inculturation


inculturation
The adaptation of Christian teachings in a non-Christian culture

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  • Inculturation — is a term used in Christianity, especially in the Roman Catholic Church, referring to the adaptation of the way Church teachings are presented to non Christian cultures, and to the influence of those cultures on the evolution of these teachings.… …   Wikipedia

  • INCULTURATION — INCULTURATI Apparu en 1975 environ dans le vocabulaire de la missiologie chrétienne et, depuis 1977, dans les textes officiels de l’Église catholique, le terme d’inculturation répond au souci des missionnaires de prendre en compte la spécificité… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Inculturation — L inculturation est un terme utilisé en missiologie chrétienne pour désigner la manière d adapter l annonce de l Évangile dans une culture donnée. Cette notion est proche, mais sensiblement différente, de l acculturation en sociologie. En effet,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • inculturation —    This word (from the Latin in, meaning in, and cultura, meaning cultivation of the land ) refers to the process whereby the Gospel becomes incarnate or cultivated within a particular culture. Since each culture influences the way the Gospel is… …   Glossary of theological terms

  • inculturation — /in kul cheuh ray sheuhn/, n. enculturation. * * * …   Universalium

  • inculturation — The attempt to make a religious (e.g. Christian) message accessible in and through a local culture. It has been an aspect of evangelism by means of drama, songs, and dance in the S. American base communities of the Roman Catholic Church …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • inculturation — [ɪnˌkʌltʃə reɪʃ(ə)n] noun variant spelling of enculturation …   English new terms dictionary

  • inculturation —  Инкультурация …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • inculturation —  n.f. Adaptation d une doctrine religieuse aux réalités locales …   Le dictionnaire des mots absents des autres dictionnaires

  • inculturation — /in kul cheuh ray sheuhn/, n. enculturation …   Useful english dictionary


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