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The Im-Possibility of Interreligious Dialogue

The Im-Possibility of Interreligious Dialogue

by Catherine Cornille
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824524640

ISBN-13: 9780824524647

Pub. Date: 10/01/2008

Publisher: Crossroad Publishing Company


In the face of competing religious claims in our shrinking world, many turn to dialogue as a hopeful way of fostering understanding and reducing violence. But why does actual dialogue so often fail? This provocative essay investigates the possibilities and limits of interreligious dialogue. By showing the significant obstacles for dialogue within Christianity, the

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In the face of competing religious claims in our shrinking world, many turn to dialogue as a hopeful way of fostering understanding and reducing violence. But why does actual dialogue so often fail? This provocative essay investigates the possibilities and limits of interreligious dialogue. By showing the significant obstacles for dialogue within Christianity, the book also proposes ways in which these obstacles may be overcome from within. Major themes include Humility, Conviction, Interconnection, Empathy, and Generosity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824524647
Publisher:
Crossroad Publishing Company
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
1,244,183
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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