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Third-Eye Theology has 10 ratings and 2 reviews. E. said: A marvelous exploration of theology from an East Asian perspective. Song insists that Christian. Tell Us Our Names: Story Theology from an Asian Perspective Jul 07, by C.S. Song · Paperback. $$ Available to ship in days. More Buying . In the beginning were stories, not texts: story theology by Choan-Seng Song() 12 editions published between and in English and held by

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Song believes xong the theological task as such enables Christians “to penetrate the facade of religions and cultures and discover their place in the common humanity of the Asians” Christians in Asia should be trained to see Christ with their own experiences. In other words, God dong the power to liberate the people from oppression. Doing theology today Book 8 editions published in in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

Third-Eye Theology by Choan-Seng Song

Please try your request again choxn. As Song puts it, “this togetherness makes a community a community” As it is now late in the evening, tomorrow I’ll blog a more thorough response with some quotes and excerpts.

Song would not use the term the “absolute,” the “unique,” or the “final” to describe the revelation of God in Jesus Christ Song By transposing the biblical faith directly from Palestine into the Asian world, Song argues that the Christian theology will become a theology from the “womb” of Asia. Sonh in the power of the spirit.


Song, Choan-Seng 1929-

Invitation to Story Theology Apr 01, Works Selected List 3. That is the reason why a community is called “community.

For Song, “human community and divine communion are interdependent” God in Christ is creative and redemptive presence in all human history Song Stories are the most basic mode of human communication. Relation to Other Thinkers 6.

This sacramental concept of the Christian mission makes the world holy. Tracing the Footsteps of God: Jesus and the Reign of God is a powerful and compelling evocation of the vision and reality of God’s reign and its possibilities for the “transfiguration of life” in faith. For Song, there is an intrinsic relationship between creation and redemption.

C. S. Song (Boston Collaborative Encyclopedia of Western Theology)

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Puthut Ageng bagaskara marked it as to-read Nov 11, The powerless and the defenseless are the people who suffer. Such a powerful God is able to liberate the people who suffer from the power of death. Through stories, both biblical and non-biblical, this book shows how we might reimagine the task of Christian theology in the life of faith today.

God who suffers with people is the story of suffering. Song describes the people of Asia as being victimized by a history of Western imperialism, both colonially and culturally, creating an identity crisis for Asian Christians. By giving this hope, the Christian mission, therefore, has the power of its esng to liberate people from injustice. Chown Naing marked it as to-read Aug 03, Yet there is a question of where to draw the line between syncretism and accomodation. Song’s search for a “vision of life in God,” inaugurated in his previous volume, Jesus, the Crucified People, takes him from ancient Egypt and China to modern Singapore, from Gethsemane to Tiananmen Square and always pulls him back to the Gospel stories.