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A New Meeting of the Religions
Interreligious Relationships and Theological Questioning

By E. Luther Copeland

A New Meeting of the Religions
Hardback, 195 pages $39.95
Published: 1st September 1999
ISBN: 9780918954718

Subjects: All Religious Studies, All Theology, Contemporary Theology

A New Meeting of the Religions demonstrates that one can affirm the Christian mission internationally and interculturally without diminishing either the importance of good interreligious relationships or the recognition of the worth of the major religions.


Part 1: Introduction, Terminology, and Representative Viewpoints

1. The New Encounter and the Christian Theology of Religions

2. Theology of Religions: Representative Viewpoints

Part 2: Theology of Religions and Theological Questions

3. Articulating the Questions

4. The Christian Mission and Other Missions

5. Interreligious Relationships

6. The Redeemed Community, In History and Beyond





"...a mature distillate of a life in mission service and empathetic connection with other ways of faith."

—Molly Marshall, Professor, Central Baptist Theological Seminary

"...very helpful in getting past prevailing paradigms...."

—John Jonsson, Professor, Baylor University

E. LUTHER COPELAND is a retired missionary and professor of missions. He served as a missionary in Japan from 1948–1956 and again from 1975–1981. He spent over twenty years as Professor of Christian Mission and World Religions at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Dr. Copeland and his wife, Louise, currently reside in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Publication Details:

 Hardback , 195 pages

 Baylor University Press

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