Expanding Our Vision: Insights from Emerging Theologies

Patricia Wilson-Kastner

Article Type: Article

Publication Date: 7/1/1985

Issue: Imagination (Vol. 5, No 3, Summer, 1985)

“Emerging theologies” are those various communications of the Gospel in dialogue with other cultures besides Western or with subcultures within the West. Emerging theologies do not share many or all of the Western dominant culture’s intellectual assumptions about the nature of our relation to the world. These theologies are not all the same, but as I will attempt to show, they do have some significant common characteristics which will substantially affect our way of doing theology in the future.

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