03.02.2017

The Theological Theology. Contemplation of Scientific Theories - Methodological Determinations - Disciplinary Concretions

Lecture Series of the Theological Faculty in Summer Semester 2017: 7 March, 4 April, 9 May and 13 June, 2017 - 14:30 - 18:00 in HS 103 of the Faculty of Catholic Theology, Universitätsplatz 1, Salzburg, 3 OG.

Die Forschungsplattform „Religionen – Kulturen – Identitäten: Spannungsfelder und Wechselwirkungen“, die 2012 an der Theologischen Fakultät eingerichtet wurde, fordert die theologische Auseinandersetzung dazu heraus, für soziale, kulturelle, politische und religiöse Dynamiken in der Gesellschaft sensibel zu werden und einen (selbst-)kritischen und pluralitätsfähigen Diskurs zu führen. Interdisziplinäres Arbeiten, Vermittlung mit gesellschaftlichen Fragestellungen, kulturwissenschaftliche Perspektiven, religionswissenschaftliche Kompetenzen, inter- und transkulturelles Problembewusstsein sowie interreligiöse Expertise sind für die Theologie selbstverständlich geworden.
Zugleich stellt sich jedoch die Frage, worin genau das wissenschaftliche Selbstverständnis von „Theologie“ besteht, die sich auf eine solche universitäre und gesellschaftliche Auseinandersetzung einlässt. Diese Frage weist mehrere Aspekte auf:

  • Was macht das spezifisch Theologische der Theologie aus?
  • Worin besteht die Einheit der unterschiedlichen theologischen Fächer?
  • Was bedeutet die kirchliche Verortung und konfessionelle Identität der Theologie, und wie verhalten sich diese zur wissenschaftlichen Qualität theologischer Arbeit?
  • Wie lässt sich die theologische Dimension der jeweiligen Disziplin wissenschaftstheoretisch und methodisch bestimmen?


Antworten auf diese Fragestellungen versuchen VertreterInnen der Bereiche Bibelwissenschaft und Kirchengeschichte (Terminblock am 7. März 2017), Systematische Theologie (Terminblock am 4. April 2017), Praktische Theologie (Terminblock am 9. Mai 2017) und Philosophie/Religionswissenschaft (Terminblock am 13. Juni 2017) zu geben.

Ursula Kaserbacher

Sekretariat

Fachbereich Systematische Theologie

Universitätsplatz 1, 5020 Salzburg

Tel: +43 (0) 662 / 8044 - 2654

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