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**required course for the Licentiate in Mission Practice

Synopsis

An introductory course for Christians to the main religious traditions of Asia. Avoiding being combative with the Other, it takes a serious and respectful approach to learning about Asian religions without ignoring the essential truth-claims of the Christian faith. This course seeks to be accurate in learning about the religious traditions of our neighbours and include the following topics: i) how and why should Christians learn about Religions; ii) Indian religions; iii) Chinese religions; iv) Buddhism; v) the Judeo-Christian tradition; vi) Islam; and vii) religion and society; and the theology of religion.

Biodata

Rev Dr Andrew Peh, PhD (Asbury Theological Seminary), lectures in the area of mission and mission history at Trinity Theological College. His interests are in the history of Christianity in Asia and mission trends in the 21st century. He also serves in the Chinese Annual Conference of the Methodist Church in Singapore as a diaconal minister appointed to Charis Methodist Church.

Introducing World Religions: Asian Religions and Christian Faith**

**required course for the Licentiate in Mission Practice

Instructor:
Rev Dr Andrew Peh 

Dates:
2024 Mar 18, 25, Apr 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
(7 Monday evenings)

Time:
7.30 pm to 9.30 pm

Format:
via Zoom

Fees:
$100.00
Free for TTC Alumni and TTC Matriculated Students – Registration Required

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