Brian McLaren – Q9 – The Pluralism Question
Chapter 19 - Group Questions
Why do you feel the question of religious pluralism is so important, and how do you rank the dangers of the two common responses (“It’s either us or them” and “Whatever you believe is fine”) described by the author?
The author reviews several passages of Scripture that could be brought to bear on the question of how we relate to people of other religions. Which of those passages was of most interest to you?
The author identifies the Greco-Roman mind as the real problem in the mindset of Christians towards people of other religions. Explain why.
What is the meaning of John 14:6 according to the author, and how relevant is it to the issue of religious pluralism?