Contextual theology and religious discourse in Halmahera

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This chapter deals with the issue of contextualising Christian theology in the North Molucca Islands in eastern Indonesia. It analyses and evaluates the attempts in these Islands to produce localised indigenous Christian theology, and concludes that these attempts have been largely successful from the viewpoint of the Nicene-Constantinopolitan creedal tradition.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPolitik Sang Guru
EditorsAnselmus Puasa, Arkipus Djurubasa, Broery D P Tjaya
Place of PublicationYogyakarta Indonesia
Number of pages29
ISBN (Print)9789792141511
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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    Haire, I. (2014). Contextual theology and religious discourse in Halmahera. In A. Puasa, A. Djurubasa, & B. D. P. Tjaya (Eds.), Politik Sang Guru (pp. 263-291). Kanisius.