Inculturation

  • in christianity, inculturation is the adaptation of the way church teachings are presented to other, mostly non-christian, cultures and, in turn, the influence of those cultures on the evolution of these teachings. this is a term that is generally used by catholics, the world council of churches and some protestants; other protestants prefer to use the term "contextual theology".[1][2]

  • background
  • inculturation after the discoveries
  • papal teachings
  • challenges and criticisms
  • see also
  • notes and references
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In Christianity, inculturation is the adaptation of the way Church teachings are presented to other, mostly non-Christian, cultures and, in turn, the influence of those cultures on the evolution of these teachings. This is a term that is generally used by Catholics, the World Council of Churches and some Protestants; other Protestants prefer to use the term "contextual theology".[1][2]

Other Languages
Deutsch: Inkulturation
español: Inculturación
français: Inculturation
Bahasa Indonesia: Inkulturasi (Katolik)
polski: Inkulturacja
português: Inculturação