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Orality: The Not-So-Silent Issue in Mission Theology

Prior, Randall (2011) Orality: The Not-So-Silent Issue in Mission Theology. International Bulletin of Missionary Research, 35 (3). pp. 143-147. ISSN 0272-6122


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The article focuses on the potential help of orality and oral theology in the advancement of Christian missions around the world. The author explores the role of oral theology in the delivery of theological education, particularly in areas where oral cultures dominate. He adds that the entire Christian community should start to consider oral theology as a method of spreading Christianity and connecting with God.

Item Type: Published Articles
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: Orality, Theology, Christianity, Missions, Christian communities, mediation between God & Man
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: Strategic Basic Research
Subjects: B - Biblical Studies, general
College/Association with University of Divinity: UFT-UCTC: United Faculty of Theology - Uniting Church Theological College
Depositing User: Dr Suman Kashyap
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2014 03:09
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2014 02:39
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1393

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