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Title Sino-Christian Theology : a Theological Qua Cultural Movement in Contemporary China / Pan-chiu Lai ; Jason Lam (eds.)
Published Frankfurt am Main : Peter Lang, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 237 pages)
Series Studien zur interkulturellen Geschichte des Christentums ; v. 152 = Studies in the intercultural history of Christianity ; v. 152 = Etudes d'histoire interculturelle du christianisme, 0170-9240 ; v. 152
Studien zur interkulturellen Geschichte des Christentums ; v. 152
Contents Retrospect and prospect of Sino-Christian theology : an introduction / Lai Pan-chiu and Jason T.S. Lam -- The emergence of scholars studying Christianity in mainland China / Jason T.S. Lam -- Historical reflections on "Sino-Christian Theology" / Li Qiuling -- The "cultural Christians" phenomenon in China : a Hong Kong discussion / Peter K.H. Lee -- Conceptual differences between Hong Kong and Chinese theologians : a study of the "cultural Christians" controversy / Chan Shun-hing -- Theological translation and transmission between China and the West / Lai Pan-chiu -- The value of theology in humanities : possible approaches to Sino-Christian theology / Yang Huilin -- Sino-Christian theology : the unfolding of "Dao" in the Chinese language context / Zhang Qingxiong -- The paradigm shift : from Chinese theology to Sino-Christian theology : a case study on Liu Xiaofeng / Chin Ken-pa -- Sino-Christian theology, Bible, and Christian tradition / Lai Pan-chiu -- Messianic predestination in Romans 8 and classical Confucianism / Yeo Khiok-khng -- Reflection on enlightenment : a proposal of the focus of Sino-Christian theology / Lin Hong-Hsin -- Appendix : preliminary survey on the new generation of scholars of Christian studies in mainland China / Gao Xin
Summary "Sino-Christian theology" usually refers to an intellectual movement emerged in Mainland China since the late 1980s. The present volume aims to provide a self-explaining sketch of the historical development of this theological as well as cultural movement. In addition to the analyses on the theoretical issues involved and the articulations of the prospect, concrete examples are also offered to illustrate the characteristics of the movement
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes In English
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Subject Theology -- China
Christianity -- China
Christianity and other religions -- China
RELIGION -- Christian Theology -- History.
Religion and beliefs.
Interfaith relations.
China -- Religious life and customs
Form Electronic book
Author Lai, Pan-Chiu
Lam, Jason
ISBN 9783653001655