In The Shadow Of The Mahatma / Edition 1

In The Shadow Of The Mahatma / Edition 1

by Susan Billington Harper
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802846432

ISBN-13: 9780802846433

Pub. Date: 01/17/2000

Publisher: Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company

Based on hitherto untapped primary sources, including diocesan records and vernacular oral histories expressed in both stories and songs, this volume not only provides the first critical study of Bishop Azariah's life but also offers important - at times challenging - insights for those interested in modern India and the place of Christianity within it.

Overview

Based on hitherto untapped primary sources, including diocesan records and vernacular oral histories expressed in both stories and songs, this volume not only provides the first critical study of Bishop Azariah's life but also offers important - at times challenging - insights for those interested in modern India and the place of Christianity within it.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802846433
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/17/2000
Series:
Studies in the History of Christian Missions
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
504
Product dimensions:
1.01(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

    Introduction

    PART I: THE RISE

  1. Local Background: Secure Roots and a Spiritual Core
  2. Pan-Asian Ecumenism: A Vision beyond Nations
  3. Indigenous National Base: A Nonpolitical Missionary
  4. PART II: THE REIGN

  5. Bishop in the British Empire: Church-State Conflict under the Raj
  6. Bishop in the Indian Church: Race and Identity Formation
  7. Bishop in Andhra: Local Transformation through Conversion
  8. PART III: THE RESOLUTIONS

  9. Overcoming Divisions in Christendom
  10. Overcoming Caste and Culture in India
  11. PART IV: THE RIFT

  12. The Conflict with Gandhi and Political Nationalism
  13. Conclusion
    Bibliography
    Index

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