Encounters for Change Interreligious Cooperation in the Care of Individuals and Communities

ISBN-10: 1608995216

ISBN-13: 9781608995219

Edition: N/A

Authors: Dagmar Grefe

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Weaving together insights from social psychology, theology, and experiences of interfaith religious leaders, Dagmar Grefe develops practical strategies that support interreligious contact at a grassroots level. She shows that by working together, religious communities can more effectively address global and local problems that all people face: poverty, environmental destruction, and armed conflict. Grefe describes interreligious cooperation at work in local communities. She develops tools that equip religious leaders with the interreligious competence needed for spiritual care and counseling with individual persons in crisis. Cooperation is not only effective in the care for communities and persons in crisis, it also heals distant and strained interreligious relationships. In the process of working together, perceptions of each other can transform.
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Book details

List price: $29.00
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 11/14/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 248
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

List of Tables and Figures
"I See Your Mosque from My Church Steeple"
Religion in the Global Village
What Keeps Us Apart?
Perceptions, Clans, Labels, Fears
Religious Communities in Connection
Intergroup Contact
Transforming Relations in Interreligious Encounters
"Not Only in Disaster!"
Religious Communities Working Together
Tending to Our Souls: Interreligious Spiritual Care
"There Was a Priest, a Rabbi, and a Minister"
Interreligious Issues in Clinical Supervision
Why Engage Religious Diversity?
Interreligious Encounters through a Theological Lens
Subject/Name Index
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