TH520-1 宗教神學文獻導讀(修訂13/11/2010)

 

一  科目簡介

 

我們生活在一個宗教多元的世界,其他宗教總有一個在附近。近距離一方面帶來張力,一方面帶來責任,我們必需嘗試認識和行動。本課程主要為同學製作一張地圖,導遊同學到一個個宗教神學的文獻面前,引介閱讀以致從中認識這些文獻的內容和爭議,當中不同立場的前設和發展,以及評論之。

 

二  學習目標

1. 幫助同學認識宗教神學文獻內容和爭議。

2. 幫助同學認識宗教神學的不同立場,其前設和發展。

3. 幫助同學認識不同宗教的宗教神學和對話並評論。

 

三、課程大綱(上課日期:8/115/122/129/15/219/25/3;其餘三堂,提議星期三早上:30/1210/224/2

 

1. 基督教與其他宗教的關係:

Alan Race, Christians and Religious Pluralism: Patterns in the Christian Theology of Religions, 1983; 

--------, Thinking about Religious Pluralism : Shaping Theology of Religions for Our Times, 2015.

 

2. 比較神學任務:

Francis Clooney, Comparative Theology: Deep Learning across Religious Borders, 2010. 

Veli-Matti Karkkainen, Doing the Work of Comparative Theology, 2020.

 

3. 希克的宗教多元主義的解釋

John Hick, An Interpretation of Religion: Human Responses to the Transcendent. [約翰希克著。王志成譯。宗教之解釋——人類對超越者的回應》,1998。再版,2013+第二十章 真理宣稱互相矛盾的問題)。

--------, A Christian Theology of Religions : The Rainbow of Faiths, 1995.(約翰.希克著。王志成、思竹譯。《信仰的彩虹:與宗教多元主義批評者的對話1999)

 

4. 拉納的不知名的基督徒:

Karl Rahner, Theological Investigations, trans. Cornelius Ernst, 1967.

Gavin D’Costa, Theology and Religious Pluralism, 1986.

 

5. 真的沒有賜下別的名

John Hick, God Has Many Names, 1980.

Knitter, Paul.  No Other Name?  A Critical Survey of Christian Attitudes toward the World Religions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1985

--------.  Jesus and the Other Names: Christian Mission and Global Responsibility, 1996. 

Mark Heim, Is Christ the Only Way: Christian Faith in a Pluralistic World, 1985.

 

6. 福音派面對多元主義:

Clark Pinnock, A Wideness in God’s Mercy: The Finality of Jesus Christ in a World of Religions, 1992.

D. A. Carson, The Gagging of God: Christianity Confront Pluralism, 1996.

Gerald McDermott and Harold A. Netland, A Trinitarian Theology of Religious Pluralism: An Evangelical Proposal, 2014.

 

7. 基督教的獨特性和多元主義

John Hick and Paul Knitter, eds, The Myth of Christian Uniqueness: Toward a Pluralistic Theology of Religions, 1987.

Gavin D’Costa, Christian Uniqueness Reconsidered: The Myth of a Pluralistic Theology of Religions, 1990.

Mark Heims, Salvations: Truth and Difference in Religion, 1997.

 

8. 福音與宗教對話

Lesslie Newbigin, The Gospel in a Pluralist Society, 1989, 2014. [紐畢真:《多元社會中的福音》,2019]

Harold Netland, Dissonant Voices: Religious Pluralism and the Question of Truth, 1991. 

Gerald McDermott, Can Evangelicals Learn from World Religions? Jesus, Revelation & Religious Traditions, 2000. 

 

9. 護教的多元進路

Harold Netland, Encountering Religious Pluralism: The Challenge to Christian Faith & Mission, 2001. 

Myron Bradley Penner, The End of Apologetics: Christian Witness in a Postmodern Context, 2013. 

卡森著。李晉馬麗譯:《寬容的不寬容》。北京:團結出版社,2012

 

10. 伊斯蘭教的宗教神學:Jerusha Lamptey, Never Wholly Other: A Muslima Theology of Religious Pluralism, 2014Esra Akay Dag, Christian and Islamic Theology of Religions: A Critical Appraisal, 2017.  

 

四、課程要求

1. 在參考書目選一本書,做書評,約2500字。佔30%

2. 一份專文,自訂相關題目和範圍,約6000字,佔70%(如:以選一個教義,以基督教和某一宗教教導,作比較,找出共性和不同。思想如何從自己基督教信仰架構,向那某一宗教徒介紹這個教義,又言說他的宗教在這教義題目上的教導在基督教教義中應如何論及。)

 

學習時數:

課程參與 1500分鐘

書評     1000分鐘

專文     2000分鐘

 

五、參考書目

 

 Braaten, Carl, and Robert Jenson.  A Map of Twentieth-Century Theology: Readings    from Karl Barth to Radical Pluralism.  Eugene: Wipf & Stock, 1997. 

Carson, D. A.  The Gagging of God: Christianity Confront Pluralism.  Grand Rapids:    Zondervan, 1996.    

卡森著。李晉馬麗譯:《寬容的不寬容》。北京:團結出版社,2012

Dag, Esra Akay.  Christian and Islamic Theology of Religions: A Critical Appraisal. Oxon: Routledge, 2017. 

D’Costa, Gavin.  Theology and Religious Pluralism.  Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1986.

--------.  Christian Uniqueness Reconsidered: The Myth of a Pluralistic Theology of. Religions.  Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1990.

--------.  Christianity and World Religions: Disputed Questions in the Theology of Religions.  Wiley-Blackwell, 2009

Dupuis, Jacques.  Toward a Christian Theology of Religious Pluralism.  Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1997. 

--------.  Jesus Christ at the Encounter of World Religions, 1989; Christianity and the Religions: From Confrontation to Dialogue, 2002)

Hedges, Paul, and Alan Race, eds.  Christian Approaches to Other Faiths.  London: SCM, 2008.  BR 127 .C468 2008

Heim, Mark.  Is Christ the Only Way: Christian Faith in a Pluralistic World.  Valley. Forge: Judson Press, 1985.

--------.  Salvations: Truth and Difference in Religion.  Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1995.

--------, ed. Grounds for Understanding: Ecumenical Resources for Responses to Religious Pluralism, 1998)

--------.  The Depth of the Riches: A Trinitarian Theology of Religious Ends.  Grand. Rapids: Eerdmans, 2001.

Hick, John.  God Has Many Names.  Philadelphia: Westminster, 1982. 

--------.  An Interpretation of Religion: Human Responses to the. Transcendent.約翰希克著。王志成譯。《宗教之解釋——人類對超越者的回應》,1998。再版,2013+第二十章 真理宣稱互相矛盾的問題)。

--------.  A Christian Theology of Religions : The Rainbow of Faiths, 1995.(約翰.希克著。王志成、思竹譯。《信仰的彩虹:與宗教多元主義批評者的對話。江蘇人民出版社,1999)

約翰希克著。王志成、柯進華譯。《從宗教哲學到宗教對話》。宗教文化,2010

約翰.希克(John Hick) ...等著 ; 丹尼斯.歐孔(Dennis L. Okholm), 提摩太.菲利普(Timothy R. Phillips) ; 鄧元尉等譯。《多元世界中的四種救贖觀》,2014(“Are There Many Paths to God?  John Hick vs Chris Sinkinson, 2011, Debate with Chris Sinkinson of Moorlands Theological College, http://www.moorlands.ac.uk/chris-sinkinson/ ; Unbelievable? With Justin Brierley.)

Karkkinen, Veli-Matti.  An Introduction to the Theology of Religions: Biblical, Historical and Contemporary Perspectives.  Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press,  2003. 

--------.  Christian Theology in the Pluralistic World: A Global. Introduction.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2019.

Knitter, Paul.  No Other Name?  A Critical Survey of Christian Attitudes toward the. World Religions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1985. (John Hick and Paul Knitter, eds.  The Myth of Christian Uniqueness: Toward a Pluralistic Theology of Religions, 1987)

--------.  Jesus and the Other Names: Christian Mission and Global Responsibility, 1996. 

保羅尼特著。王志成譯。《宗教對話模式》。北京:中國人民大學,2004

Kraemer, Hendrik.  The Christian Message in a Non-Christian World.  James Clarke. & Co.; Kregel Pub., 1956.

Lamptey, Jerusha.  Never Wholly Other: A Muslima Theology of Religious. Pluralism.  New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Lindbeck, George.  Nature of Doctrine: Religion and Theology in Postliberal. Age.  London: SPCK, 1984.  

McDermott, Gerald, and Harold A. Netland.  A Trinitarian Theology of Religious. Pluralism: An Evangelical Proposal: An Evangelical Proposal.  2014. 

Netland, Harold.  Dissonant Voices : Religious Pluralism and the Question of. Truth.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1991. 

--------.  Encountering Religious Pluralism : The Challenge to Christian Faith &. Mission.  Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 2001.

Newbigin, Lesslie.  The Gospel in a Pluralistic Society.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1989.

Penner, Myron Bradley Penner.  The End of Apologetics: Christian Witness in a. Postmodern Context, 2013. 

Pinnock, Clark H.  A Wideness in God’s Mercy: The Finality of Jesus Christ in a. World of Religions.  Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1992.  

Race, Alan.  Christians and Religious Pluralism: Patterns in the Christian Theology of    Religions.  Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1982.  BR 127 .R32 1982 

--------, and Ingrid Shafer, eds.  Religions in Dialogue: From Theocracy to Democracy.  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002.  BL 65 .P7 R44 2002

--------.  Thinking about Religious Pluralism: Shaping Theology of Religions for Our. Times.  Fortress Press, 2015.  BR 127 .R323 2015

Sanders, John.  No Other Name: An Investigation into the Destiny of the. Unevangelized.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1992.

Troeltsch, Ernst.  The Absoluteness of Christianity and the History of. Religions.  Translated by David Reid.  S.C.M. Press, 1972.

Yong, Amos.  Discerning the Spirit(s): A Pentecostal-Charismatic Contribution to. Christian Theology of Religions.  Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 2000.

王志成。《宗教,解釋與和平:對約翰.希克宗教多元論哲學的建設性研究》。成都:四川人中民,1999

王蓉:《苦難與拯救:保羅.尼特的宗教多元化論與宗教對話思想研究》。北京:宗教文化出版社,2011BR 127 .W46 2011