Lund Mission Studies Open Seminar 2015: Theological and philosophical responses to syncretism

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2015-03-23 Mo   Plenary Session: Plenary 1

Time, place   10:15 - 12:30 in LUX B152
Moderator   Gerle, Elisabeth

10:15   Vähäkangas, Mika
CTR, Lunds Unversitet, Lund, Sweden
  PDF Document Theo-Logical Positions vis-à-vis Syncretism
Preceded by opening of the seminar
11:00   D'costa, Gavin
Religion and Theology, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
  PDF Document Dual Christian-Buddhist belonging: A Catholic theological appraisal
Keynote address
11:45   Tan, Kang San
AsiaCMS, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
  PDF Document Is Dual Religious Belonging Syncretistic? A Missiological Perspective

2015-03-23 Mo   Lunch

Time, place   12:30 - 14:00 in LUX:C148 foajé hela


2015-03-23 Mo   Plenary Session: Plenary 2

Time, place   14:00 - 15:00 in LUX B152
Moderator   Gerle, Elisabeth

14:00   Jørgensen, Jonas Adelin
University of Copenhagen, København S, Danmark
  PDF Document Christology as a locus of syncretistic processes in South Asia
14:30   Gammelin, Lotta
Centre for Theology and Religious Studies, Ph. D. Candidate, Helsinki, Finland
  PDF Document Syncretism and healing – contesting or intertwined worldviews?

2015-03-23 Mo   Coffee Break

Time, place   15:00 - 15:45 in LUX:C212 Personalmatsal


2015-03-23 Mo   Plenary Session: Plenary and discussion

Time, place   15:45 - 18:00 in LUX B152
Moderator   Gerle, Elisabeth
Other Information   Commentator: Elizabeth Harris

15:45   Fridlund, Patrik
CTR, LUND, Sweden
  PDF Document The Jealous Logic—Some Reflections on Syncretism and Some Philosophical Implications

2015-03-24 Tu   Paper session

Time   09:00 - 12:00 in To be announced
Moderator   Phan, Peter
Other Information   The paper session will be divided into as many streams as needed so as to allow all the papers meeting the requirements enough space.


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