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Winter 2017 Vol. 52.1

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Part 1: Thinking Together on Religious Pluralism

Truth or Truths—How Does This Fit in a World of Religious Plurality?

Hans Ucko

Religion and Plurality—Central Theological Issues in the Christian Faith

S. Wesley Ariarajah

Judaism and Pluralism

Tikva Frymer-Kensky

The Significance of the Hindu Doctrine of Ishtadeva for Understanding Religious Pluralism

Anantanand Rambachan

Jesus the Christ—The Only Way to God and to Human Flourishing

M. Thomas Thangaraj

Part 2: Thinking Together on Religion and Violence

Introduction to the Theme, “Religion and Violence”

Hans Ucko

Religion and Violence: A Protestant Christian Perspective

S. Wesley Ariarajah

Islam and Violence Revisited

A. Rashied Omar

Elements of Violence and Nonviolence in Judaism: A Contemporary Israeli Perspective

Deborah Weissman

Part 3: Thinking Together on the Other

The Coexistence of Violence and Nonviolence in Hinduism

Anantanand Rambachan

The Other Is a Significant Other

Hans Ucko

No Longer Strangers or Aliens: “Otherness” as a Binding to Be Loosed in Christian Tradition

Jay T. Rock

The South African Indian Experience as the Other

Ravin Ramdass

In the Name of God, Most Compassionate, Most Caring: Polishing the Mirror—Notes toward a Muslim Theory of Change

Rabia Terri Harris

Do Others Exist?: Buddhist Perspectives on “The Other”

Rita M. Gross

Who Is the Other?: An Indian Christian Perspective

M. Thomas Thangaraj

Creating Space for the Non-Buddhist in Sri Lanka: A Buddhist Perspective on the Other

Mahinda Deegalle

Tribalism with a Human Face

Deborah Weissman

From Xenophobia to Philoxenia: Creating Space for the Other in Our Religious Traditions and in Life Together

Anantanand Rambachan

Book Reviews

History of the World Christian Movement by Dale T. Irvin, Scott W. Sunquist, and: Faith and Order in the U.S.A.: A Brief History of Studies and Relationships by William A. Norgren (review)

Timothy T. N. Lim

Conciliarism: A History of Decision-Making in the Church by Paul Valliere (review)

Timothy T. N. Lim

The Meeting of Opposites? Hindus and Christians in the West by Andrew Wingate, and: Jesus and Buddha: Friends in Conversation by Paul Knitter, Roger Haight (review)

Erik J. Ranstrom