Jeevadhara Journal

 

JEEVADHARA: A Journal for Socio-Religious Research

An International Theological Review Published by the Jeevadhara Socio- Religious Research Centre

A Monthly Published alternately in English and Malayalam

 

Subscription Rate:  English Rs. 200 (India);  Bangladesh Rs. 800  By Surface Mail;  Foreign  $ 42  By Airmail

                                Malayalam Rs. 150 (India),  Foreign $ 36 By Airmail

It Investigates the most recent trends and issues in Theology, Bible, Interreligious Dialogue, Human problems, Ethical,Moral and Societal Concerns,Opens up new Horizons of Thought and Interprets the Signs of the Times in incessant Search for Truth without minding the Cost.

                                              A new heaven and a new earth is our motto

 

 

Founder Editor   -  Joseph Constantine Manalel

 

 

General Editor Kuncheria Pathil

 

Associate General Editor  - Shaji George Kochuthara

 
SECTION EDITORS

EDITORS

   ENGLISH

  MALAYALAM

    Secretary -          P U Abraham

Each Number of Jeevadhara is a seperate Book on a relevant topic,the different aspects of which are dealt with in depth by scholars in the respective fields.

The main Themes and Contents of Jeevadhara from 2014 are given below:

 

2014: JANUARY

Theme: Indian Church- Leadership of Tomorrow

Edited by Felix Wilfred

CONTENTS

 

2014 February  (Malayalam)

Theme: Digital Divide

Edited by Sunny Maniakkupara

 

2014 March (English)

Theme: A Poor Church for the Poor

Edited By Selva Rathinam

 

 

April 2014: Malayalam

Universality of the Message of the Bible (Malayalam)

Edited by George Edayadiyil

Panchagrandhiyile Sarvatrika Veekshanam -  Thomas Kalayil

Purappadinte Sarvathrikata -  George Edayadiyil

Suvisheshananthathinte Munsuchanakal in the Historical Books of the Old Testament -  Paschal Koroth

Vachana Prakhoshanathinte Sarvatrikata in Micha and Jona -  Joy Philip Kakkanat

Suvisheshathinte Sarvathrikata in Mathew -  Sebastian Mullooparampil

Sarvathrikata in Luke -  Tomy Kattampally

Vachanathilude Sarvathrikathayilekke, the Gospel of John  -  Rogith Kottukappally

Suvisheshathinte Sarvalaukikata in Paul of the Acts  -  Benny Nalkara

Suvisheshathinte Sarvathrikata in the Book of Revelation  -  Johnson Pudussery

MAY 2014

JESUS AND SOCIETY

Edited by Jacob Parappally 

When the Slain Lamb Stands up to the Eagale and the Fox: Jesus and the Religio-Political Leaders -  Joseph Lobo

Jesus Spirituality of Inclusion and Societal Concern -  Varghese Abhilash

Jesus Radical Option for Women: A Feminist Critical Reading of the Bent Woman in Luke 13: 10 - 17 - Pauline Chakkalakal

Jesus Approach to the Subaltern Issues -  Roy Lazar 

JUNE 2014

FAMILY : APPROACHES AND CHALLENGES (Malayalam)

Edited bySaji Mathew Kanayankal

Vivahitarum Kristu Shishyatvavum -  Augustine Kallely

Kudumbathiluruvakunna Mishiha - Sebastian Kollamkunnel

Kudumbathilum Samuhathilum streekalute Stanam - Merlin Ariparampil

Kudumbaprasnangalum Sammepanangalum - Antony Chundelikkat

Kadumbam: Bharatiya Samscritiyilude  - Sreekala M. Nayar

Kudumba Vyavastha Islamil - Maulavi C. M.

Vazhthappetta Chavarayachante Kudumbachattam (Padya Chavarul) -  James Aerthayil

 

July 2014

AGENDA OF THE CHURCH IN CIVIL SOCIETY

Edited by Kuncheria Pathil

                            Church in Civil Society: Inspirational and Prophetic:          Patrick Gnanapragasam

Situating Church in the Vision of Inclusive Development:          Antony Kalliath

Church and Social Movements:                                         Poulose Mangai

Participatory Democracy and Emancipation of Subalterns:        Maria Arul Raja

Interreligious Relations in Civil Society:         Sebastian Painadath

Greening the Oppressed Land: Response to the Impending Crisis:          Oliver Inchody

 

 AUGUST 2014

 PARTICIPATION IN SOCIETY AND CHURCH(Malayalam)

 EDITED BY TONY NILANKAVIL

 Mobile Culture and the Style of Participation in Families  -   Ranjit Lal K. P.

Participatory Models in the Political, Social and Cultural Areas -   Martin Sankoorickal

Participatory Ministries in the Vision of St. Paul  -  Biju Nanjilath

Palliyogamgal and the Participatory Models for Today   -  Bilju Vazhappilly

Participatory Church: Foundational Visions in Ecclesiology   _  Saijo Thaikkattil

Pastoral Participation and the Life and Vision of Pope Francis   -  Toni Neelankavil 

 

September 2014

SOCIO-RELIGIOUS MOVEMENTS - I

EDITED BY VINCENT SEKHAR

RELIGIONS AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS  -     Michael Amaladoss

SOCIO-RLEGIOUS MOVEMENTS IN INDIA: ISSUES  AND OUTCOMES  -    Prakash Louis

SOCIO-RLEIGIUS MOVEMENTS; A SEARCH FOR SPIRITUALITY  -  Paulose Mangai

HARMONY OF RLEIGIONS AND SERVICE TO HUMANITY: SRI RAMAKRISHNA MOVEMENT  -    Vincent Sekhar

RISSHO KOSEI-KAI AND THE SEARCH FOR INTERRELIGIUS HARMONY AND PEACE  -  Leo D. Lefebure

THE HIZMET MOVEMENT AND CHRISTIAN-MUSLIM UNDERSTANDING  -   J.M.P. Thomas Birla

OCTOBER 2014

MATURITY OF FAITH  (Malayalam)

EDITED BY VINCENT KUNDUKULAM 

Deviations of Faith  -  Sibi Pulickal

Who said Piety does not Need Rationality  -  Kuriakose Mundadan

Historical Events and the Positive Growth of Israels Faith -   A. Maria Selvam

Did Jesus start New Ways in Understanding Faith  -  Lucien Legrand

Stages in the Development of Faith  -  Joy K. Pulickan

Catechism for Elders for Maturing in Faith  -  Gilbert Chundal 

NOVEMBER 2014

GENDER JUSTICE AND SEXUALITY

EDITED BY MATHEW ILLATHUPARAMPIL

Domestic Violence and Indian Mindset  -  Julie George

Pursuit of Gender Justice and Equality in Mass Media  -  Prem Xalxo

Women at Vatican II : Presence and Issues  -   Stanislaus Alla

Revisitng  Mulierem Dignitatem  -   Matthew Coutinho

Complex and Uncertian Etiology of Homosexuality  -  Thomas Srampickal 

DECEMBER 2014

RELEVANCE OF THE SACRAMENT OF PENANCE (MALAYALAM)

EDITED BY MATHEW PAIKADA

CRIME, PUNISHMENT AND FORGIVING IN WORLD LITERATURE  -   JUSTIN JOHNS NELLIKUNNEL

SACRAMENT OF PENANCE: HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENTS  - MATHEW PAIKADA

RECONCILIATION THROUGH THE SACRAMENT OF PENANCE  -  CYPRIAN ILLICKAMURY

CONFESSION, ITS PSYCHOLOGY AND THEOLOGY

SOCIAL SIN AND CONFESSION  -  JIJO KURIAN  MULAYIL

JANUARY 2015

INDIGENOUS CHRISTIANITIES IN THE POST-DENOMINATIONAL AGE

EDITED BY FELIX WILFRED

HISTORICAL BACKGROUND TO INDIGENOUS CHRISTIANITIES  -   D. ARTHUR JEYAKUMAR

INDIGENOUS CHURCH: A PAULINE RESPONSE -  A. JOHN BAPTIST

METHODOLOGIGS FOR THE STUDY OF INDIGENOUS CHRISTIANITY  -  PAUL JOSHUA BHAKIARAJ

LIVED RLEIGION: iNDIAS MANY INDIGENOUS CHRISTIANITIES -  ROWENA ROBINSON

EMBEDDED RESONCES AS LATENT FORMS OF INDIGENOUS CHRISTIANITIES  - GNANA PATRICK

THE POLITICAL AMBIVALENCE OF INDIGENOUS CHRISTIANITIES  - FELIX WILFRED

FEBRUARY 2015

SCIENTIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCE AND HUMAN JOY (MALAYALAM)

EDITED BY SUNNY MANIAKKUPARA

A PHILOSOPHICAL CRITIQUE ON TECHNOLOGICAL  KNOWLEDGE   -  ANTO CHERAMTHURUTHY

CHRISTIAN VISION ON HAPPINESS -  JOSEPH PARACKAL

SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL  PROGRESS  AND PEACE IN FAMILIES  -  JOSE IMMANUEL

SCIENTIFIC  AND TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCE  AND HAPPINESS IN INDIAN  CLASSICAL VIEW -  IRANJAL RAMAKRISHNAN

TECHNOLOGICAL REVOLUTION AND HAPPINESS  -  BINCE M. MATHEW

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN FUTURE  -  SUMY JOSEPH, EBIN THOMAS MATHEW

TECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN HAPPINESS  -  BINO P. JOSEPH

MARCH 2015

INTEGRATED RELIGIOUS LIFE AND INTEGRAL FORMATION

EDITED BY SELVA RATHINAM

 

ROOTED IN CHRIST TO BE HIS EMISSARIES: A RENEWED VISION FOR CONSECRATED LIFE  -  FABIAN

CONSECRATED RELIGIOUS LIFE AS A CONTRAST SOCIETY: PIERIS PERSPECTIVE  -  HELEN DANTIS

GLOBALIZATION AND DEMOCRACY: A PROPHETIC CALL AND CHALLENGE TO RELIGIOUS LIFE -  SELVA RATHINAM

DISCIPLESHIP IN THE HEBREW BIBLE  -  JAMES B. DABHI

INTEGRATED THEOLOGICAL FORMATION  -  PHILIP VYSANETHU

INTEGRAL THEOLOGICAL FORMATION FOR APOSTOLATE OF TOMORROW IN THTE LIGHT OF VAT II -  SELVA RATHINA

  

APRIL 2015

VISION OF SANYASA IN THE BIBLE (MALAYALAM)

EDITED BY GEORGE EDAYADIYIL 

CONTENTS

WORD OF GOD LIFE-SOURCE OF SANYASA  -  JOSEPH PATHRAPANKAL

MODELS OF CONSECRATED LIFE IN THE FIRST TESTAMENT  -  GEORGE KANIYARAKATH

PROPHETIC PERSPECTIVES OF CONSECRATED LIFE   -  JOY PHILIP KAKKANAT

JOHN THE BAPTIST : THE GUIDING LIGHT OF THE RELIGIOUS  -  SEBASTIAN MULLOOPARAMPIL

CONSECRATED LIFE: THE VISION AND ORIENTATIONS IN ST. PAUL  -   BENNY NALKARA

 

MAY 2015

JESUS AND CONSECRATED DISCIPLESHIP

EDITED BY JACOB PARAPPALLY

JESUS AND CONSECRATED DISCIPLESHIP: MYSTICAL & PROPHETIC DIMENSION OF CONSECRATED LIFE IN THE INDIAN CONTEXT: P. R. JOHN

CONSECRATED LIFE AS COUNTER-CULTURE: HISTORICAL IMPULSES FOR ITS REINVENMTIN TODAY  - ISAAC PADINJAREKUTTU

THE MEANING AND SIGNIFICANCE OF CNSECRATED LIFE AS WOMEN DISCIP0LES OF CHRIST - SHALINI MULACKAL

FLEXIBLE COMMUNITIES OF SPIRITUAL SEEKERS   -  SEBASTIAN PAINADATH

REMEMBERING THOMAS KOCHERY  -  JACOB PARAPPALLY

BOOK REVIEW : GLEN SHIVE

 JUNE  2015

CONSECRATED LIFE IN THE HISTORY OF THE CHURCH (MALAYALAM)

EDITED BY SAJI MATHEW KANAYANKAL 

CONTENTS

Biblical Foundation of Consecrated Life  -  Johnson Pudussery

Origin of Religious Life and Perspectives of Syrian Fathers -   Denise Patteruparampil

Consecrated Life : Perspectives of Canon Law  -  Rosmin Cheruvilparampil

Consecrated Loife in the Teachings of the Church -  Jerit Pullatt

Consecrated Life Possibilities and Limitations  -  Mathai Kadavil

JULY 2015

AGENDA  OF THE CHURCH IN CIVIL SOCIETY -  II

EDITED BY KUNCHERIA PATHIL

HUMAN RIGHTS: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE CHURCH IN INDIA TODAY -  VARGHESE THECKANATH

CURRENT AGRARIAN CRISES AND A RESPONSE  - JOSHY CHERIAN

FIGHTING CORRUPTION WITHOUT COMPROMISE  -  SHAJI GEORGE KOCHUTHARA

RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM AND ROLE OF RELIGION IN SOCIETY -  SAJU CHACKALACKAL

CHURCH IN THE POSTMODERN CULTURAL PROCESS TODAY  - KUNCHERIA PATHIL

 

AUGUST 2015

CAN WE LIVE TOGETHER INSPITE OF OUR DIFFERENCES (MALAYALAM)

EDITED BY TONY NILANKAVIL

POLITICAL HINDUTVA- COMMUNALISM, PAST AND PRESENT -  MARTIN SANKOORICKAL

RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM: CHRISTIAN RESPONSE -  TONY NEELANKAVIL

CONFRONTATION AND ALLIANCE: STYLE OF KERALA SOCIETY -  E. J. THOMAS

GLOBALIZTION AND APPROACHES TO DIFFERENCES -  JUSTIN VETTUKALLEL

PLURALITY : SOME PSYCHOLOGICAL REFLECTIONS  -  SALY PAUL

DIFFERENCES AND COEXISTENCE: SOME PHILOSOPHICAL PERSPECTIVES  -  ANTO CHERAMTHURUTHY

BHARAT: UNITY IN DIVERSITY, CHANGING ORIENTATIONS  -  THOMAS PADIYATH

 

SEPTEMBER 2015

SOCIO-RELIOGIOUS MOVEMENTS - II

EDITED BY VINCENT SEKHAR

MASTER CHENG YEN AND THE BUDDHIST TZU CHI COMPASSION-RELIEF FOUNDATION  -  ELSE ANNE DE VIDO

NEW RELIGIUS MOVEMENTS IN INDIA: THE MATA AMRITANANDAMAYI MATH  -  QIU YONGHUI

BEDIUZZAMAN SAID NURSI AND THE NUR MOVEMENT  -  LEO D. LEFEBURE

CATHOLIC TRIBAL  MOVEMENT  -  AGAPIT TIRKEY

HARIKATHA - A SOCIO-RELIGIOUS MOVEMENT  -  N. UMA MAHEWARI

THE CALRION CALL OF ANUVRATAS - THE ANUVRATA MOVEMENT  -  PRIYADARSANA JAIN

 

OCTOBER 2015

YOGA AND CHRISTIANITY Malayalam)

EDITED BY VINCENT KUNDUKULAM 

PATAJALI YOGA IN INDIAN VISION  -  SIJU KOMBAN

YOGA  AND CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALITY  - A PUSHPARAJAN

YOGA AND CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALITY : A THEOLOGICAL CRITIQUE

YOGA AND CHRISTIAN LIFE  - SAIJU THURUTHIYIL

ACCOMPANYHING FORMATION AND YOGA  -  VINCENT KUNDUKULAM

 

NOVEMBER 2015

MERCY THE SUBSTANCE OF THE GOSPEL OF JESUS

EDITED BY MATHEW ILLATHUPARAMPIL

THE FACE OF MERCY AND THE FACE OF THE POOR: REFLECTIONS ON THE EXTRAORDINARY JUBILEE YEAR OF MERCY - JOHN NELLIKUNNEL

SCRIPTURRE, VIRTUE, ETHICS AND PUBLIC LIFE:JUSTICE AND MERCY IN ISIAH 42/ MATHEW 12  -  ROBERT GASCOIGNE

MIRRORING THE MERCIFUL GOD: AN EXPLORATION OF KASPERS RELATIONAL ONTOLOGY -  RANDY J.C. ODCHIGUE

GODS HESED IN TTHE BIBLE: WORD, ACTION AND REACTION -  MARTIN ANTONY

 

 

DECEMBER 2015 (Malayalam)

RELGION AND SOCIETY AND THE QUESTION OF TRANSPARENCY (MALAYALAM) 

EDITED BY JIJO KURIAN MOOLAYIL

PRIVACY - TRANSPARENCY : SOME PHILOSOPHICAL THOUGHTS  -  GASPER SANYASI

POLITICS OF SURVIVAL : A CONSTRUCTION IN SECRECY  -  SUNNY KURIAKOSE

GHANDHI AND KUMARAPPA ENOUGH TO FACE CAPITALISM  -  SUNNY PAIKADA

SOCIAL AND POLITICAL TRANSPARENCY - AN ETHICAL PROBLEM IN THE WORLD OF INFORMATION RIGHT -  P. K. MICHAEL THARAKAN

 

JANUARY 2016

INDIAN CONSUMERISM

EDITED BY FELIX WILFRED

THE UNHAPPINESS OF ADAM SMITH, KARL MARX AND INDIAS CONSUMERS  -  V. S. SAMBANDAN

THEW ECONOMIC DIMENSIONS OF A CONSUMERIST SOCIETY  -  PAUL APPASAMY

PSYCHOLOGICAL CORRELATES OF CONSUMERISM -  VEENA EASVARADOSS

A RE-LOOK AT THE CONSUMER PROTECTION LAWS AND THE CULTURE OF CONSUMERISM - N. MANOHAR

SHIFTING CONFIGURATIONS OF RELIGIUS SPHERE IN CONSUEMRISTIC AGE  - JAMES PONNAIAH

CONSUMERISM - A PLAY OF SIGNS?  -  FELIX WILFRED 

FEBRUARY 2016

SPACE EXPLORTIOOPNS AND THEOLOGICAL THINKING (MALAYALAM)

EDITED BY SUNNY MAINIAKKUPARA

EXPANDING UNIVERSE AND INCREASING KNOWLEDGE OF UNIVERSE -   JOE JACOB AND MINU JOY

COSMOLOGY OF THE BIBLE AND CONTEMPORARY SCIENCE ON THE UNIVERSE -  JOMIN NIRAPPEL

SCIENCE OF THE UNIVERSE AND THEOLOGICAL THINKING -  AUGUSTINE PAMPLANIYIL

HAS THTE UNIVERSE ANY MEANING AND PURPOSE -  SHIMMY VAYALIL

 

MARCH 2016

BLESSED ARE THE MERCIFUL

EDITED BY SELVA RATHINAM 

THE LORDS EXTRAORDINARY MERCY IN THE HEBREW BIBLE -  JAMES B.  DABHI

JESUS, THE GOSPEL OF FATHERS MERCY - NAVEEN REBELLO

MERCY AND COMPASSION IN INTERFAITH PERSPECTIVE -  FRANCIS GONSALVES

RESPONDONG TO THE ECOLOGICAL CRISIS, BASED ON THE BIBLICAL CREATION STORIES (GEN 1:27-28) -  SELVA RATHINAM

COMPASSION AS COMMITMENT TO CHRISTIAN LIFE IN EVANGELII GAUDIUM  -  M. SUREKHA

 

JEEVADHARA APRIL 2016

GODS MERCY REVEALED IN THE BIBLE (MALAYALAM)

EDITED BY GEORGE EDAYADIYIL

Overflow of Gods Mercy - From Bethlehem to Calvery  :  Sebastian Mullooparampil

Gods Richness in Mercy - Pauline Vision of God Mercy  :  Benny Nalkara

Mercy in Prophet Hosiah :  Joy Kakkanat

Gods Mercy and Mans Mercilessness : Joseph Pathrapankal

 

JEEVADHARA  MAY 2016

JESUS AND TOLERANCE

Edited by Jacob Parappally

Jealous or Zealous God? Biblical Understanding of Tolerance/ Inteolerance : Mariapushpam Paul Raj

Tolerlance and Intoelrance in the Church : Isaac Padinjarekuttu

Gandhis Tolerance for Religius Pluralism: A Pointer to a Re-Reading of Jesus Mission ;  A. Pushparajan

Islamophobia and Islamic Fundamentalim: A Response - Ishanand Vempeny 

 

JEEVADHARA  2016 JUNE (Malayalam)

Edited by Saji Mathew Kanayankal

CHRISTUSAKSHITHINT ATMAVIMARSHNAPADANGAL

Parshawalthkarikappedunnavaruday edayilulla Christusakshiam;   Mar Sebastian Edyanthrath

Christu-Keralathint Pothuchathurathil:  M.K. George

Janakiya Munnettangaliela Christusannitham :  Augustine Vattolli

Vilayam Vithakkapetta Vachanam:  K. Shaji

Arivu, Lygeekatha, Adhikaram:  Moose Mary George

Yesuchristuvum Sreekalum: Rossy Thampy

Christu Vaningavathkarikapedunnuvo : Varghese Thottiyil

Navaudaravathkarnayugathile Christusakshiyam:  Saji Mathew Kanayankal

 

2016 JULY Issue

AGENDA OF THE CHURCH IN CIVIL SOCIETY - III

Edited  by: Kuncheria Pathil

Alarming Situation of the Tribals and Indigenous Peoples Today:  Prem Xalxo

A World Free of Caste and Ethnic Discrimination:  Cynthia Stephen

Future of the Ecumenical Movement:  Kuncheria Pathil

Migration in the Vision of a Boundary-free World:  Jaimon V. Kora

Book Review - Church on Pilgrimage: Trajectories of Intercultural Encounter

 

2016 August Issue Malayalam)

CHRISTVA DEIVASASTHRATHINTE  KERALEEYA PARIPERSHINGAL

Edited  By:  Mar Tony Neelankavil

Christva Deivasasthram Malayala Bhashayil: Prathishakalum Mathrukakalum:  Cyprian E.  Fernandas

Arnos Padiriyuday Malayalasapariyuday oru Visakalanam: Jibin Paul Thazhekadan

Bible Swathinam Aadhunika Malayalakavithayil:  Namitha Rose

Keraleeya Deivasasthrathint Aadhivasi Avishkarangal:  Sathithakalum Velluvilikalum:  Mathai Kadavil

Malayala DeivaSasthra Grandharoopangal: Apoornamaya orur Anubhavakureepu:  Joseph Valliyatt

 

2016 SEPTEMBER ISSUE

RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT - I

Edited by  Vincent Sekhar

Religious Institutions and Social Development :  Prakash Louis

Buddhist Values, Action for Sustainability and the Earth Charter:  John Anderson

Christian Faith and Racial Relations in the United States of America:  Leo D. Lefebur

The Ahimsa Movement: Tracing its Roots from the Jain-Buddhist Traditions of India: Vincent Sekhar

 

2016 OCTOBER ISSUE ( Malayalam)

SNEHATHINTE AANANDAM

Edited by Vincent Kundukulam

Snehakooduakeda Kudubham:  Leene Therese

Vivahathile Snehathinte Deivasastram: Joseph Joy Arackel

Snehathinte Suvishem Nirdheshikunna Dharmika Apagradhanareethiyum Ajapalnashyliyum: Hormis Mynatty

"Snehathinte Aanandam" (Amoris Laetitia): Kudumbangal Neridunna Velluvilikalum Noothana Deivasastrabhimukyangalum: Shaji George Kochuthara

Oru Makalkulla Appanent Kath: Mary Regina F.

 

2016 NOVEMBER ISSUE  (Vol .46, No.276)

ECONOMIC INEQUALITY: ETHICAL IMPLICATIONS

Edited by Shaji George Kochuthara

Social Implications of Economic Inequality:  Adaina K.C.

Economic Inequality and Cathoilic Social Teaching:  Charles Irudayam

Inequality and Neoliberalism:  Sahayaraj John Stanley

Globalization, Growth and Inequality: India and China:  K.J. Joseph, Liyan Zhang, Kiran Kumar Kakarlapudi

When Does Economic Inequality: Become an Evil and a Sin ?:  Roman Micka 

 

2016 DECEMBER ISSUE  ( Vol.46, No.276) 

SWATHVAM THEDUNNA LYMGEEKA NUNAPAKZHANGAL  (Malayalam)

Edited by Jijo Kurian Moolayail

CONTENTS

Swatvam Thedunna Lymgeka Nunapakshangal, A cultural and Historical Reading: Roy Thomas

Bhinna Lymgeekatha: Oru vaidyasastra Sameepanam : Dev Augustine Akkara

Bhinna Lymgeekathayum Samuhya Neethiyum : Sanuj Susheelan

Bhinna Lymgekatha: Marunna Lokathinu vendi Oru Dharmika Vicharam : Jijo Kurian Moolayil

Transgender Experience, A Conversation with Vijaya Raja Mallika: Vipin Wilfred

Index

 

INTOXICANTS IN iNDIA, PAST AND PRESENT: INTERDISCIPLINARY EXPLORATIONS (ENGLISH) 2017 JANUARY, VOL. XLVII, NO. 277)

EDITED BY FELIX WILFRED

CONTENTS

Editorial

Community-Camp Approach for Alchoholism Treartment in India: Francis Xavier Nelson

Substance Abuse among Adolescent Children Today: D. John and J. Godwin Prem Singh

A Study on Surrogate Alchohol Advertising in India : A. Stephen

The Superrnatural through Substance? The Use of Intoxicants among the Indegenous: James Ponnaiah

Intoxicants in Human Life and Society: Some Biblical Perspectives - A. Maria Arul Raja

Missionaries Confronting Intoxicants : D. Arthur Jeyakumar

 

"Slow- Living" Thirakkinte Badalukal (Malayalam, 2017, February, Vol. XLVII, No. 277)

Editor -  Sunny Maniakkupara

Contents

Editorial

Slow Movement: Chila Darshanika Adistanangal -  Anto Cheramthuruthi

Vega Samskarathinte Badalukalum, Avayute Tatvika Aditharakalum - Sabu John

Amitavegathaym Arogia Prasnagalum - P. M. Chacko Palakunnel

Matha Jeevitam Kudumbangalil - Jose Emmanuel Vadakketh

Samayabodhathinte Charithram, Thirakkinteyum - Bino P. Jose

 

 

 

 

 

2017 March issue (Vol.47, No. 278)

BEFRIENDING THE OTHER 

Edited By Selva Rathinam

 

Contents

Editorial

Befriending Water: A Pathway to Sustainable Development - Arjen Tete

The Motif of the Poor, the Widow and the Orphan - Selva Rathinam

Growing as a Person: From Befriending the Self to Befriending the Other: Keith DSouza

Holistic Befriending of the Other in Buddhism : Noel Sheth

Befriending the Other: Vatican II and the New Orientations: Kurien Kunnumpuram

 

 

 

2017 April Issue (Vol.47, No.278)

VISHUTHA GRANDATHILE AASAYAVINIMAYAREETHIKALUM AANUKALIKA PRASHATHIYUM (Malayalam)

Edited by Joy Philip Kakkanatt

Editorial

Yathra Enna Vishuddha Grandhathile Aashayavinimaya Reethiyum Purappadum : George Edayadiyil

Samaveekshana Suvisheshangile Aashayavinimayareehikalum Prqasakthiyum: Sebastian Mullooparampil

Yohannante Suviseshathile Asayavinimayareethikal : Thomas Valliyanipuram

Paulose - Adimasabhayude Athulyananya Ashayasamvedakan : Benny Nalkara

Apokalyptic Sailiyum Velipadu Vayanayum : Johnson Pudusserry

 

 

2017 May issue  (Vol.47, No.279)

JESUS AND THE STRUCTURES OF POWER

Edited by Jacob Parappally

 Editorial

Jesus Challenge to the Structures of Power: P. R. John

The Understanding of Power in the Pauline Epistles: James Georfge Kurianal

Diakonia: The Language of Power of Christian Priesthood: Cherian J. Kottayi

Womens Experience of the Exercise of Power in the Church: Pearl Drego

Hominization and Kingdom of God: Transformational Perspective Theology of Edward Schillebeeckx: Rajesh Kavalackal

 

 

2017 June issue (Vol.47, No.279)

JALAM, NADHI, JEEVAN  (Malayalam)

Edited by SAJI MATHEW KANAYANKAL

Editorial

Spadikam pole Thenja Jeevajalam Swarathil Jan Kandu(Rev. 22: 1): Baibilile Jaladarshanam: Josph Pamplani

Jalam, Paristhithi, Islam: M. P. Faisal

Keralathinte Jeevajala Vahinikale Veendedukkam : A. Latha

Kalindiyakkappendunna Periyar : J. D. Martin

Athirappally Samara Charithram: Chalkudy Rver Protection Forum

Paristhithi Samrakshanavum Janakiya Samarangalum: N. J. Pius

Harithamanu Sarvathatvam: Thomaskutty Panthiruparayil, Ebin Maniyalil

 

2017 July Issue (Vol.47, No.280)

SYNODAL CHURCH

Edited by Davis Varayilan

Editorial

Challenges of Being a Synodal Church Today: An Indian Perspective -  Francis Gonsalves

Synodal Church from a Historical Perspective: Francis Thinippara

Authority - A Guarentee of Unity and a Service in the Church : Henry Angel

Sensus Fidei and the Role of the Laity in the Synodal Church: Errol A. DLima

Reform in the Church, a Utopia? - Sebastian Athappilly

 

2017 August issue (Vol.47, No.280)

BALIYADU NIRMIDHIYUDE ADIVERUKAL  (Malayalam)

Edited by Mar Tony Neelankavil

Editorial

Malayala Madhyamangalile Baliyaduvatkaranam : Antony Kuruthukulangara

Baliyadum Papanivruthuyude Deivasastravum Pazhaya Niyamathil : Varghese Chirapparampan

Deivakunjadum Papaparihara Baliyum, Johannante Veekshanathil: Bincy Mathew

Baliyadukal Samuhika Nirmithiku Anirvaryamo?  Rene Girardinte Baliyaduvatkaranam Tayvadarshanathilude : Rajesh Kavalackal

 

 

2017 September issue (Vol.47, N0.281)

RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT  - II

Edited by Vincent Sekhar

Editorial

Development Interventioons of Religious Organizations in Contemporary India : Paul DSouza, Teena Anil

The Ramakrishna Mutt and Mission, Its Social Engafgements; N. Umamaheswari

Prison Ministry India (PMI) and the Rehabitaliztion of Prisoners: M. Jeyanthi

Anjuman-E- Himayath-E-Islam; Its Legacy of Srvice to Society - A. Faizur Rahman

LArche, Disability and Social Engagement - Anne Escrader

 

2017 October issue (Vol.47, No.281)

HINDUTVATHINTE BHARANAMUKHAMGAL (MALAYALAM)

Edited by Vincent Kundukulam

Editorial

Vyajamaya Punarnirmithikal, Chritrathilum Vidyabhyasathilum : Toni Maliekal

Samkhaparivarinte Samskarika Edapedalukal - Naveen Ottaplakkal

Samkhaparivarinte Sampathika Nayamkal -  Albert Kattamkunnel

Hindurashtrathinte Munnaswadanangal - Vincent Kundukulam

 

 

2017 November issue (Vol.47, No. 282) 

THE MIGRATION CRISIS 

Edited by Shaji George  Kochuthara

Editorial

Migration; Ethical Dilemmas and Social Work ; Saju M. D.

Migration of Trbal Girls for Livelihood: Challenges and Prospects - Prem Xalxo

Biblical Persdpectives on Migration: Tomy Thomas Kattampally.

Pope Francis on Migration: Ansa George and Shaji George Kochuthara

Teaching about Human Mobiity: Rene M. Micalief

Book Review

Index

 

2017 December (Vol.XLVII, No. 282)

Aaldeivangal- Apachayangal: Bhaktiyude Apakadavazhikal

Edited by Jiji Kurian Moolayil

Editorial

Shshyatvate Thamaskarikkunna Bhakti? - Shaji Karimplanil

Kristiyabhakti Sabhacharithrathil - Cyriac Sebastian

Aaldeivangalum Viswasikalum - Oru Manasastravisakalanam - M. Kamaruddhil

Bhakiyude Rashtriyam - Jijo Kurian Moolayil

Keralasabhayile Karismatic Prastanathinte Apachayavazhikal - Jose Suresh

Index

 

2018 January, Vol. XLVIII. No. 283

Civilizations and Diertary Practices

Edited by Felix Wilfred

Editorial

Consumption of Food beyond Perception, An Anthropooogical Perspective - s. Sumathy

Philosophy, Rligion, and Dieary Practices - Lawrence Fernandes

Reading Mrs LCs Table: Stories about Kayasth Food and Culture as a Micro Narrative - A. Ragamalliga

Cuisine Coalescence of Cultures: Reading Food as Home and Identity in Marsha Mehrans Novel "Pomegranate Soup" - Lisa John Mundackal

Inculturation, Indian Christianities and Dietary Practices - James Ponnaiah

Statement of the ITA, Forty Yeras of Indian Theological Association, Milestones and Signposts

 

2018, Vol. XLVIII, No.283

Navamadhyamangalum Swabhavarupikaranavum

Edited by Sunny Maniyakkupara

Editorial

Navamadhyamangal: Sadhyathakalum Velluvilikalum - Joseph Parackal

Swabhavarupikarana Saktikal Charithrapariprekshyathil - Bino P. Jose

Navamadhamangalum Kudumbavum - George Kadupparayil

Siber Lokavum Sampathika Chintakalum - Sajani Jayaprakash

Nuthna Samkethika Vidhyakal - Gunamo Doshamo? - Juby Mathew

 

2018, Vol. XLVIII, No. 284

Neo-Gnosticism and Neo-Pelagianism

Edited by Selva Rathinam

Editorial

Neo-Gnosticism and Neo-Pelagianism: Biblical Understanding and Presentday Issues - Selva Rathinam

2 Cor 12:12;9: My Gracce is sufficient for You: Grace Vs. Boasting in St. Paul : Paul Raj

Hominizaton of the Word: A Challenge to Neo-Gnosticism and Neo-Pelagianism - Jacob Parappally

The God-Jesus Psyche as Continuing Phenomenon - Konrad Noronha

Mastery Vs. Mystery on the Path to Progress - Kuruvilla Pandikattu

 

2018 April, Vol.XLVIII, No. 284

Vishundha Granthadhile Sahanadarshanam

Edited by Joy Philip Kakkanatt

Editorial

Jeremiayute Sahanadarshanam - Thomas Valliyanippuram

Sahanavum Prarthanayum Sankirthanangalil - Theresa Naduppadavil

Neethimante Sahanam - Joy Philip Kakkanatt

Sahanadarshanam Samavikshana Suvisheshangalil - Sebastian Mulooparampil

Johannante Suvishathile Sahanadarshanam - Tomy Kattampally

 

2018 May,  Vol. XLVIII, No. 285

Jesus and Communion

Edited by Jacob Parappally

Editorial

Dimentions of Communion - Pearl Drego

Paul and Participatin Model of Communion - Jose Kollemkunnel

Outside Communion, No Salvation! - Jacob Parappally

Dalit Communion: A New Discourse in the Present Scenario - A. John Baptist

Abandonment and Commitment as Conditions for Love and Communion - Kuruvilla Pandikattu

 

2018 June, Vol.XLVIII, No. 285

Satyanantharakalam, Darshnavum Jeevitavum

Edited by Saji Mathew Kanayankal

Editorial

Velichatte Illathakkunna Iruttu - P. V. Markose

Satyathinte Thalavedana - Paul Thelakkattu

Satyam - Vishddha Grandhathinte Kazhchapadilute - Thomas Vadakkel

Post-Truth, Vakkum Porulum - Naveen Plakkalil

Nijananthara Yugam, Satyathinte Puthiya Bharanakramam - Suraj Pittappillil

Varthsaktiyute Satyanantharakalam: Varthayute Apanirmithiym Vyajavartha Pralayavum - Martin Sankurickal

 

2018 July, Vol. XLVIII, No. 286

Church of the Future

Edited by Davis Varayilan

Editorial

Ecclesial Life on the Road of Salvation - Thomas Kollamparampil

Towards a Pilgrim Ecclesiology: Structure and Administration of the Church of the Future - Subash Anand

Importance of Intercultural Formation for the Church of the Future - S. M. Michael

Emerging Challenges of the Indian Chuirch of the Future - Jacob Peenickaparampil

Church of the Future: an Experiment - Varghese Alengaden

 

2018 August, Vol. XLVIII, No. 286

Parok: Ajapalanareethisastrathile Nuthana Saili

Edited by Bishop Toni Neelankavil and Saijo Thaikattil

 

Editorial

"Parok Saili" - Ajapalanamekhalayile Navikarana Munnettam - Bishop Toni Nilankavil

Samuhika-Ajapalana Gaveshana Padhathi - E. J. Thomas

AjapalanaPankalitva Vyaktitvam - Alex Marottickal

Parok" Sailiyute Tritvavijnaiya Adisthanangal - Saijo Thaikattil

 

2018 September, Vol. XLVIII, No. 287

Religions, Food and Health

Edited by Vincent Sekhar

Editorial

Religions and Food - Michael Amaladoss

Relgio-Cultural Aspects of Foods- Some Sociological Observations - Sujit Kumar Choudhary

Food from Sri Vishnava Perspectives - T. K. Parthasarathy

Faith, Food and Fastin in Islam - AyeeshaZawahir

Ayureda on Healthy Food - N. Bhuvaneswari

Religion and Food; A Study on Food during Religious Festivals in Bangladesh - Arun Kumar Goswami

 

2018 October, Vol. XLVIII, No. 287 (Malayalam)

Kerala Sabha Neridunna Prasnangalum Francis Papayute Padhanangalum

Edited by Vincent Kundukulam

Editorial

Agolasabhayile Pratisandhikal, Fracis Papa Nethrutvathileku Varumbol - Lawrence Kulas

Francis Papayute Devasastra Sameepanangal - Kuncheria Pathil

Pratsandhikalode Francis Papayute Ajapalanaparamaya Sameepanangal - John Padipurackal

Francis Papayute Swapnangal Keralasabhayil - Jos Vadakkedam

Kerala Sabha: Pratisandhikal, Prayogika Sameepanangal - S. Merin

 

2018 November Vol. XLVIII, No. 288

Changing Perspectives on Homosexuality

Edited by Shaji George Kochuthara

Editorial

Section 377 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Supreme Court 2018 Judgment -  LittoPalathingal

Discrimination of Homosexuality - Ethical Perspectives - Christopher Vimalra jHirudaya

Homosexuality - Pschological Perspectives - Johnson Pradeep

Does the Bible Condemn Homosexuality? - Shaji George Kochuthara

Amoris Laetitia: A New Approach to Sex and Gender Ethics - Lisa Sowie Cahill

Index

 

 2018 December, Vol. XLVIII, No. 288 (Malayalam)

Papagrasthamakunna Sabha

Editied by Jijo Kurian Moolayil

Editorial

Stapanavatkaranamenna Papam - Jocob Naluparayil

Dhanasaktiyenna Papam - George Valiapadath

Adhikarapramanitvamenna Papam - Shaji Dominic Karimplanil

Kapatyamenna Papam - Giji Philips Vettithanam

Bhaktanushtanasaktiyenna Papam - Jeni Andrews

Ajnatayenna Papam- Jos Suresh

Linganeethinishedhamenna Papam - Vipin Wilfred

Index

 

2019 January, Vol. XLIX, No. 289

Smart City Vs Compassionate City

Edited by Felix Wilfred 

Smart City Vs. Compassionate City - Felix Wilfred

Shrinking Spaces of Ahmedbads Muslim MInority - Francis Gonsalves

Urban Space in the Pauline Ministry and Writings: Lessons for Todays Urbanized Church : Antony John Baptist

Interreligious Co-Existence in Rural vs. Urban India; Michael Amaldoss

 

2019 February, Vol. XLIX, No. 289 (Malayalam)

Digital Sarvadhipatyam

Edited by Sunny Maniakkupara

Editorial

Swakaryathackulla Avakasam, Bharanakhatana Veekshanathil - Sony Thomas

Varunnu Digital Sarvadhipatyam - Bino P. Jose

Lokam Budhiviplavathint Padivathilil - Juby Mathew, Juli John

Vivarasankethika Vidya - Streepaksha Chintakal - Rejimol Jose

Digital Padamudrakal - Thomson Philip

 

2019 March, Vol. XLIX, No. 290

Indian Secularism and Biblical Secularity

Edited by Selva Rathinam

Editorial

Secularism : Bibliccal Perspective - Selva Rathinam

Secularism in the New Testament - Paul Raj

Secularim; A Johannine Perspective - Johncy

The Bible Balances The Sacred and the Secular - James B. Dabhi

The Use and Misuse of the Indian and Biblical Secularism - Jomin Nirappel

 

2019 April, Vol. XLIX, No. 290 (Malayalam)

Visudha Grandhathile Prakruti Darsanavum Inninte Prasaktiyum 

Edited by Joy Philip Kakkanatt

Editorial

Ulpathi Pustakathile Prakrutidharsanavum, Inninte Prasaktiyum - Tomy Kattampally

Srushtisankeerthanangalile Prakrutidharsanavum Inninte Prasaktiyum - Theresa Naduppadavil

Isaiah Pravachaka Grandhathile Prakrutidarsanavum Inninte Prasaktiyum - Thomas Valliyanippuram

Samantharasuviseshangalile Pfakrutidarsanavum Inninte Prasaktiyum - Sebastian Mullooparampil

Yohannate Suviseshathile Prakrutidarsanavum Inninte Prasaktiyum - Linta Pulackathadathil

Paulosinte Lekhanangalile Prakrutidarsanavum Innite Prasaktiyum - Benny Nalkkara


2019 May, Vol. XLIX, No. 291

Jesus and Religious Practices

Edited by Jacob Parappally

Editrial

Religious Practice - A Prophetical Critique - Thomas Karimundackal

Jesus and Religious Practicces - Joyce Kaithakottil

Liberative Function of Christian Rituals - Vincent Kundukulam

Relationship and Religious Practices: Paul Ricoeurs Reaffirmation of Symbolics as Source of Significance - Kuruvilla Pandikattu

The Emotions of Jesus of Nazareth - Konrad Noronha

 

2019 June, Vol. XLIX, No. 291 (Malayalam)

Kristudarsanavum Samakala Kerala Sabhayum

Edited by Saji Mathew Kanayankal

 

Editorial

Kerala Katholika Sabha - Inninte Verukal : Alexander Jacob IPS

Aantharika Mulyathe Punarstapikenda Matatmakatha - Sunil P. Elayidom

Kristudarsanathile Paurohityathinte Kalika Prasakti - Jocob Parappilly

Apanirmikkappendunna Paurohityathinte Vepadhukal - Kuriakose Mundadan

Sabha, Oru Almayante Swapnathil - Brusli Kuruvilla Thomas

Naveekaranam Agrahikkunna Sabha - Litto Palathinkal

Satyananthara Kalathe Kerala Sabhayum, Kristuvilekulla Madackayathrayum - Saji Mathew Kanayankal

 

2019 July, Vol. XLIX, No. 292

Wake-up Call to the Indian Church

Edited by Davis Varayilan

Editorial

Whither the Church in India: A Contextual Analysis - Paulachan Kochappilly

Pope Francis Challenges to the Church in India - Jacob Naluparayil

Pastoral Discernment: A Way of Life in the Church - Peter Knox

Prophetic Role of Religious in the Indian Church Today- Inigo Joachim

 

2019 August, Vol. XLIX, No. 292 (Malayalam)

Sahagamanam Sabhayilum Samuhathilum

Edited by Bishop Toni Neelankavil and Saijo Thaikattil

Editorial

Sahagamana Sailiyute Bible Bhashyam - Denny Chirayath

Sahagamanavum Tatvika Kazhchappadukalum - Jaison Kunamplackal and Jibin Thazhekkadan

Sahagamanathine Bhasha - Alex Marottickal

Shagamanam, Sabhavijnaniya Padhanangal - Saijo Thaikkattil

Anugamanam Yuvathayute Kude - Raju Chackanath

Sahagamanam - Kristu Reethi , Ajapalana Mathruka - Varghese Puthur

 

2019 September, Vol. XLIX, No. 293

Religious Myths: Their Contemporary Relevance

Edited by Vincent Sekhar

Editorial

Religious Myths: Symbolic and Certain - Johnson J. Puthenpurackal

Presiding Deities of Knowledge in Sanadhana Dharma - N. Uma Maheswari

Three Narratives of Primeval Flood, A Comprativve Study - Gigy Joseph Koottummel

Exploration of Myths on Lord Ganesha for Contemporary Utility in Religion - Anto Nelson

Myth, Nature and Society in China - Benoit Vermander

Religious Myths : Criteria for Relevance - a. Maria Arul Raja

 

2019 October, Vol. XLIX, No. 293 (Malayalam)

Kerala Navodhanavum Mathangalum

Edited by Vincent Kundukulam

Editorial

Navadhanathil Mathangal Vachitha Panku - Thomaskutty Panachikkal

Navodhanam , Sarnarute Panku - S. K. Vasanthan

Narayana Guruvum Kerala Navodhanavum - ViswaBhadranandasaktibodhi

Kerala MuslimNavodhana Yatnangal 19-20 Nuttandhukalil - V. M. Muhammad Ashraf

Kerala Navodhanavum Katholika Samuhavum - Kuryas Kumbalakuzhi

 

2019 November, Vol. XLIX, No. 294

Sexual Abuse Scandal In the Church

Edited by Shaji George Kochuthara 

Editorial

Sexual Abuse Crisis in the Church - Bijosh M. B.

Combating Clericalism, Ministerial Priesthood in the Serving Mode - Mathew Illathuparampil

Theology of Sexuality; With Further Reflections on Sexual Abuse, Celibacy and Gender - John Crasta

The Clergy Sexual Abuse Scandal and its implications for Seminary Formation - Anthony L. Fernandes

Financial Adminisration in the Church - Canonocal, Theological and Ethical Perspectivves - Saji Mathew Kanayankal

Index

 

2019 December, Vol. XLIX, No. 294 (Mlayalam)

Vimatha Hrudayam- Vimathamakunna Pravachaka Dharmam

Edited by Jiji Kurian Moolayil

Editorial

Pravachaka Dharmathnte Vimatha Mukhangal - Bible Sameepanam: J. Naluparayil

MattathintePravachakatvamanu Sabhacharitram - George Kuran

Pashandhathakalute Nirmithi: Bahuswarathayodulla Kalapam - Jose Suresh

Vimatapakhate Srushtikkunna Mukhyadhara; Samskarika-Samuhya- Rashriya Visakalanam - Roy Thomas

Ekaswarakalathe Ekakiyute Vimathaswaram - Tom Mathew

Index

 

2020 January, Vol. L, No. 295

Social Media

Edited by Felix Wilfred

Editorial

Social Media; A Critical Cultural Approach - John Robert Clammer

Social Media: The Paradox of Connected and yet Disconnected Lives - Francis Arackal Thummy

The Power of Social Media: Its Impact on Culture and Personal Choices: Sharmistha Jha

Farmers Protest: Digital Activism on Facebook ; Beulah Rachel Rajarathnamani

Church and Social Media Today : Sebastian Periannan

Docummentation:

United Nations  - Social Media Guidelines

Message of Pope Francis for the 53rd World Communications Day

 

 2020 January, Vol. L, No. 295

Sociasl Media

Edited By Felix Wilfred

Editorial

Social Media: A critical Cultural Approach - John Robert Clammer

Social Media; The Paradox of Connected and yet Disconnected Lives - Francis Aackal Thummy

The Power of Social Media: Its Impact on Culture and Persoanl Choices- Sharmistha Jha

Farmers Protest; Digital Activism on Facebook

:Beulah Rachel Rajaratnamani

Church and Social Media Today - Sebastian Periannan

Documentation:

United Nations Social Media Guidelines

Message of Pope Francis for the  53rd World Communications Day