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Anglican Relations with Islam

Michael Nazir-Ali.

in The Oxford Handbook of Anglican Studies

October 2015; p ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Christianity; Islam; Interfaith Relations. 7941 words.

Anglican relations with Islam and with Muslims are rooted in the long history of Christian contact with the world of Islam. There has been mutual recognition and cooperation during the...

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Beyond the God/Man Duo: Globalization, Feminist Theology, and Religious Subjectivity

Ellen T. Armour.

in The Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theology

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies; Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 5379 words.

This chapter considers analyses offered by three important feminist scholars, working in different religious traditions, who attend to specific forms of women's religiosity. In Changing the...

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Biblical Hermeneutics in the Context of Post-Anglicanism

Kim Micah Eun-Kya.

in The Oxford Handbook of Anglican Studies

October 2015; p ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 6931 words.

This chapter searches the new identity of Post-Anglicanism beyond Anglicanism in the age of the global empires. The British Empire and Anglicanism were a two-wheeled vehicle during the...

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Catholic Theology and Other Religions

Michael Barnes.

in The Oxford Handbook of Catholic Theology

March 2019; p ublished online October 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Religion; Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 5707 words.

This chapter considers Catholic theology’s response to non-Christian faiths. It argues that the ‘theology of religions’ is not a locus of theological reflection distinct from Christology or...

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Chinese Christologies

K. K. Yeo.

in The Oxford Handbook of Christology

September 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Philosophy of Religion; Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 7215 words.

The chapter surveys the historical landscape of Chinese Christologies since the Tang dynasty, noting how the images of Christ relate to and impact specific cultural contexts. It also...

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Christian Communities in China

Richard Madsen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions

October 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Interfaith Relations; Christianity; East Asian Religions. 2017 words.

Christianity in China is a relatively new import from the West. During the seventeenth century, European missionary orders, especially the Jesuits and Dominicans, entered China and began...

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Christian Communities in South Asia

Ainslie T. Embree.

in The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions

October 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Interfaith Relations; Christianity. 7466 words.

The many Christian communities of South Asia were all deeply embedded in the complex civilizations of the subcontinent. Today, these communities number some thirty million people in India,...

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Christian Communities in Southeast Asia

Tara Villalba Munson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Global Religions

October 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Interfaith Relations; Christianity. 3555 words.

Christianity in Southeast Asia is part of a rich tapestry of global religious traditions that include Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam. In mainland Southeast Asia, Christianity competes with...

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Church of Ireland Missions to Roman Catholics, c.1700–1800

Andrew Sneddon.

in The Oxford Handbook of the British Sermon 1689-1901

October 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 8680 words.

This article explores Church of Ireland sermons in the eighteenth century. Anglican sermons provide insights on the changing views of Irish Catholics, in particular how and why their...

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Considering Hermeneutics, Method, and Cultural Diversity in Anglican and Episcopal Contexts

Marion Grau.

in The Oxford Handbook of Anglican Studies

October 2015; p ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Christianity; Interfaith Relations. 6273 words.

The history and continuing presence of British colonialism are inseparable from the past and present shape of the Anglican world. This has meant the spreading of a localized, specific form...

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