Fall 2010

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Fuller in Dialogue

Integrated byVeli-Matti Kärkkäinen

In a startling statement, German theologian Jürgen Moltmann claims that only those people are capable of dialogue—or “merit” dialogue, as he puts it—who “have arrived at a firm standpoint in their own religion, and who enter into dialogue with the resulting self-confidence.” Many Christians have a different understanding of what dialogue means, either with other Christians or with followers of other living faiths...