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Product Description: A growing number of people describe themselves as both Buddhist and Christian; but does such a self-description really make sense? Many people involved in inter-faith dialogue argue that this dialogue leads to a mutually transformative process, but what if the transformation reaches the point where the Buddhist or Christian becomes a Buddhist Christian? Does this represent a fulfilment of or the undermining of dialogue? Exploring the growing phenomenon of Buddhist-Christian dual belonging, a wide variety of authors including advocates, sympathisers and opponents from both faiths, focus on three key questions: Can Christian and Buddhist accounts and practices of salvation or liberation be reconciled? Are Christian theism and Buddhist non-theism compatible? And does dual belonging inevitably distort the essence of these faiths, or merely change its cultural expression? Clarifying different ways of justifying dual belonging, contributors offer criticisms of dual belonging from different religious perspectives (Theravada Buddhist, Evangelical Reformed and Roman Catholic) and from different methodological approaches...read more
By Ross Thompson (editor)

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9781472460912 | Ashgate Pub Co, February 4, 2016, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: A growing number of people describe themselves as both Buddhist and Christian; but does such a self-description really make sense?

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Product Description: This book is a study of contemporary Buddhist-Christian encounter in Thailand. Case studies, which include a Buddhist nationalist group, a charismatic church movement, and a village community, describe the variety and nature of Buddhist-Christian relations...read more

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9783631654101 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 26, 2014, cover price $60.95 | About this edition: This book is a study of contemporary Buddhist-Christian encounter in Thailand.

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Product Description: The last century witnessed a gradual but profound transformation of the West's religious landscape. In today's context of diversity, people are often influenced by, and sometimes even claim to belong to, more than one religious tradition...read more

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9780415611237 | Routledge, August 24, 2011, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The last century witnessed a gradual but profound transformation of the West's religious landscape.

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9781138785212 | Reprint edition (Routledge, March 7, 2014), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The last century witnessed a gradual but profound transformation of the West's religious landscape.

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Product Description: Welcoming Flowers is a pointed critique of the Buddhism chapter of Pope John Paul II’s 1994 best seller, Crossing the Threshold of Hope, written by the highly respected Buddhist teacher Thinley Norbu. In responding to the false charges of Buddhists’ indifference to the world and rejection of reality, Norbu clarifies the Buddhist doctrines of detachment and enlightenment...read more

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9781611801637 | Shambhala Pubns, April 8, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Welcoming Flowers is a pointed critique of the Buddhism chapter of Pope John Paul II’s 1994 best seller, Crossing the Threshold of Hope, written by the highly respected Buddhist teacher Thinley Norbu.

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Product Description: The fascinating account of how the story of the Buddha was transformed into the legend of a Christian saint. The story of Saint Josaphat, a prince who gave up his wealth and kingdom to follow Jesus, was one of the most popular Christian tales of the Middle Ages, translated into a dozen languages, and cited by Shakespeare in The Merchant of Venice...read more

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9780393089158 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 7, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The fascinating account of how the story of the Buddha was transformed into the legend of a Christian saint.

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Product Description: This book reflects the political and theological views of a Burmese Christian. The author reflects theologically and politically on his own identity and spirituality in the political context of Burma. This book also tries to develop a public theology by critically analyzing and reflecting on religion and politics in Burma from a Christian theological perspective in light of civil society theories...read more

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9781495490590 | Createspace Independent Pub, March 23, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This book reflects the political and theological views of a Burmese Christian.

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Product Description: Buddhist-Christian reflection that uses friendship as a model for interreligious understanding.

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9781438442792 | State Univ of New York Pr, August 1, 2012, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Buddhist-Christian reflection that uses friendship as a model for interreligious understanding.

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9781438442808 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 2, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Buddhist-Christian reflection that uses friendship as a model for interreligious understanding.

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Product Description: Every movement is only one generation from dying out. Leadership development remains the critical issue for mission endeavors around the world. How are leaders developed from the local context for the local context? What is the role of the expatriate in this process? What models of hope are available for those seeking further direction in this area, particularly in mission to the Buddhist world of Asia? To answer these and several other questions, SEANET proudly presents the tenth volume in its series on practical missiology, Developing Indigenous Leaders: Lessons in Mission from Buddhist Asia...read more
By Paul H. De Neui (editor)

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9780878080403 | William Carey Library Pub, July 2, 2013, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Every movement is only one generation from dying out.

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Product Description: Although raised Roman Catholic, Susan Stabile was ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun and devoted 20 years of her life to practicing Buddhism before returning to Catholicism in 2001. In Growing in Love and Wisdom, she draws on this unique dual perspective to explore the value of interreligious dialogue, the spiritual dynamics that operate across faith traditions, and how Buddhist meditation practices can deepen Christian prayer...read more

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9780199862627 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 2, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Although raised Roman Catholic, Susan Stabile was ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun and devoted 20 years of her life to practicing Buddhism before returning to Catholicism in 2001.

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Product Description: Recent thinking in the interfaith dialogue and in the theology-science dialogue have taken a "pneumatological turn." The Cosmic Breath explores this pneumatological theology as unfolded in the Christian-Buddhist dialogue alongside critical interaction with the theology-and-science conversation...read more
By Amos Yong (editor)

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9789004205130 | Brill Academic Pub, May 1, 2012, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Recent thinking in the interfaith dialogue and in the theology-science dialogue have taken a "pneumatological turn.

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Product Description: This project at the interface of Buddhist-Christian studies, comparative theology, and Christian systematic theology proceeds by way of exploring questions related to the presence and activity of the Holy Spirit in a 21st century world of many faiths.

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9789004231177 | Brill Academic Pub, August 1, 2012, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: This project at the interface of Buddhist-Christian studies, comparative theology, and Christian systematic theology proceeds by way of exploring questions related to the presence and activity of the Holy Spirit in a 21st century world of many faiths.

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Product Description: The Thousand-Petaled Lotus: A Discussion Between Buddhists and Christians explores the opportunities, challenges, and surprises inherent in sincere multi-faith interactions between followers of the Buddha and the Christ. Van Gorder encourages us to appreciate that faith is often an experienced and relational" form of life " before it is entombed within beliefs and rituals...read more

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9780895818461 | Jain Pub Co, June 1, 2012, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The Thousand-Petaled Lotus: A Discussion Between Buddhists and Christians explores the opportunities, challenges, and surprises inherent in sincere multi-faith interactions between followers of the Buddha and the Christ.

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Product Description: This publication by Muto Kazuo is a significant Christian contribution to the predominantly Buddhist "Kyoto School of Philosophy." Muto proposes a philosophy of religion in order to overcome the claim for Christian exclusivity, as proposed by Karl Barth and others...read more
By Martin Repp (editor)

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9789004228405 | Brill Academic Pub, March 1, 2012, cover price $132.00 | About this edition: This publication by Muto Kazuo is a significant Christian contribution to the predominantly Buddhist "Kyoto School of Philosophy.

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Product Description: The Dhammapada is Buddhism's most beloved compendium of the Buddha's sayings. It is memorized by thousands of monks, nuns, and laypeople, and it is chanted daily by millions of pious Buddhists. The Path of Wisdom presents this distillation of the Buddha's wisdom in a fresh translation together with an explanation of the Buddhist context in dialogue with wisdom from the Bible and the Christian monastic and spiritual traditions...read more

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9789042923300 | Peeters Bvba, December 19, 2011, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: The Dhammapada is Buddhism's most beloved compendium of the Buddha's sayings.

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Product Description: The place held by the Heart Sutra in Mahayana Buddhism parallels in some important ways that of the Gospel of John in Christianity. Each is foundational and central to its tradition. Each demands the practitioner's transformation through prayer and meditation...read more

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9789042924994 | Peeters Bvba, December 19, 2011, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: The place held by the Heart Sutra in Mahayana Buddhism parallels in some important ways that of the Gospel of John in Christianity.

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Product Description: The place held by the Heart Sutra in Mahayana Buddhism parallels that of the Gospel of John in Christianity. Each is central to its tradition. Each demands the practitioner’s transformation through prayer and meditation. And, although the approach to deep and abiding human experience in the Heart Sutra is quite different from that expressed in John's Gospel, there is a resonance between the Sutra's emptying of every vestige of self-identity and John’s call for a radical reconfiguration of consciousness...read more

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9780802867148 | Eerdmans Pub Co, November 17, 2011, cover price $67.00 | About this edition: The place held by the Heart Sutra in Mahayana Buddhism parallels that of the Gospel of John in Christianity.

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Product Description: Ingrams thesis is that Buddhist-Christian dialogue in all three of its formsconceptual, social engagement, and interior are interdependent processes, the nature of which is helpfully characterized through the categories of Whiteheadian process thought...read more

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9780227173695 | Reprint edition (James Clarke, October 19, 2011), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Ingrams thesis is that Buddhist-Christian dialogue in all three of its formsconceptual, social engagement, and interior are interdependent processes, the nature of which is helpfully characterized through the categories of Whiteheadian process thought.

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Product Description: This study contends that, due to the parallel religious issues respectively raised by the late classical transition to decentralized feudal rule in Japan and by the Black Death in Europe, Buddhist theological developments mirror in their internal logic the succession from late medieval Catholicism to Lutheranism to Calvinism...read more
By Kirk R. Macgregor and John K. Simmons (foreword by)

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9780773415492 | Edwin Mellen Pr, May 23, 2011, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: This study contends that, due to the parallel religious issues respectively raised by the late classical transition to decentralized feudal rule in Japan and by the Black Death in Europe, Buddhist theological developments mirror in their internal logic the succession from late medieval Catholicism to Lutheranism to Calvinism.

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Product Description: When the history of Christian monasticism is written for the twentieth century, it will include one surprising and revolutionary development that nothing in its previous history could have prepared it for: the living dialogue with Buddhism...read more
By S. Kim (editor)

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9789042920606 | Peeters Bvba, December 31, 2008, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: When the history of Christian monasticism is written for the twentieth century, it will include one surprising and revolutionary development that nothing in its previous history could have prepared it for: the living dialogue with Buddhism.

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Exploring the spiritual connection between Christianity and Buddhism, the Vietnamese monk and Buddhist teacher reawakens an understanding of both religions and offers simple yet meaningful ways to enhance our daily lives, in a tenth anniversary edition of the classic spiritual text. Reissue. 35,000 first printing.

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9781573220187 | Riverhead Books, September 1, 1995, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A Vietnamese monk and Buddhist teacher explores the common ground of Christianity and Buddhism on such subjects as compassion and holiness, and offers inspiration to believers in both religions to renew their spiritual calling

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9781594482397 | Anv edition (Riverhead Books, March 6, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Exploring the spiritual connection between Christianity and Buddhism, the Vietnamese monk and Buddhist teacher reawakens an understanding of both religions and offers simple yet meaningful ways to enhance our daily lives, in a tenth anniversary edition of the classic spiritual text.
9781573225687 | Riverhead Books, September 1, 1997, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: A Vietnamese monk and Buddhist teacher explores the common ground of Christianity and Buddhism on such subjects as compassion and holiness, and offers inspiration to believers in both religions

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9780743533324 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, August 1, 2003), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A Vietnamese monk and Buddhist teacher explores the common ground of Christianity and Buddhism on such subjects as compassion and holiness, and offers inspiration to believers in both religions to renew their spiritual calling.

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9780671562564 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, January 1, 1996), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A Vietnamese monk and Buddhist teacher explores the common ground of Christianity and Buddhism on such subjects as compassion and holiness, and offers inspiration to believers in both religions to renew their spiritual calling.

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