theology of Chenchiah with selections from his writings by Pandippedi Chenchiah

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  • Theology, Doctrinal -- India.,
  • Christianity and other religions.

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Statementby D. A. Thangasamy.
SeriesConfessing the faith in India series -- no.1
ContributionsThangasamy, D. A.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 329 p. ;
Number of Pages329
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Open LibraryOL19183559M

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Kelsey, Dean of the Chapel and Spiritual Theology of Chenchiah book, Iliff School of Theology and author of Thinking About Christ with Schleiermacher and Schleiermacher's Preaching Author: Abraham Varghese Kunnuthara. Rethinking theology by Asian Christians began in in Korea where a group of lay people took the lead.

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Thomas. Class note on Indian Christian Theology INDIAN CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY. Leonard Fernando, S.J. Theologies. Chenchiah was baptized along with his father as a small boy, and he retained his interest and reverential attitude to Hinduism.

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Appasamy and Vengal Chakkarai. This group named as Rethinking Christianity in India after their well known wor. Hubert Cunliffe-Jones [], "The Word of God in the Book of Jeremiah," Indian Journal of Theology (March ): Bishop Aiyadurai Jesudasen Appasamy (3 September – ) was an Indian Christian theologian, and bishop of the Church of South India in Coimbatore, Tamil was a member of the 'Rethinking Christianity Group', and sought to reconcile Christian with Hindu philosophies.

He interpreted Christianity as 'bhaktimarga'.Born: Ayyadurai Jesudasen Appasamy, 3 SeptemberPalayamkottai, Tamilnadu. The spirit of Sen has deeply influenced the direction of Indian Christian theology.

Using the philosophical categories of Sri Aurobindo, P. Chenchiah (–) sought to hold together the ‘raw fact of Christ’ with a universal or cosmic Christ whom he virtually equated with the Holy Spirit.

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His was the first critical review of Kraemer's famous book, The Christian Message in a Non-Christian World, prepared for the third World Missionary Conference held in Tambaram, Madras, in He showed in this review that most of the Barthian theology represented by Kraemer was totally irrelevant to the Indian context of many religions with.

page note 5 For information about Krishna Pillai I am indebted to Bishop A. Appasamy who has given me access to information to be published in his forthcoming book on the poet.

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of studies in the theology of Appasamy, Chakkarai, and Chenchiah­ are at once symptoms and samples of the intensified Geisteskapf now going on in India between the church and a renascent Hinduism, under­ girded as the latter is by the "secularized hllmanism" of.

Schleiermacher on Christian Consciousness of God's Work in History [Abraham Kunnuthara] is 20% off every day at This work is a fresh, unusually lucid approach to Christian theology and interfaith dialogue from India. Its. Theses/Dissertations from PDF. Atheism: the great suppression, Tony L.

Hunt. PDF. Perceptions of the effects of prayer on teachers, Beth Husband. PDF. Mobilizing women to follow Jesus Christ and become disciple-makers: a theology and practice for effective ministry to women in the 21st century church, Keum Ju Hyun. PDF. Chenchiah believes that Indian Christian theology stands on three pillars- Hindu Heritage, Pratyaksa (direct) experience of Christ, and the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Chenchiah is against the institutionalized church, the western formulated doctrines and the traditional categories of theologies set forth in propositional truth statement. The book itself begins and ends with references to the Spirit. In this closing book of the Bible, there are various fascinating aspects of His work to be considered regarding the importance of the Person, presence and power of the Holy Spirit.

What significant aspects have the book of Revelation talks about the spirit. 'Children Laugh and Cry: Authentic Resources for Christian Theology', Asian Journal of Theology 9/2 (), Relating to People of Other Faiths: Insights from the Bible, Tiruvalla: Christava Sahitya Samithi-BTTBPSA, Samuel Amirtham's Living Theology, Bangalore: BTESSC/BTTBPSA, Sharpe, E.

Incarnation, central Christian doctrine that God became flesh, that God assumed a human nature and became a man in the form of Jesus Christ, the Son of God and the second person of the was truly God and truly man.

The doctrine maintains that the divine and human natures of Jesus do not exist beside one another in an unconnected way but rather are joined. A large part of Baago’s new theological understanding seems in fact to draw upon the writings of Chenchiah and Parekh (see Boyd ; Thomas/Thomas ) and especially Baago’s critique of the established Church and of baptism follows the lines which were laid Out by Chenchiah, as mentioned above.

Introduction Luke and Paul are the prominent authors of the New Testament. The understanding of Holy Spirit for both is important. According to the need and the context of the authors they tried to formalize the major ideas with regard to Holy Spirit.

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Madras: Christian Literature Society, Chenchiah. “Present Tendencies in Indian Religions,” in An Approach to India, ed. Milton Stauffer. New York: Missionary Education Movement of the United States and Canada. Duewel, Wesley L. Revival Fire. Grand Rapids, Mich: Zondervan Trade. the book is taken up with a deep examination of these reli-gious individuals, exploring why they are true saints, as well as showing how we can learn about ourselves (and who we ought to be) from them.

Building on these aims, the core of this book is found in a persuasive argument for a kenotic theology as the model for interpreting who we.

The book received considerable attention as it was released on the eve of the Inter- national Missionary Council’s conference in Tambaram, Madras in On the agenda for this meeting was Hendrik Kraemer’s The Christian Message in the Non-Christian World, in which he espoused a Barthian negative position towards non-Christian religions.

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In he was ordained an Anglican priest, and worked for church union in India. He was consecrated bishop of the Church of SouthAuthor: Arun W. Jones. An ecclesiology properly developed and based on this complex socio-religious and politico-economic context is therefore the primary requirement of the hour; a theology formulated and expressed in the Greco-Roman concepts and terminology needs to find new forms of expression in the new cultural and linguistic situations of India.

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(ed.), The Theology of Chenchiah with Selections from His Writings, Confessing the Faith in India Series No. 1 (Bangalore, The Christian Institute for the Study of Religion and Society, ). Not only do they reject any dialogue with Hinduism, because it condones the caste sytem and has been the cause of so much injustice in India, they also reject ‘classical Indian (Christian) theology’ of, for example Appasamy and P.

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