Jesus Imandars and Christ Bhaktas: Report from Two Field Studies of Interreligious Hermeneutics and Identity in Globalized Christianity

J�rgensen, Jonas Adelin
October 2009
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Oct2009, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p171
Academic Journal
The article presents the result of the two field studies which assess the issues of contextualization and syncretism among Christians in a Muslim society in Dhaka, Bangladesh and Hindu society in Chennai, India. The study found that the utilization of interreligious hermeneutics plays an essential role in understanding the relation between Christianity and other religion. The author suggests that empirical studies are essential to missiologists in understanding contextualization in Christianity.


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