A CHRISTIAN APPROACH TO COMMUNALISM

Pastor Dr. T. Valson Abraham Founder/President India Gospel Outreach President India Bible College & Seminary Communalism is a chronic problem in India, but the Bible shows us a way to deal with it. Communalism attempts to build religious and ethnic identities and...

ETHNOCENTRISM

Pastor Dr. John K. Mathew “An ethnic group or ethnicity is a popular group whose members identify with each other on the basis of common nationality or a shared cultural tradition”. Ethnicity refers to cultural factors,including nationality, regional...

THE ISSUE OF COMMUNALISM : Some Preliminary Annotations

Rev. Rajeev M.Thomas B.A, M.A, M.Phil, B.D, M.Th, (D.Th) currently doing research in History of Christianity We are living in a changing world. Even the meaning and usage of common words are also changing as per the changing of time. Terms like ‘community’ ‘communal’...

ETHNICITY AND ETHNOCENTRISM

Dr. Domenic Marbaniang Engaged in pastoral and training ministry  in Himachal Pradesh Definitions The Oxford Dictionary defines “ethnicity” as “the fact or state of belonging to a social group that has a common national or cultural tradition.” Chamber’s Dictionary, on...

RELIGIOUS TOLERANCE

Dr. J. N. Manokaran A Civil Engineer by profession God called him and his family to be missional leader in Haryana as cross cultural missionaries for eleven years. Since, 1997 they returned back to Tamil Nadu to help missionaries and pastors to build their capacities...