tradition --The.

The Spiral of Knowledge Acquisition: Learning about New Cultures and New Religions Experiencing: The Influence of Our Personal Histories Bracketing: Putting Convictions on Hold Encountering: Learning from a New Culture and Religion Evaluating: Appraising the New Culture and Religion from Our Christian Point of View Author: Terry C.

Muck.