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The Mystery of God in and through Hinduism

Kavunkal, Jacob (2008) The Mystery of God in and through Hinduism. In: Christian Theology in Asia. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 22-40,. ISBN 978-0-521-68183-4

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    Abstract

    The chapter shows how Christian Theology in Asia has to take into account the understanding of God in Hinduism and has to include a process of continuity in discontinuity. The argument progresses through a historical presentation of Christian approaches to the Mystery of God in the background of the Hindu understanding of the same, both intellectual type as well the mystical as represented by Abhishiktananda and Bede Griffiths

    Item Type: Book Chapters
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Religious Pluralism, Mystery of God in Hinduism, Saccidananda, Satpurusha, Contemplation
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
    Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
    Subject Area(s): D - Missiology
    Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
    Depositing User: Dr Jacob Kavunkal
    Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2014 11:07
    Last Modified: 12 Sep 2014 11:11
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1546

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