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Buddhologie und Christologie. Unterwegs zu einer kollaborativen Theologie

May, John D'Arcy (2014) Buddhologie und Christologie. Unterwegs zu einer kollaborativen Theologie. Salzburger theologische Studien, 50 . Tyrolia Verlag, Salzburg. 159pp. ISBN 978-3-7022-3348-8

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    There are immediately obvious parallels between the ways Buddhist and Christian faith have been systematised, but the differences are also profound. Buddhists are now starting to use the term 'theology', even though strictly speaking God does not appear in Buddhism. Incarnation, Trinity, mercy and grace, social ethics and attitudes to nature may all be correlated, to the point where some people regard themselves as both Buddhists and Christians. A methodology for theological collaboration is yet to be worked out, but the prospect is opening up.

    Item Type: Books / Monographs
    Repository Version: Metadata Only
    Keywords (separated by commas): Buddhism, Christianity, theology, doctrine, bodhisattva, ethics, nature, dual belonging
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220402 Comparative Religious Studies
    22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2299 Other Philosophy and Religious Studies > 229999 Philosophy and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified
    Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Type of Activity: Strategic Basic Research
    Subject Area(s): C - Systematic Theology
    A - World Religions
    Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
    Depositing User: Dr John D'Arcy May
    Date Deposited: 05 Jul 2016 14:43
    Last Modified: 20 Sep 2016 13:53
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2072

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