The growth of religious and interreligious literacy is necessary to foster interreligious relations through classes, reading assignments, visits to local communities, and an analysis of case studies, students will be prepared to effectively become interreligious bridge-builders in an increasingly multi-religious world by the end. Unesco chair in inter-cultural and inter-religious relations (683), established in 2005 at the school of political and social inquiry, faculty of arts, monash university, clayton (australia) fields/disciplines sociology of religion, intercultural dialogue, religious studies, political sciences objectives the purpose of the chair. Evangelisation brisbane seeks to support ecumenical efforts and inter-religious relations. Chair: rev dr reynaldo leão “léo” neto (methodist church in britain) the inter -religious relations committee is charged with working to advance genuine open and loving relationships between member churches of the council and peoples of other religions, by exchanging news, information, ideas and resources.
The foundation for studies in world christianity and interreligious relations ( swir) promotes studies and publications on relationships between western and non-western christians, and between christians and believers of other faiths the foundation was established by the department of systematic theology and. Interreligious relations ajc builds powerful coalitions with religious leaders and their communities worldwide ajc has a long and successful history of building strong relationships with other religious groups locally, nationally, and internationally, we partner with christian, muslim, hindu, buddhist, sikh, and jain. Rsis event reports citc programme event report 2017 rsis working papers wp305 | engaging religion with pragmatism: the singapore state's management of social issues and religious tensions in the 1980s by mohammad alami musa more working papers rsis books and monographs. Course content the course will explore different aspects of interreligious relations in today's global context, with some emphasis on muslim-christian relations how can we understand the relation between faith, gender and politics, when people of different religions are involved in conflict or engage each other in dialogue.
Inter-religious relations: judaism, christianity and islam 75ects middle eastern and north african studies ii, first cycle, spring 2018 teacher: emmanouela grypeou ([email protected]) course description this course offers an historical overview of the relations between judaism, christianity and. The archdiocese of chicago's office for ecumenical and interreligious affairs defines the difference between ecumenical, interfaith, and interreligious relations, as follows: ecumenical as relations and prayer with other christians , interfaith as relations with members of the 'abrahamic faiths' (jewish and muslim.
The aim of the series is to publish scholarly works on christianity and other religions from the perspective of interactions within and between them all publications are peer-reviewed studies in world christianity and interreligious relatio see more issn: 18739229 studies in world christianity and interreligious relations. The church, therefore, urges its sons and daughters to enter with prudence and charity into discussion and collaboration with members of other religions ( second vatican council: declaration on the relation of the church to non- christian religions, nostra aetate, 28 october 1965 #2) inter-religious relations within the.
This collection of essays by array of international scholars addresses some aspects of the issues of religious stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination and offers solutions through discussions of method, terminology and definitions regarding interreligious relations, the political implications in. Ecumenical considerations preface in 1971, the wcc formed its sub-unit on dialogue with people of living faiths and ideologies from its inception the sub- unit on dialogue has worked in close collaboration with its counterpart in the roman catholic church, the pontifical council for interreligious dialogue today a. “as you have sent me into the world, so i have sent them into the world” (john 17: 18) as disciples, we seek to testify to the love of god in jesus christ our lord, to embody that love in the world, and to respond to the leading of god's holy spirit we seek god's grace in our common effort to understand ever more fully how to.
Interreligious dialogue is defined as: all positive and constructive interreligious relations with individuals and communities of faith which are directed at mutual understanding and enrichment, in obedience to truth and respect for freedom dialogue and proclamation 1991 (a document of the catholic church). Elizabeth amoah from the university of ghana gave a lecture at the international interfaith centre (iic) on african indigenous religions and inter-religious relationship amoah contended that indigenous african religions provide an alternate model for religious pluralism and noted that the world council of churches has. Latest-news-widget title=latest news program=public theology & interreligious relations /][latest-blog-posts program=public theology & interreligious relations /][events-widget program=public theology & interreligious relations /.
[con_position][address][suburb] [state] [postcode]t: [telephone]f: [fax]e: [email_to] chairmanbishop christopher c prowse membersbishop terence curtinbishop robert rabbatbishop william j wright secretariatsecretariat for church life advised. This volume presents international perspectives on interreligious dialogue, with a particular focus on how this can be found or understood within biblical. Information and discussion on issues surrounding interfaith marriage in the jewish community, including family questions, raising children, and more.