Religions of the Book
The Annual Publication of the College Theology Society (1991)
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Publisher: University Press of America
Number of Pages: 352
Width: 15.8 cm
Height: 23.1 cm
This collection of essays from the 38th meeting of the College Theology Society addresses the roles of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in contemporary society. It also includes complementary essays on a wide range of religious topics. Contents: Introduction, Gerard S. Sloyan; The Exile of Redemption in Judaism, Susannah Heschel; The Bridge of Partnership: Christians, Jews, and Muslims as Participants in the Struggle for World Transformation, Joseph W. Delvin; Islam and Christianity: Between Tolerance and Acceptance, Mahmoud Ayqub; The Two-Handed God: Communion, Community, and Contours for Dialogue, Ralph De Colle; Tanakh, Bible, and Qur'an: Assumptions and Methods of Interpretation, Alice L. Laffey; Social and Religious Pluralism and the Catholicity of the Church, Terence L. Nichols; Interreligious Tension: A Psychological Perspective, Frederick Keck; Reconsidering the Relationship of Sin and Death, Bernard P. Prusack; People of the Book: Basis for Muslim-Christian Dialogue?, William Cenkner, O.P.; Karl Rahner in Dialogue with Judaism and Islam: Assessment, Peter C. Phan; God and Creation in Judaism and Islam, and Today's Feminist Critique of Patriarchy, Richard J. Beauchesne; Judaism's Influence Upon the Syriac Christians of the Third and Fourth Centuries, Frederick G. McLeod, S.J.; Sanctity of Life in Catholic and Jewish Thought: Convergence and Divergence, Patricia Talone; Biblical Hermeneutics and Divorce, Alice L. Laffey; On The Restructuring of American Religion: An Analysis and Critique, Peter Hiff; The Life, Social Thought, and Work of Joseph Caspar Husslein, S.J., Stephen A. Werner; E=MC2 and "God was in Christ Renconciling the World to Himself": An Unbridgeable Chasm?, Elizabeth Newman; "From the Most Ancient Times": Lessons from Israel to the Ninth Century Christian Aristocracy, Marie Anne Mayeski; The Unity and Diversity of Affections: Schleiermacher on World Religions, Robert T. Cornelison; Tropics of Autobiographical Discourse: An Examination of Newman's Apologia, C.J.T. T