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Bendangjungshi
Confessing Christ in the Naga Context
Towards a Liberating Ecclesiology
Reihe: ContactZone. Explorations in Intercultural Theology
Bd. 8, 2011, 312 S., 29.90 EUR, 29.90 CHF, br., ISBN 978-3-643-90071-5


Bendangjungshi (* 1973) brings into dialogue the three leading Northeast Indian tribal theologians, Renthy Keitzar (1936 - 2003), K. Thanzauva (* 1946) and Wati Longchar (* 1958) with the Western theology of Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906 - 1945) who suffered martyrdom under the Nazi dictatorship in Germany. Negotiating between Bonhoeffer's political approach and Naga cultural identity, Bendangjungshi develops a liberating ecclesiology for Naga Christians, who have been suffering under Indian military occupation since the withdrawal of the British colonizers from Nagaland.





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