University of Wisconsin–Madison

The Future of Interreligious Dialogue: A Multireligious Conversation on Nostra Aetate

Charles L. Cohen (Co-editor) , Paul F. Knitter (Co-editor) , Ulrich Rosenhagen (Co-editor) (2017). The Future of Interreligious Dialogue: A Multireligious Conversation on Nostra Aetate. Orbis Books

Drawn from a conference celebrating the 50th anniversary of the landmark Vatican II document, Nostra Aetate (“Declaration on the Relation of the Church to Non-Christian Religions”), this multi-perspec­tive collection of essays by the world’s leading scholars of theology and interreligious dialogue brings new ferment to the field of interreligious understanding.

In addition to the editors, contributors in­clude (among others) John T. Thatamanil, John Borelli, Jeannine Hill Fletcher, Roger Haight, John Pawlikowski, Dwight Hopkins, Shira Lander, and Sallie B. King.

Charles L. Cohen is E. Gordon Fox Professor of American Institutions at UW-Madison and former director of the Lubar Institute for the Study of the Abrahamic Religions.

Paul F. Knitter is the Emeritus Paul Tillich Pro­fessor of Theology, World Religions, and Culture at Union Theological Seminary, New York.

Ulrich Rosenhagen, formerly associate direc­tor of the Lubar Institute for the Study of the Abrahamic Religions, is a lecturer in religious studies at UW-Madison.

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