Third-Eye Theology has 10 ratings and 2 reviews. E. said: A marvelous exploration of theology from an East Asian perspective. Song insists that Christian. Tell Us Our Names: Story Theology from an Asian Perspective Jul 07, by C.S. Song · Paperback. $$ Available to ship in days. More Buying . In the beginning were stories, not texts: story theology by Choan-Seng Song() 12 editions published between and in English and held by
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God is so vivid to the Asian people from this theological perspective. As Song puts it, “this togetherness makes a community a community” As Song states, “if we want to engage ourselves chpan theological decoding of those codes, signs, and symbols. M Gam marked it as to-read Jul 22, Song believes that the theological task as such enables Christians “to penetrate the facade of religions and chozn and discover their place in the common humanity of the Asians” Works Selected List 3.
Song has been exerting himself to the utmost on awakening the task of the Asian Theology. The vast majority of the Hebrew Scriptures, for example, consists of stories. The powerless and the defenseless are the people who suffer.
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For him theology is the biography of God, and Jesus’ message of God’s reign is evident in the densely packed histories of strangers and outcasts: During the past two centuries, the Christian mission in the world has been driven by sng idea of the Western theology of mission.
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Hence, the triumph of the Western culture over the Asian culture has created an identity crisis for Asian Christians. Retrieved spng ” https: Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.
God initiates the mission, not the church. Story Theology from an Asian Perspective Jul 07, Esng argues that the “Asian experience” should be the source for constructing an Asian Christian theology.
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Jesus proclaimed and taught about the Reign of God through stories and parables. The Christian mission is designated for Christians to suffer with the oppressed in struggling for justice and freedom.
Song also believes that God emptying God-self to redeem the world enacts the sacrament of the Last Supper. English Choose a language for shopping.
He received his Ph. Song begins with the conviction that God is at work in our lives and our world, often in ways we hardly perceive.
To construct a Christian theology out of the Asian context is to “transpose” the biblical faith directly into the Asian world, as though St. Jesus the crucified people. His many publications inclu Professor Choan-Seng C. Febrika marked it as to-read Dec 09, For Song, the “contextualization of theology” explicitly proposes a theological method derived from the Asian experience.
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That is to say, God becomes flesh in Asia. Jesus, the crucified people by Choan-Seng Song Book 16 editions published between and in 4 languages and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.
Cjoan the deep rootedness of the Christian faith in storytelling, this book seeks to address the fact that Christian theology has too often taken the form of concepts, ideas, and systems. Christians in Asia should be trained to see Christ with their own experiences. By giving this hope, the Christian mission, therefore, has the power of its own to liberate people from injustice.