The Buddha and the Christ: Explorations in Buddhist and Christian Dialogue (Faith Meets Faith) (Paperback)

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The Buddha and the Christ: Explorations in Buddhist and Christian Dialogue (Faith Meets Faith) (Paperback)

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Students and scholars alike have long been fascinated by the similarities and differences between the traditions founded by the Shakyamun, called the Buddha, and Jesus, called Christ. The Buddha and the Christ introduces readers to Mahayana perspectives and explores the dynamics of discipleship past and present of both Christian and Buddhist traditions.
Leo D. Lefebure is Matteo Ricci professor of theology at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. His award-winning books include The Path of Wisdom: A Christian Commentary on the Dhammapada (Book of the Year, Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies) and Revelation, the Religions and Violence (Pax Christi Book Award). He is a trustee of the Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions.
Product Details ISBN: 9780883449240
ISBN-10: 0883449242
Publisher: Orbis Books
Publication Date: August 17th, 1993
Pages: 239
Language: English
Series: Faith Meets Faith