TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
J�rgensen, Jonas Adelin
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Oct2009, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p171
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
44750484

 

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