By Pierre-François de Béthune,Raimon Panikkar
Interreligious Hospitality is an enlightening account of 1 Catholic monk's look for God via discussion with one other spiritual culture. Interreligious discussion will occasionally contain discussions approximately doctrine, occasionally advertise joint motion for the typical reliable. yet eventually it's approximately hospitality: accepting the invitation of others to event their non secular practices and inviting others to adventure ours. Pierre de Bethune's attractive description of studying the best way of tea" and of dwelling in a jap Zen monastery, together with his probing reflections at the that means of these stories, exhibits how the discussion of spiritual adventure can lead Christians to a deepened religion and a extra excessive and profitable non secular life.
Pierre-François de Bethune, OSB, served as Secretary basic of al the nearby commissions of debate Interreligious Monastique/Monastic Interreligious discussion (DIM/MID) from 1992 to 2007 and maintains as editor of the overseas Bulletin. he's a monk of the monastery of Saint-Andre de Clerlande in Belgium. His prior books contain By religion and Hospitality: The Monastic culture as a version for Interreligious Encounter.