Religion scholar Diana Eck is director of the Pluralism Project, which seeks to map the In this tenth-anniversary edition of Encountering God, Eck shows why . 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. In these excerpts from her new book, Diana Eck describes her own theological journey – from Bozeman, Montana, to Banaras, India, from the Gallatin River to.
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Eck Beacon Press- Religion – pages 1 Review https: I must admit, however, that it took me at least a decade to get into the book.
Don’t have a Kindle? Interesting, and occasionally very insightful. Aug 11, Leroy Seat rated it really liked it.
“Encountering God” by Diana Eck
This book isn’t about Hinduism per se, but you learn a lot about it on the way. She reveals how her own encounters with other religions have shaped and enlarged her Christian faith toward a bold new Christian pluralism.
She explores the religions of Asia with insight and respect, asking the question, “How must this affect my own beliefs?
Eck’s book is pointing the fncountering for some new initiatives we plan to take. Eck Snippet view – May 29, Ellyn rated it liked it Shelves: Eck explores religious plurality, the idea that differing religions can be seen and viewed as equals.
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She reveals how her own encounters with other religions have shaped and enlarged her Christian faith toward a bold new Christian pluralism. Write a customer review. Introducing Theologies of Religions.
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Read more Read less. She talks about a number of religions but most of the book is based on her experience as a Methodist from Montana spending time in and doing research on Banaras, India, and Hinduism.
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Interfaith Dialogue at the Grass Roots. Janine rated it liked it Jun 30, Excellent book exploring faith in our pluralistic world. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
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Gdo of the members of a small interfaith dialog group to which I belong suggested we all read this book. If you are a Hindu, this will help you understand and appreciate aspects of Hinduism. Beacon Press- Religion – pages.
If you are a Christian, then it will help explain aspects of other religions – particularly Hinduism – that may be puzzling to you. The last chapters comprise a long plea for pluralism and ecumenism that seemed superfluous to this reader, and probably to most — anyone who would have stayed with the book that far would not need those last chapters to convince dlana of the need for pluralism and acceptance.
Feb 19, Nick rated it it was amazing Shelves: Eck Limited preview –