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John Paul II and Interreligious Dialogue

John Paul II and Interreligious Dialogue

by Byron L. Sherwin
     
 

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In the first book to explore Pope John Paul II's view on interreligious dialogue, leading scholars from Buddhism, Islam, and Judaism respond to his writings and speeches on their respective traditions, and the relationship between those faiths and Catholicism.

Contributors:

-Pope John Paul II

-The XIV Dalai Lama

-Robert Aitken

-Masao Abe

-Jose

Overview

In the first book to explore Pope John Paul II's view on interreligious dialogue, leading scholars from Buddhism, Islam, and Judaism respond to his writings and speeches on their respective traditions, and the relationship between those faiths and Catholicism.

Contributors:

-Pope John Paul II

-The XIV Dalai Lama

-Robert Aitken

-Masao Abe

-Jose Ignacio Cabezon

-David M. Gordis

-Mahmoud Ayoub

-Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabi

-Michael L. Fitzgerald

-Wayne Teasdale

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781597524049
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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Ari Goldman
A stirring testament to John Paul II's courage and the openess of other faiths to be active partners in dialogue.

Meet the Author

Harold Kasimow, a Holocaust survivor, is the George Drake Professor of Religious Studies at Grinnell College in Iowa. He is the author of 'Divine-Human Encounter'.

Byron L. Sherwin is Distinguished Service Professor of Jewish Philosophy and Mysticism and Director of Doctoral Programs at Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies. He is the author of 'Crafting the Soul' and 'Sparks Amidst the Ashes'.

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