Introducing World Religions

A Christian Engagement


8. Christianity

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Chapter 8 Further Reading

Amaladoss, Michael. The Asian Jesus. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2006.

Bediako, Kwame. Jesus and the Gospel in Africa: History and Experience. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2004.

Burridge, Kenelm. In the Way: A Study of Christian Missionary Endeavors. Vancouver: University British Columbia Press, 1991.

Gutiérrez, Gustavo. A Theology of Liberation. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1988.

Jenkins, Philip. The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity. New York: Oxford University Press, 2007.

McFague, Sallie. Metaphorical Theology: Models of God in Religious Language. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 1982.

Newbigin, Lesslie. The Finality of Christ. Richmond, VA: John Knox Press, 1969.

Nida, Eugene A. Message and Meaning: The Communication of the Christian Faith. Pasadena, CA: William Carey Library, 1990.

Oduyoye, Mercy Amba. Hearing and Knowing: Theological Reflections on Christianity in Africa. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1986.

Pelikan, Jeroslav. The Christian Tradition. Vol. 1: The Emergence of the Catholic Tradition (100–600). Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1971.

Placher, William C. A History of Christian Theology: An Introduction. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1983.

Robert, Dana Robert. “Shifting Southward: Global Christianity since 1945.” International Bulletin of Missionary Research 24, no. 2 (2000): 50–58.

Sanneh, Lamin. Whose Religion Is Christianity? The Gospel beyond the West. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003.

Sugirtharajah, R. S. The Bible and Empire: Postcolonial Explorations. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Walls, Andrew F. The Missionary Movement in Christian History: Studies in the Transmission of Faith. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2007.

Wilken, Robert Louis. The Spirit of Early Christian Thought: Seeking the Face of God. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005.