Some ins and outs of inculturation

Sommario: Introduction. Part one. Meaning or meanings of inculturation? 1. What is inculturation? 2. Genesis of the term inculturation. 3. A term betrayed? 4. Contents of Standaert’s article. 5. Critique of Standaert. Part two. Inculturation in the light of the Magisterium. 6. Is inculturation necessary? 7. Is inculturation a good thing? 8. Aspects to bear in mind. 9. General considerations. 10. Dangers connected with inculturation. 11. The ideal to aim for. Conclusions.