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Faith and Culture in Dialogue: a Reflective Theological Synthesis

Prior, John (2007) Faith and Culture in Dialogue: a Reflective Theological Synthesis. In: Telling the Story of Jesus in Asia: A Celebration of Faith and Life at the First Asian Mission Conference. Asian Trading Corporation, Bangalore, pp. 315-325. ISBN 8170864003


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This paper aims to give a theological synthesis to the work of the week-long Asian Mission Congress with over one thousand participants held in Chiangmai, Thailand in 2006. The paper highlights eight concerns, namely 1) life issues, 2) values and identity, 3) compassion not consumerism, 4) cross-cultural encounter, 5) language, 6) mutuality and complementarity, 7) inter-faith relations, 8) uprooted migrant communities

Item Type: Book Chapters
Repository Version: Author's Final Manuscript
Keywords: Asian Mission Congress, Chiangmai, Thailand, 2006, life issues, values, identity, compassion, consumerism, cross-cultural encounter, language, inter-faith relations, uprooted migrant communities
Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220405 Religion and Society
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
Subjects: D - Pastoral Studies
C - Systematic Theology
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Cate Headey
Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2011 02:03
Last Modified: 14 Feb 2011 15:40
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/440

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