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Ausgabe:

März/2014

Spalte:

309–310

Kategorie:

Religionswissenschaft

Autor/Hrsg.:

Aguilar, Mario I.

Titel/Untertitel:

Church, Liberation and World Religions. Towards an Christian-Buddhist Dialogue.

Verlag:

London u. a.: Bloomsbury T & T Clark 2012. IX, 166 S = Ecclesiological Investigations, 14. Geb. US$ 110,00. ISBN 978-0-567-27324-6.

Rezensent:

John D’Arcy May

The author Mario I. Aguilar of this helpful overview of Roman Catholic approaches to interreligious dialogue since Vatican II is not shy of naming the problems involved: the suspicion of plural­ism, the danger of fundamentalism, »a possible cynicism towards truth as an absolute« (89), the acknowledgement that religious certainty entails a sense of superiority which makes dialogue impos­-sible. The post-conciliar popes John Paul II and Benedict XVI have endeavoured to make Catholics »forget the council« (16), leading to »paralysis in ecumenical relations« (143). This is encouraging, because it is becoming increasingly pointless to discuss or embark upon dialogue without facing these issues.
After briefly summarising the markers put down by Vatican II, noting correctly that ...


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