Transreligious theologians are posed with a number of difficult questions. First, how can I
understand the beliefs and practices of a worldview I do not share? Then, once I begin to construct and
synthesize truth claims, how normative are the source traditions? Finally, how do we transreligious
theologians judge truth claims as better and worse? By offering answers to these questions using a model
of critical interreligious appropriation, we may find a basis for a critical transreligious theology that avoids
naïve syncretisms and pernicious incommensurability.
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