Religion scholar Diana Eck is director of the Pluralism Project, which seeks to map the In this tenth-anniversary edition of Encountering God, Eck shows why . Religion scholar Diana Eck is director of the Pluralism Project, which seeks to map the new religious diversity of the United States, particularly the increasing. In these excerpts from her new book, Diana Eck describes her own theological journey – from Bozeman, Montana, to Banaras, India, from the Gallatin River to.
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This is a diaja book to read – wise, lucid and balanced. One of the members of a small interfaith dialog group to which I belong suggested we all read this book.
Encountering God: A Spiritual Journey from Bozeman to Banaras by Diana L. Eck
Questions from the Passage to India. The Way to Love: May 29, Ellyn rated it liked it Shelves: She reveals how her own encounters with other religions have shaped and enlarged her Christian faith toward a bold new Christian pluralism. Get to Know Us. The centerpiece of the encounterihg is her argument for religious and spiritual pluralism. Apr 23, Mary rated it it was amazing. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Contents Questions from the Passage to India. She was a Christian writing for Christians, so if you’re not Christian this enciuntering piss you off in some places, if you are Christian please don’t take everything she says about other wisdom traditions to be ultimate truth.
Chronicles the author’s journey from her Methodist childhood, through studying Hinduism in India, to embracing a pluralist encointering that allows her to simultaneously practice her own Christian faith and honor other world religions. Sep 11, Stephanie Curran rated sncountering it was amazing Shelves: After reading the first chapter I went out and bought my own copy! Eck Beacon Press- Religion – pages 1 Review https: Still, this book Kind of an apologia for the World Council of Churches ecumencial viewpoint.
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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. If you are a Christian, then it will help explain aspects of other religions – particularly Hinduism – that may be puzzling to you.
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. I am glad she called it to my attention, this is a wonderful discussion of the theology of, need for, and aims of interfaith dialogue.
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Encountering God: A Spiritual Journey from Bozeman to Banaras
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A hopeful and very personal account of Eck’s interfaith journey interwoven with the larger global dynamics of an interfaith world that we are only beginning to fathom and put into perspective. Eck explores her subject thoroughly and with great sensitivity.
Beacon Press- Religion – pages. In this tenth-anniversary edition of Encountering God, Eck shows why dialogue with people of other faiths remains crucial in today’s interdependent world–globally, nationally, and even locally.
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