World Christianity in Local Context

Essays in Memory of David A. Kerr Volume 1 Stephen R. Goodwin ... 10 V. Chakkarai, 'My Credo' in T. P. Thomas, ed., The Theology of Chakkarai (Bangalore: CISRS, 1968), p. 44. ... 12 E. Klootwijk, 176 World Christianity in Local Context.

World Christianity in Local Context

Global Christianity in Local Context is the first volume of a unique collection of essays in honour of David A. Kerr, well-known for his contributions in the areas of Christian-Muslim dialogue, Ecumenical Studies and Missions. With contributions from recognized experts in these fields, the book provides a platform for examining contemporary Christian-Muslim relations and critical issues facing twenty-first century Christianity. In Volume 1, scholars and Church leaders offer insights into current trends in Local Theology and Missions from the contexts of Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe.

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