Christianity Spreading at Remarkable Rate Among Middle, Upper Castes and Youth in Emerging 'New India'
[image] By Press Release Christian News Wire On November 14, 2013 Christianity in India is growing at a rapid rate among middle and high
caste Indians and young people, according to the latest issue of
"Unfinished" magazine, which examines social, economic and cultural
trends in the "new India."
The current "remarkable receptivity
to Christ" across the entire spectrum of Indian society, which had been
traditionally among only lower castes and marginalized communities, is
one of five dominant themes identified by Indian anthropologist Prabhu
Singh that define today's India and its missional challenges. In his
article "Welcome to the New India" in the current issue of "Unfinished" (www.themissionsociety.org/learn/multimedia/unfinished),
Singh also explores new eras of "glocal" complex connectivity,
heightened cultural sensitivity, alarming religious animosity and
widening economic disparity...Continue reading...