Category: Religion

  • Religion und Geschlechterordnungen by Kornelia Sammet, Friederike Benthaus-Apel, Christel Gärtner

    By Kornelia Sammet, Friederike Benthaus-Apel, Christel Gärtner (eds.)

    Die Beiträge in diesem Sammelband untersuchen das Verhältnis von faith und Geschlechterordnungen in verschiedenen religiösen und kulturellen Kontexten. Auf der foundation von Fallstudien, Auswertungen von Survey-Daten oder theoretischen Reflexionen gehen die Autorinnen und Autoren der Frage nach, wie sich eine zunehmende gesellschaftliche Säkularisierung und Modernisierung einerseits und die durch Migrationsprozesse beförderte (Re-)Vitalisierung und erhöhte Sichtbarkeit von faith andererseits auf Geschlechterordnungen auswirken.

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  • Incarnation and Myth: The Debate Continued by Michael ed. Goulder

    By Michael ed. Goulder

    The parable of God Incarnate proved to be a debatable ebook moment merely to "Honest to God" within the curiosity it prompted, with a view to take the questions mentioned in it a degree extra, the seven unique participants prepared a longer assembly with a bunch in their major critics. This quantity is the results of their discussion. In a longer establishing essay, Maurice Wiles surveys the most matters within the debate. To cause them to more straightforward to keep on with via, succeeding contributions were prepared in the sort of approach that they are often visible to take on seven in actual fact outlined questions. Are the authors of the parable nonetheless Christians? How a ways has ‘incarnation’ replaced its that means in modem dialogue? Is the doctrine of the incarnation nonetheless logically coherent? Do all Christian doctrines stand or fall jointly? Is the recent testomony proof of the incarnation transparent or ambiguous? Is a passable compromise attainable among the centrality of Christ and the claims of alternative faiths? Granted the cultural conditioning of all Christians, together with ourselves, will we think within the incarnation? As chairman, Basil Mitchell sums up the dialogue. different individuals are: Don Cupitt, Michael Goulder, Brian Hebblethwaite, John Hick, Leslie Houlden, Nicholas Lash, C.F.D. Moule, Lesslie Newbigin, John Rodwell, Graham Stanton, Stephen Sykes and Frances Young. Editor Michael Goulder was once (at the time) employees coach in Theology within the division of Extramural reports at Birmingham University Recommended books (written by means of M.D.Goulder) Type and historical past in Acts Midrash and Lection in Matthew Luke: a brand new Paradigm Evangelists' Calendar[]=author And as a superb advent to the Goulder's stance and midrash within the New Testament: Liberating the Gospels: analyzing the Bible with Jewish Eyes John Shelby Spong
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  • Philo of Alexandria: An Annotated Bibliography 1997–2006 by David T. Runia

    By David T. Runia

    This quantity is one other continuation of the annotated bibliographies at the writings and regarded the Jewish exegete and thinker Philo of Alexandria ready through Roberto Radice and David Runia for the years 1937 1986 released in 1988 and by way of David Runia for the years 1987 1996 released in 2000. ready with the collaboration of the foreign Philo Bibliography undertaking, it features a entire directory of all scholarly writings on Philo for the interval 1997 to 2006. half One lists texts, translations, commentaries and so forth. (58 items). half includes severe stories (1024 items). partially 3 extra works for the years 1987 1996 are provided (42 items). In all circumstances a short description of the contents of the contribution is given. Seven indices, together with a close Index of topics, whole the paintings.
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  • Das islamische Wirtschaftsrecht by Abdurrahim Kozali, Ibrahim Salama, Souheil Thabti

    By Abdurrahim Kozali, Ibrahim Salama, Souheil Thabti

    Islamische Banken und Versicherungen sind weltweit auf dem Vormarsch und verzeichnen zweistellige Wachstumsraten. Auch hierzulande erfreut sich das sog. Islamic Finance & Banking großer Nachfrage. Im Frühjahr 2015 wurde in Deutschland der ersten islamischen financial institution die Lizenz erteilt. Produkte und Dienstleistungen dieser Banken basieren auf dem islamischen Wirtschaftsrecht (fiqh al-mu'amalat al-maliyya), welches die Autoren in diesem Band näher beleuchten. Neben der Frage nach der Umsetzbarkeit der Produkte und Dienstleistungen, die maßgeblich von der Konformität mit der hiesigen Rechtsordnung - insbesondere im Hinblick auf aufsichts-, zivil- und steuerrechtlichen Anforderungen - abhängt, behandeln sie grundsätzliche Fragen nach der Vereinbarkeit jener Institute mit dem herrschenden Wirtschaftssystem.
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  • The Decalogue in Jewish and Christian Tradition (The Library

    This number of papers arrives from the 8th annual symposium among the Chaim Rosenberg university of Jewish reports of Tel Aviv collage and the college of Protestant Theology of the college of Ruhr, Bochum held in Bochum, June 2007. the final subject of the Decalogue was once tested in its numerous makes use of via either Jewish and Christian traditions during the centuries to the current. 3 papers take care of the foundation of the Decalogue: Yair Hoffman at the infrequent pointing out of the Decalogue within the Hebrew Bible open air the Torah; E. L. Greenstein considers that already A. ibn Ezra doubted that God himself spoke within the Ten Commandments and states that much more likely their rhetoric shows it used to be Moses who proclaimed the Decalogue; A. Bar-Tour speaks concerning the cognitive features of the Decalogue revelation tale and its body. the second one half considers the later use of the Decalogue: G. Nebe describes its use with Paul; P. Wick discusses the symbolic radicalization of 2 commandments in James and the Sermon at the Mount; A. Oppenheimer explains the elimination of the Decalogue from the day-by-day Shem'a prayer as a degree opposed to the minim's declare of a better spiritual value of the Decalogue in comparison to the Torah; W. Geerlings examines Augustine's quotations of the Decalogue; H. Reventlow depicts its vital position in Luther's catechisms; Y. Yacobson discusses its function with Hasidism. The symposium closes with papers on systematic issues: C. Frey follows a potential option to felony universalism; G. Thomas describes the Decalogue as an "Ethics of Risk"; F. H. Beyer/M. Waltemathe search a tutorial point of view.
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