Struggle to Be the Sun Again: Introducing Asian Women's Theology
Chung Hyun Kyung electrified the 1991 World Council of Churches Assembly in Canberra with her vivid presentation of Christianity in an Asian context. After describing the historical and social context of Asian women's theology, Chung Hyun Kyung considers the questions with which Asian women are concerned. Who is Jesus for Asian women? Who is Mary for Asian women? What form...more
Paperback, 146 pages
Published September 1st 1990 by Orbis Books
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Amazing. Reading it opened my eyes. It deeply questioned patriarchal assumptions of many of my Christian concepts, only to open myself to a wider understanding of my personalrelation to God and my commitment for universal (and concrete) human liberation, also and mainly from male-dominated religions.
Nov 30, 2008 Chloe rated it 4 of 5 stars Recommends it for: those interested in seeing another side of Christianity that is dominant in Western society
Recommended to Chloe by: T. James Kodera
Really eye-opening book about Christianity for Asian women, struggles specific to Asian women, and the limits to Christianity as a white, patriarchal religion.