Brother Bakht Singh: Theologian and Father of the Indian - download pdf or read online

By B. E. Bharathi Nuthalapati

Brother Bakht Singh Chabra, a Sikh convert, used to be one of many preferable evangelists and Bible lecturers in India. Bakht Singh used to be renowned as a pioneer in gospel contextualization and a proponent of indigenous Indian church buildings. The circulation and assemblies he proven have been frequently considered as splinter teams from mainstream church buildings and plenty of thought of his teachings and theology as negatively syncretic. during this ebook, Dr Bharathi Nuthalapati establishes that Bakht Singh’s theology was once rooted within the Indian spirituality of expertise via own dating and devotion to God or Bhakti. Brother Singh Christianized Bhakti and in his palms Bhakti grew to become a Christian idiom. the writer additionally analyzes how pre-Christian, Sikh parts continued in Bakht Singh’s move whereas final theologically orthodox, in addition to how numerous features of Indian religiosity and biblical and western Christianity have been followed, rejected, reinterpreted, or revolutionized in his movement.

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