What kind of science is theology?

For McGrath Theology is the science reflecting on the God who is considered to be the Creator of the natural world on which natural sciences focus their activities. McGrath envisages the complementarity of the two sciences. Theology, when describing reality, must allow itself to be informed by natural sciences.

What is the fate of the unevangelized?

The fate of the unlearned, also known as the destiny of the unevangelized, is an eschatological question about the ultimate destiny of people who have not been exposed to a particular theology or doctrine and thus have no opportunity to embrace it.

What is meant by an unreached people?

In Christianity, an unreached people group refers to an ethnic group without an indigenous, self-propagating Christian church movement. Any ethnic or ethnolinguistic nation without enough Christians to evangelize the rest of the nation is an “unreached people group”.

What is the difference between science and theology?

Science tends to concern itself with the natural or physical world – that which can be observed and measured. In contrast religion tends to concern itself with the spiritual world, many aspects of which cannot necessarily be observed and measured in a scientific extent.

What is the purpose of theology?

Theology may be used to propagate, reform, or justify a religious tradition; or it may be used to compare, challenge (e.g. biblical criticism), or oppose (e.g. irreligion) a religious tradition or worldview.

How many religions do you know?

There are an estimated 10,000 distinct religions worldwide. About 84% of the world’s population is affiliated with Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, or some form of folk religion. The religiously unaffiliated demographic includes those who do not identify with any particular religion, atheists, and agnostics.

How many unreached peoples are there?

6,825 unreached people groups
According to IMG.org, there are approximately 6,825 unreached people groups in the world today if you count every unreached people group once within each country in which they live, including the United States and Canada.

What does unreached mean Joshua Project?

An unreached people group, as defined by the Joshua Project, is “a people group among which there is no indigenous community of believing Christians with adequate numbers and resources to evangelize this people group without outside assistance”.