This is my interview with Dr. Cynthia Holder Rich for Ecclesio.com. It is reposted here with permission.
Editor’s Note: This week, we discuss Grace Ji-Sun Kim’s 2013 book Colonialism, Han, and the Transformative Spirit. Here, Dr. Kim answers a few questions arising from my reading of her book.
You discuss the concept of han at some length. You say that “a soul that has experienced han is not amenable to reason and even resists the consolations of faith”. What is the ministry we can offer those who have experienced han? How do we approach the reality of han theologically and ecclesiologically? Continue reading