The Trinity in Asian perspective by Jung Young Lee

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Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville .

Written in English

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  • Asia,
  • Asia.


  • Trinity.,
  • Theology, Doctrinal -- Asia.,
  • Christianity and culture.,
  • East and West.,
  • Asia -- Religion.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-251) and index.

Book details

StatementJung Young Lee.
LC ClassificationsBT111.2 .L44 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL796075M
ISBN 100687426375
LC Control Number95031955

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The problem, says Jung Young Lee, is not with the doctrine of the Trinity itself. The present work is the most systematic and thorough attempt by any Asian theologian to date to interpret the Christian dogma of the Trinity in terms of the yin-yang symbolic thinking.

After a brief introduction on the necessity and method of contextual theology, L. offers a lucid presentation on the origin, meaning, development, and. Drawing on a variety of East Asian religious traditions, Lee offers a creative reinterpretation of this central Christian doctrine.

He shows how a global perspective can illuminate Western theological constructs as he establishes the necessity of a Author: Jung Young Lee. Drawing on a variety of East Asian religious traditions, Lee offers a creative reinterpretation of this central Christian doctrine.

He shows how a global perspective can illuminate Western theological constructs as he establishes the necessity of a contextual approach to the doctrine of the Trinity. The Asian philosophical construct of yin and yang can offer a way out of this problem, with its inherently 'both/and' way of thinking.

Drawing on a variety of East Asian religious traditions, Lee offers a creative reinterpretation of this central Christian doctrine. Trinity in Asian Format: Paperback. The Trinity in Asian Perspective. By Jung Young Lee, Nashville: Abindgon Press, pp. $ (paper).

Jung Young Lee is a married Korean Protestant pastor-theologian now working in the United States, but very much immersed in his cultural origins and an acknowledged expert on the I Ching (the Book of Change).

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