EWA 4: Day 2 Papers, Peace and Praxis

Moderator: Evelyn Monteiro Paper Presentation: Cooking/Stitching Cultures: Interculturality as a Christian Feminist Peace Praxis by Agnes M. Brazal How globalization breeds fundamentalist ideaologies is the context of this paper which is in 3 parts: 1) What is interculturality? •Creation of spaces •Call for mutual listening and dialogue •Positve transformation in view of the other Definition … Continue reading EWA 4: Day 2 Papers, Peace and Praxis

EWA 4: Message from Sharon Bong, EWA Coordinator, 2006-2009

Dear Ecclesia of Women in Asia, Greetings from Malaysia. We have just concluded EWA IV with the theme, 'Practising Peace: Towards an Asian Feminist Theology of Liberation' at the Salesian Retreat House, Hua Hin, Thailand, 26-29 August 2009. As the former Coordinator of EWA (2007-2009), I wish to convey my heartfelt appreciation to the outgoing … Continue reading EWA 4: Message from Sharon Bong, EWA Coordinator, 2006-2009

EWA 4 – Like Water on Stone: Asian Women Theologians Gather for Peace

by Gemma Tulud Cruz In recognition of the fact that our world is increasingly marked by violence and conflict within public/private spaces twenty (28) women theologians from eleven (11) Asian countries (and two collaborators from the West) gathered in Hua Hin, Thailand from August 26-30, 2009. For these women theologians the conference, which carried the … Continue reading EWA 4 – Like Water on Stone: Asian Women Theologians Gather for Peace

EWA 4 – 2nd Session: PEACE AND PRAXIS – Notes by Judette Gallares

Moderator: Evelyn Monteiro Paper Presentation: Cooking/Stitching Cultures: Interculturality as a Christian Feminist Peace Praxis by Agnes M. Brazal How globalization breeds fundamentalist ideaologies is the context of this paper which is in 3 parts: 1) What is interculturality? •Creation of spaces •Call for mutual listening and dialogue •Positve transformation in view of the other Definition … Continue reading EWA 4 – 2nd Session: PEACE AND PRAXIS – Notes by Judette Gallares

EWA 4 Call for Papers; Practicing Peace: Towards an Asian Feminist Theology of Liberation

Practicing Peace: Towards an Asian Feminist Theology of Liberation Fourth Biennial Conference (For Information on the on the Papers/Abstracts already approved, please refer to the comment below) Venue: Hua Hin, Thailand Date: August 26-29, 2009 (participants arrive August 26, leave August 30) (Please note that the conference date has been moved one day ahead so … Continue reading EWA 4 Call for Papers; Practicing Peace: Towards an Asian Feminist Theology of Liberation

EWA 4: Synthesis, ‘Practising Peace: Towards an Asian feminist Theology of Liberation’

Salesian Retreat House, Hua Hin, Thailand 26-29 August, 2009 By Astrid Lobo Gajiwala, India We have finally come to the conclusion but not the end, I hope, of ‘Practising Peace: Towards an Asian feminist Theology of Liberation’. During the past three days we listened, shared, reflected, prayed and embraced each other. We opened our sacred … Continue reading EWA 4: Synthesis, ‘Practising Peace: Towards an Asian feminist Theology of Liberation’