Greeting Diversity: A Hermeneutical Insight in Healing Religious Transgression

Santosa, Nyong Eka Teguh Iman (2011) Greeting Diversity: A Hermeneutical Insight in Healing Religious Transgression. Universitas Muhammadiyah Sidoarjo.

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A new paradigm is necessary to understand religions in contemporary context. Religion should be treated and interpreted as a dynamic force to develop intercultural understanding and to bridge diverse communities for resolving conflicts and living in peace and mutual respect. It should be conducted by entering scientific endeavor to discover alternative understanding of religion. Through this devotion, a “new-world” of religious understanding is hoped to be created on the same plains, seas, forests, mountains, skies, and stars of the “old-world” of religious texts or discourses which are viewed and treated by different. And human being will embrace a “new-religion” with God, sacred scriptures, prophets, and rituals of “old-religion” which are approached and believed by different.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BD Speculative Philosophy
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BJ Ethics
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BV Practical Theology > BV1460 Religious Education
Divisions: Faculty of Islamic Studies > School of Islamic Education
Depositing User: Nyong Eka Teguh Iman Santosa
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2017 02:12
Last Modified: 24 Jan 2017 02:12

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