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. Religion scholar Diana Eck is director of the Pluralism Project, which seeks to map the new religious diversity of the United States, particularly. Encountering God has ratings and 27 reviews. Ellyn said: This book was inspired by the author’s experiences growing up a Methodist in Montana and the.. .
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Encountering God: A Spiritual Journey from Bozeman to Banaras – Diana L. Eck – Google Books
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Booklist Review A beautiful apologia. The Meaning of God’s Manyness — 4. Above all, Encountering God instructs us in the urgent need for dialogue among the world’s faiths as we bozemann the twenty-first century.
Encountering God: A Spiritual Journey from Bozeman to Banaras by Diana L. Eck
Eck Snippet view – No trivia or quizzes yet. She reveals how juorney own encounters with other religions have shaped and enlarged her Christian faith toward a bold new Christian pluralism.
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.
Discovering the Incarnation in India — 5. Kind of an apologia for the World Council of Churches ecumencial viewpoint. Nathan Witt rated it it was amazing Mar 13, Apr 23, Mary rated it it was amazing. She was a Christian writing for Christians, so if you’re not Christian this could piss you off in some places, if you are Christian please don’t take everything she says about other wisdom traditions tod be ultimate truth.
Cut-and-dried comparisons of the world’s great religions. I liked the author’s combination of personal story and academic presentation — it lengthens the book but strengthens her argument.
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Encountering God : a spiritual journey from Bozeman to Banaras
An honest if condescending attempt to encourage interfaith dialogue. Trivia About Encountering God Is only one religion true? With this account of her life journey, Eck will be incorporated in the list of twentieth-century interpreters who have journej the conversations of men and women dedicated to the interior life. There are no reviews yet.
Encountering God: A Spiritual Journey from Bozeman to Banaras
The Breath of God: Oct 20, MacK rated it it was ok Shelves: The book spends a considerable amount of time describing Hindu beliefs and practice, and I think the texture, vibrancy, and mystery of Hinduism is trom brought to light, which is cool because it is a hard religion for many Westerners myself included to grasp. This book was inspired by the author’s experiences growing up a Methodist in Montana and then traveling to Banaras Varanasi in India as a college student, where she studied and learned about Hinduism.
Good book overall, Eck isn’t always clear when she’s leaving a “History of Religions” approach to her subjects and going into either personal reflection although that’s mostly clear or her own Theology Selected pages Table of Contents.
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No eBook available Amazon. I am glad she called it to boezman attention, this is a wonderful discussion of the theology of, need for, and aims of interfaith dialogue. Personally it is kind of a stretch for me, but her honesty about her own movement between the inclusivist and pluralist points on the spectrum helped.