Call for Papers: Asian Horizons, Dharmaram Journal of Theology Vol. 7, No. 1, March 2013

Asian Horizons, Dharmaram Journal of Theology

Vol. 7, No. 1, March 2013


Call for Papers

After 50 Years: Divine Revelation; Sacred Liturgy

March 2013 issue proposes to reflect on two of the constitutions of the Second Vatican Council, namely, Dei Verbum and Sacrosanctum Concilium. Besides reflecting on the historical background and formation of these documents, we invite theologians to critically reflect on the teaching given in these documents and their continuing relevance. Post-conciliar developments in biblical interpretation and liturgical theology and the present day challenges also may be addressed.

Suggested topics (only recommendations, not exhaustive)

: Historical background of Dei Verbum

: The contributions of Dei Verbum

: Post-conciliar documents on Dei Verbum

: Developments in Biblical interpretation after the Council

: Reflections on, Pontifical Biblical Commission, "The Interpretation of the Bible in the             Church" (1993)

: Biblical Interpretation: Challenges Today

: Historical Background of Sacrosanctum Concilium

: The contributions of Sacrosanctum Concilium

: Inculturation/interculturation of Liturgy in the light of Sacrosanctum Concilium

: Post-conciliar documents on Sacrosanctum Concilium

: Liturgical Renewal after the Council

: Liturgical Renewal: Challenges Today

As usual, we welcome other articles on any area of theological interest and research.

Please send your articles (4500-5000 words, including the footnotes) latest by 10 March 2013. Kindly include the abstract of the article in 100-150 words and a short resumè of the author.

Other regular items: “New Scholars”: Abstract of doctoral theses (recently defended and not yet published); book reviews.

For more details: Shaji George Kochuthara (editor-in-chief):

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Asian Horizons, Dharmaram Journal of Theology

Themes: 2013-2015

2013: Vol 7

March: After 50 Years: Divine Revelation; Sacred Liturgy

June: Contemporary Asian Family: Its Crisis and Opportunity

September: After 50 Years: Being a Church in the World

December: Biotechnological Revolution in Asia


2014: Vol 8

March: After 50 Years: Eastern Churches

June: Asia’s Ancient Christian Heritage

September: After 50 Years: Dialogue with Religions; Dialogue with Other Churches

December: Migration & Poverty


2015: Vol 9

March: After 50 Years: Ongoing Renewal of Moral Theology

June: Asia’s Women Theologians

September: After 50 Years: Apostolate of Lay People; Towards Future

December: Ethics, Theology and Technology


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