Buddhist-Christian Studies, vol. 34 (2014)

Editors’ Introduction
Rita M. Gross, Terry C. Muck

Introduction: Spiritual Friends in a Multifaith and Multisuffering World
Kyeongil Jung, 3

Buddhist-Christian Dialogue: Looking Back, Looking Ahead, and Listening Ever More Deeply
Sallie B. King, 7

The Suffering of Economic Injustice

The Suffering of Economic Injustice: A Christian Perspective
Ulrich Duchrow, 27

Why Buddhism and the Modern World Need Each Other: A Buddhist Perspective
David R. Loy, 39

The Suffering of Economic Injustice: A Response to Ulrich Duchrow and David Loy
Joerg Rieger, 51

The Listening to the World

Listening to the World: Engagement with Those Who Suffer
Ouyporn Khuankaew, 59

Listening to the World: Prophetic Anger and Sapiential Compassion
Felix Wilfred, 63

The Suffering of Sexism: Buddhist Perspectives and Experiences
Rita M. Gross, 69

Sexism and Misogyny in the Christian Tradition: Liberating Alternatives
Rosemary Radford Ruether, 83

The Suffering of Racism

Community of “Neighbors”: A Baptist-Buddhist Reflects on the Common Ground of Love
Jan Willis, 97

Buddhist Resources for Womanist Reflection
Melanie L. Harris, 107

Spirituality and Liberation

What Christian Liberation Theology and Buddhism Need to Learn from Each Other
John Makransky, 117

Liberation and Spirituality
Roger Haight, 135

Ecological Suffering, Economics as Religion, Political Liberation

Ecological Suffering: From a Buddhist Perspective
Sulak Sivaraksa, 147

Capitalism as Religion and Religious Pluralism: An Approach from Liberation Theology
Jung Mo Sung, 155

Occupy Religion: Theology of the Multitude and Interreligious Dialogue
Joerg Rieger, 167

Dialogue and Liberation: What I Have Learned from My Friends—Buddhist and Christian
Paul Knitter, 173

News and Views, edited by Jonathan A Seitz

The Annual Meeting of the Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies
Sandra Costen Kunz, Jonathan A. Seitz, Jonathan A. Seitz, 185

Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies Frederick J. Streng Book Award 2013
David Gardiner, Jonathan A. Seitz, 187

Report on the Tenth European Network of Buddhist-Christian Studies Conference: History as a Challenge to Buddhism and Christianity
John O’Grady, Elizabeth J. Harris, Jonathan A. Seitz, 189

Conference of the Japan Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies
Eiko Hanaoka, Jonathan A. Seitz, 193

The Life and Writings of Edmond Pezet (1923–2008)
Pierre Gillet, Jonathan A. Seitz, 195

Haiku and Analysis: Ryokan and Whitehead
Tokiyuki Nobuhara, Jonathan A. Seitz, 199

Book Reviews, edited by Sid Brown

The Buddha and Religious Diversity by J. Abraham Velez de Cea
Reviewed by Rita M. Gross 203

Jesus and Buddha: Practicing Across Traditions (film) Dir. by John Ankele
Reviewed by C. Denise Yarbrough, 207

The Arts of Contemplative Care: Pioneering Voices in Buddhist Chaplaincy and Pastoral Work ed. by Cheryl A. Giles and Willa B. Miller
Richard Seager, 211

Growing in Love and Wisdom: Tibetan Buddhist Sources for Christian Meditation by Susan J. Stabile
Reviewed by Bobbi Patterson, 215

Theravada Buddhism: The View of the Elders by Asanga Tilakaratne
Reviewed by Donald K. Swearer, 219

Encounters in Faith: Christianity in Interreligious Dialogue by Peter Feldmeier
Reviewed by Paul F. Knitter, 221

Theological Reflections at the Boundaries by Paul O. Ingram
Reviewed by Duane R. Bidwell, 224

Pneumatology and the Christian-Buddhist Dialogue: Does the Spirit Blow Through the Middle Way? by Amos Yong
Reviewed by Francis X. Clooney, 227

The Cosmic Breath: Spirit and Nature in the Christianity-Buddhism-Science Trialogue by Amos Yong
Reviewed by Paul D. Numrich, 230