The unit is designed to explore the significance of inter-religious dialogue in a multi-religious context. It will underline the theological unity based on the common origin and destiny of all, the divine Mystery, who is in dialogue with humanity.
The unit will examine biblical and theological foundations for inter-religious dialogue. It will also address related challenges and opportunities and engage in some actual dialogue, leading to a harmonious society in the Australian context and beyond.
Articulate an understanding of interreligious dialogue
Characterise it as an expression of the church’s mission
Compare interreligious dialogue with the mission of proclamation
Illustrate how interreligious dialogue is an experience of rootedness and openness drawing on their own experience of interreligious dialogue
Identify interreligious dialogue as an expression of the divine reign
Discuss the relation between world peace and interreligious dialogue
Lectures & Tutorials, actual dialogue with the followers of other religious traditions
3000 word Tutorial Presentation
5000 word Essay on Religions and World Peace
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 27 Sep, 2019
Unit Record last updated: 2019-10-30 13:56:45 +1100