By Bruce Bradshaw,Paul Hiebert

ISBN-10: 0801022894

ISBN-13: 9780801022890

C. S. Lewis in comparison the duty of moral inquiry to crusing a fleet of ships; the first activity is heading off collisions. whilst introducing cultural swap, such collisions are inevitable. Bruce Bradshaw offers specialist guideline for navigating those cultural clashes.

Bradshaw contends that lasting switch comes purely via changing the tales in which humans dwell. The Bible is the metanarrative whose changing topic of redemption types a transcultural moral foundation. points of God's redemption tale can swap how neighborhood cultures imagine and behave towards the surroundings, religions, govt, gender identities, economics, technology, and expertise. besides the fact that, potent switch happens merely in a context of reconciliation, Christian group, and mutual learning.

A needs to learn for a person engaged in or getting ready for cross-cultural ministry, reduction, or improvement paintings. The e-book can also be suitable to scholars of ethics, philosophy, and theology. quite a few real-life examples illustrate the inevitable tensions that take place while cultures and narratives collide.

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