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Vol. 51 Num. 05/06

Opening Address

Good afternoon, my brothers and sisters and welcome to the SEDOS Residential Seminar. The topic of our Seminar this year is “Mission in a...

Mission as Interfaith Dialogue

Introduction First, let me thank SEDOS for the invitation to give the Opening Lecture at this Seminar. I want to start by looking back...

«Sèdeq sèdeq tirdòf: giustizia, giustizia perseguirai»

«Giustizia, giustizia perseguirai» (Dt. 16, 20) sono parole che Mosheh rivolge ai figli d’Israele prima del loro ingresso nella terra di Kenaan. Egli sa...

Dialogue and Justice: It’s the Relationship that Matters

I was once asked the question, ‘What does it mean to be a woman of dialogue?’ I was surprised by the question because I...

A change of heart: Fragments on compassion and engagement

‘As long as space endures, as long as sentient beings remain, until then, may I too abide to dispel the misery of the world.’...

Pourquoi tant de frustrations autour du dialogue interreligieux ?

Dans le cadre de cette brève contribution, qui s’appuie uniquement sur mon expérience du dialogue islamo-chrétien en Égypte, je voudrais proposer une clarification de...

Carità, Karuṇā /慈悲Jihi: insieme sulle vie del dialogo

Prima di tutto un sincero grazie a SEDOS, agli organizzatori di questo Seminario, in particolare a P. Peter Baekelmans, e a tutti voi presenti...

Le dialogue comme un art

Une « histoire de la vérité » reste certainement encore à écrire, une histoire qui prenne en compte l’évolution du concept, son étendue, ses différentes définitions....

Christian Mission in a Pluralistic World The Vision of Pope Francis

It is a great pleasure for me to take part in this residential seminar entitled, Mission in a Pluralistic World. I thank Fr. Peter...

Four Dimensions of Listening

In recent years we have seen the rise of xenophobia – the fear of foreigners – and its exploitation for political gain. I’m reminded...

News Today: Interreligious Dialogue: An Asian Perspective

Talk given at the meeting of Asian Ambassadors to the Holy See at the Pontifical Urban University, 18 June 2019 Asia has a long-standing...

TRANSLATION Why is there so much frustration about inter-religious dialogue?

In the context of this brief contribution, which is based solely on my experience of the Christian-Muslim dialogue in Egypt, I should like to...

TRANSLATION Dialogue as an art

A “history of the truth” still remains to be written, a history that takes into account the evolution of concept, its scope, its different...

TRANSLATION “Sèdeq sèdeq tirdòf: justice, justice, you will pursue” (Dt 16:20)

“Justice! Seek justice if you want to live…” were the words that Moses addressed to the children of Israel before they entered the land...

TRANSLATION Charity, Karunà/Jihi: Together on the path of dialogue

First of all a sincere ‘thank you’ to SEDOS, and to the organizers of this Seminar, in parti­cular to Fr. Peter Baekelmans, CICM, and...