Diaspora Christianities: Global Scattering and Gathering of South Asian Christians

Diaspora Christianities: Global Scattering and Gathering of South Asian Christians

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ISBN-13: 9781506447049
Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date: 01/15/2019
Pages: 200
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.00(d)

About the Author

Sam George, PhD, is a Global Catalyst for Diasporas of the Lausanne Movement and executive director of Parivar International. He is a thought leader, sought-after speaker, community leader, and prolific writer. Of Indian origin, he now lives with his family in the northern suburbs of Chicago. He teaches diaspora and Christian missions in churches and seminaries all over the world.

Table of Contents

Foreword - Prof. Andrew F. Walls
1. Introduction, Sam George
2. A Biblical Reflection on Diaspora - Acts 17, Danny Moses
3. ÁCertain Men of Cypress and Cyrene in Acts: Diaspora Missionaries, Simon Samuel
4. Tamil Missionaries in East Africa and Burma in 19th Century, Daniel Jeyaraj
5. From Cane Cutter to Church Planters: Indian Church in South Africa, Godfrey Harold
6. Crossing Kala Pani: Overcoming Religious Baggage to Migration, Sam George
7. Indo-Caribbean Christian Diaspora, John Lewis
8. St. Thomas Christians of Singapore, George Joseph
9. South Asian Diaspora Christians in the Persian Gulf, T.V. Thomas
10. Intergenerational Differences within Indian American Churches, Prema Kurien
11. ""I Still Call Australia Home"": Faith Negotiation in Australia, Jonathan James
12. Global Telugu Christian Diaspora, Joseph Paturi
13. Zomi Diaspora of Northeast Indian Christians, Jamang Ngal Pau
14. Sindhi Christians in Diaspora, Mahatani & Shivdasani
15. Persecution and Pakistani Christians Diaspora in Canada, Rashid Gill
16. Diaspora Dilemmas: Moral Issues Facing Indian Christians, Thomas Kulanjiyil
17. Remittances Trends in South Asia: An Empirical Analysis, Jeffery Jacob
18. Cultural Hybridity: South Asian Diaspora Literature, Reena Thomas
19. Death in Diaspora Settings: Reincarnation, Oblivion or Heaven?, Bobby Bose
20. Conclusion: A Coat of Many Colors, Sam George
Appendix - Infographics and Table on South Asian Diaspora, Mathew Thomas

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