Preface; Part I. Formation of Christian Theologies in Asia: 1. Introduction: mapping Asian Christianity in the context of world Christianity David M. Thompson; 2. The mystery of God in and through Hinduism Jacob Kavunkal; 3. Waters of life and Indian cups: Protestant attempts at theologising in India Israel Selvanayagam; 4. From abandonment to blessings: the theological presence of Christianity in Indonesia John A. Titaley; 5. Studying Christianity and doing theology Extra Ecclesiam in China Choong Chee Pang; 6. Christian theology under feudalism, nationalism and democracy in Japan Nozomu Miyahira; 7. The word and the spirit: overcoming poverty, injustice and division in Korea Sebastian C. H. Kim; Part II. Theological Themes of Christianity in Asia: 8. Religious pluralism, dialogue and Asian Christian responses M. Thomas Thangaraj; 9. Cross-textural hermeneutics and identity in multi-scriptural Asia Archie C. C. Lee; 10. Re-constructing Asian feminist theology: towards glocal feminist theology in an era of neo-empire(s) Namsoon Kang; 11. The ecumenical movement in Asia in the context of Asian socio-political realities S. Wesley Ariarajah; 12. Mission and evangelism: evangelical and pentecostal theologies in Asia Hwa Yung; 13. Subalterns, identity politics and Christian theology in India Sathianathan Clarke.
This volume examines the emerging forms and themes of theologies in Asian Christianity.
Sebastian C. H. Kim is Professor of Theology and Public Life at the Faculty of Education and Theology, York St John University. His publications include In Search of Identity: Debates on Religious Conversion in India (2003).