Learning interreligiously : in the text, in the world /

Learning Interreligiously offers a series of about one hundred short pieces, written online between 2008 and 2016. They are meant for a wide range of readers interested in interreligious dialogue, interreligious learning, and the realities of encounters between Hinduism and Christianity, and are ric...

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Author / Creator: Clooney, Francis X. 1950- (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, [2018]
Online Access:Click here for full text at JSTOR
Table of Contents:
  • Intro; Learning Interreligiously; Learning Interreligiously; Contents; Author's Preface; I: Interreligious Readings; Krishna in Advent I; Krishna in Advent II; Krishna in Advent III; Swami Yogananda's Wisdom on the Birth of Christ; Baby Krishna, Infant Christ at Christmas; Singing the Baby Jesus in South India; Yoga and Lent I; Yoga and Lent II: Sede Vacante; Yoga and Lent III: Empty Wisdom; Yoga and Lent IV: To See as Wisdom Sees; Yoga and Lent V: Ten Lenten Commandments; Yoga and Lent VI: Sit, Breathe, Let Go; Yoga and Lent VII: The Contemplative Gaze.
  • Contra Interreligious IgnoranceKarl Barth, Thomas Merton: Forty Years Later; The Loud Silencing of Roger Haight, SJ; The Death of a Swami, and His Bliss; A Hare Krishna Swami Tells All; Pope Benedict's Most Generous Interreligious Vision; A Hindu-Christian Conversation Begins; A Hindu-Christian Conversation II: A Hindu View of Dialogue; A Hindu-Christian Conversation III: A Christian Reply; A Hindu-Christian Conversation IV: Some Final Exchanges; Archbishop Nichols at the Hindu Temple: Idol Worship?; Obama, Gandhi, Jesus: Realism and Nonviolence; From Rome, in Tibet: Interreligious Learning.
  • How I Preach, after Hindu Learning: The Example of the Gospel of the Ten LepersThe Study Quran and the Battle against Ignorance; Studying the Qur'an as a Catholic II; Violence in the Qur'an; Maryam, Mother of Jesus, in the Qur'an; Jesus in the Qur'an: Pious, Obedient, Favored Servant of God; Reading the Book of Mormon, Part I; Reading Mormon II: When Jesus Came to America; Reading Mormon III: The Sermon on the Mount Reimagined; Reading Mormon IV: Prophecies and Ecstasies; Reading Mormon V: To the Future; II; In Dialogue; So What, If Barack Hussein Obama Were a Muslim?; The Hindus Are-Here!
  • Prana, Yoga, Spirit, PentecostAt Pentecost the Spirit Blows, Interreligiously; In Ordinary Time: The Sermon on the Mount, a Hindu Reading I; Salt and Light: Swami on the Sermon II; Jesus the Avatar: Swami on the Sermon III; Nonviolence for Some: Swami on the Sermon IV; On Being Perfect: Swami on the Sermon V; Do Not Be Anxious: Swami on the Sermon VI; Jesus, Spiritual Master: Swami on the Sermon VII; A Hindu Response to "Swami on the Sermon"; Another Hindu Response to "Swami on the Sermon"; Additional Experiments in Interreligious Reading.
  • Yoga and Lent VIII: The Samadhi of JesusThe Gita in Lent I; The Gita in Lent II; The Gita in Lent III: You Are the Temple; The Gita in Lent IV: Waking Up, Slowly; The Gita in Lent V: Learning to Do Nothing; The Gita in Lent VI: The Worst in Us, in Holy Week; The Gita in Lent VII: The Many Meanings of Sacrifice; Stopping on Holy Thursday: How a Hindu Sacred Text Helps; A Hindu View of Holy Thursday: Yogananda I; A Hindu View of Good Friday: Yogananda II; A Hindu View of Easter: Yogananda III; From Darkness to Light: A Hindu Mantra during the Easter Vigil; The Gita at Easter: Our Rising Up.