EWA 9 Accomodations: Sunway Monash University

Here are the accomodations pertaining to the EWA 9 Conference. The following website contains more details: Sunway Monash Residence | Sunway Education Group Residence More than a “student hostel”, Sunway Monash Residence is a premium condominium-style student accommodation with a wide range of facilities and amenities to support a vibrant student community experience.

Call for Papers: Australia-New Zealand Association of Theological Schools (ANZATS)

Here is an opportunity for those who might be interested. The following link contains a Call for Papers for the annual conference of the Australia-New Zealand Association of Theological Schools (ANZATS) which will be held in New Zealand on July 1-3. https://www.carey.ac.nz/events/anzats-2019/call-for-papers/

List of Asian Female Theologians

Theologians and publications from the Ecclesia of Women in Asia (EWA) are among those mentioned in this article listing Asian Female Theologians by Jessie Giyou Kim and Graham Hill, Ph.D. The post raises an important issue: Unfortunately, the ignorance about Asian female theologians and their writings is widespread and persistent. It is due time foris … Continue reading List of Asian Female Theologians

EWA Coordinating Team and Consultants (2018-2020)

Coordinating Team and Consultants Coordinator: Kristine Meneses (Philippines) Assistant Coordinator: Mary Yuen (Hong Kong) Secretary: Virginia Saldanha (India) Treasurer: Andrea Lizares (Philippines) Ex-Officio: Jeane Peracullo (Philippines) Consultants: Sharon Bong (Malaysia), Julia Ong (Singapore), Christine Burke (Australia/Philippines, Co-Editor, EWA8 monograph) Web Coordinator: Rae Sanchez (Philippines)

Religion & Gender – Call for Papers

Here is a publication opportunity: Guest editors Jamie Pitss (Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, US) and Peter-Ben Smit (Free University Amsterdam/Utrecht University, the Netherlands) have just issued a call for papers for the Religion and Gender special issue entitled 'Gendering Jesus'. We invite you to review the call for papers at https://www.religionandgender.org/announcement/. Please, do forward the … Continue reading Religion & Gender – Call for Papers

Editors’ Note to The 21st Century Woman Still Claiming Her Space: Asian Feminist Theological Perspectives

The Editors’ Note In the 21st century women have scaled newer and greater heights, crashing the many glass ceilings that formerly blocked their progress and growth. Women in fact, have moved from being mere recipients and transmitters of knowledge and tradition to becoming more active participants in the production of knowledge and shaping of tradition. … Continue reading Editors’ Note to The 21st Century Woman Still Claiming Her Space: Asian Feminist Theological Perspectives

“Food, Memory Hunger: Women and Eucharist” by Cyrilla Chakalakal (India)

The mother in feeding the baby gives her life to the baby and in the process she gets emaciated. Who more than a mother can say this is my body this is my blood given to you. The “Take and eat, take and drink” of the Eucharistic of the calumniation, compassionate invitation to hungry crowds … Continue reading “Food, Memory Hunger: Women and Eucharist” by Cyrilla Chakalakal (India)

“Animal Liberation and Rights: Should we be Vegetarians?” by Jeane Peracullo (Philippines)

Jeane examines the arguments presented by environmental philosophers Peter Singer, Tom Regan and Carol Adams on the ethical bases for vegetarianism. They demand the re-appraisal of the place of nonhuman beings in ethical theories, invite the consideration of the relationship between ecology and ethics and encourage reflection on the relationship of humans with nature. They … Continue reading “Animal Liberation and Rights: Should we be Vegetarians?” by Jeane Peracullo (Philippines)