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Santa Clara Lecturer, 22 January 1996

Santa Clara Lecturer, 22 January 1996

Peering Into the Mouth of God: Reflections on the Dangerous Possibility of Really Taking Religions Seriously

Francis X. Clooney, S.J., 22 January 1996

That our world is a place of many religions is one of the great challenges before us. Though reactions to the diversity of religions will vary- some like the diversity, some ignore it, some fear it-most of us are concerned and feel challenged, and many of us are even overwhelmed by the religious possibilities that beckon to us today.

Peering Into the Mouth of God: Reflections on the Dangerous Possibility of Really Taking Religions Seriously

That our world is a place of many religions is one of the great challenges before us. Though reactions to the diversity of religions will vary- some like the diversity, some ignore it, some fear it-most of us are concerned and feel challenged, and many of us are even overwhelmed by the religious possibilities that beckon to us today.

Santa Clara Lecture, Winter 1996