Kim Seung Chul

Permanent Fellow, Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture

Professor, Faculty of Arts and Letters, Nanzan University

Kim Seung Chul studied physics at Korea University and went on to do graduate studies in the Methodist Theological Seminary of Seoul. He completed his doctoral studies in 1989 from the University of Basel with a dissertation on “Die Hoffnung des ‘Nichts’: Zur Eschatologie von Paul Schütz im Dialog mit der Zen-Lehre Chinuls.”

He taught theology, science of religion, and bioethics in Korea and Japan for over 20 years before joining the staff of the Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture in 2012. His academic interests include interreligious dialogue, the dialogue between religion and science, bioethics, and Christian literature.

Monographs 著書 저서

  • 2015
  • 『無住와 放浪:基督教神学의 仏教的想像力』서울:동연출판사(Non-Abiding and Erring: A Buddhist Imagination of Christian Theology) 
    2012
    『벚꽃과 그리스도: 문학으로 보는 일본 기독교의 계보』서울:동연출판사(Cherry Blossom and Christ: Japanese Christianity seen from the Japanese Literature) 
    2009
    『神と遺伝子:遺伝子工学時代におけるキリスト教』東京:教文館( God and the Gene:The Christianity in the Age of Genetic Engineering)
    2003
    『キリスト教の世界――大学生のためのキリスト教入門』(共著), 東京:日本学術出版社(Introduction to the Christian thought for the University Students)
    2002
    『DNA에서 만나는 신과 인간』 서울:동연출판사 (God meets Man in DNA)
    2001
    『전시회에 간 예수, 영화관에 간 부처』 서울:시공사(Jesus in Exhibition, Buddha in Cinema)
    1998
    『해체주의적 글쓰기와 다원주의로 신학하기』서울:시공사(Deconstructive Writing and Theology of Pluralism)     
    1998
    『엔도 슈사쿠의 문학과 기독교: 어머니되시는 신을 찾아서』부산:신지서원(Shusaku Endo and the Christianity: Searching for God the Mother)
    1994
    『대지와 바람:동양신학의 조형을 위한 해석학적 시도』서울:다산글방(Earth and Wind: A hermeneutical Attempt for the Asian Theology)
    1994
    『종교다원주의와 기독교2』(편역저) 서울:나단출판사(Religious pluralism and the Christianity II (edition with translation))
    1993
    『종교다원주의와 기독교 1』(편역저) 서울:나단출판사(Religious pluralism and the Christianity I (edition with translation))

Translations into Korean 翻訳書 번역서

  • 2016
  • 遠藤周作『沈黙の声』(The Voice of Silence) Dongyon Publishing Company
    2016
    田邊元『懺悔道としての哲学』(Philosophy as Metanoetics) Dongyon Publishing Company
    2015
    南山宗教文化研究所編『キリスト教は仏教から何を学べるか』(What Does Christianity Have to Learn from Buddhism?)Jongwoo Publishing Company
    2013
    西田幾多郎『場所的論理と宗教的世界観』[Kitarō Nishida, The Logic of Place and Religious Worldview] Jongwoo Publishing Company
    2001
    Michael Collins & Matthew A. Price, The Story of Christianity: A Celebration of 2000 Years of Faith Shigongsa Publishing Company
    2001
    Henry Chadwick, Augustinus Shigongsa Publishing Company
    1999
    Jaroslav Pelikan,Jesus through the Centuries: His Place in the History of Culture Dongyon Publishing Company
    1997
    八木誠一 『パウロと親鸞*イエスと禅』[Seiich Yagi, Paul and Shinran * Jesus and Zen] Dewonjongsa
    1995
    James Kittelson,Luther the Reformer: The Story of the Man and His Career Concordia Publishing House
    1994
    Werner Jäger, Das frühe Christentum und griechische Bildung Jonmangsa
    1993
    Hans Waldenfels, Absolutes Nichts: Zur Grundlegung des Dialogs zwischen Buddhismus und Christentums Dewonjongsa
    1993
    Raimon Panikkar, The Intrareligious Dialogue Seogwansa
    1992
    John Hick, The Second Christianity Nathan Publishing House
    1991
    峰島旭雄『西洋は仏教をどう思うのか』[Hideo Mineshima, How does the West understand the Buddhism?] Wonumsa

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