Search for tag: "christianity"

Divinity - History of Christianity as a World Religion 1A and 1B

These two paired courses – one each semester – together provide students with a comprehensive view of the global Christian movement in time and space. Part A (ECHS08004) covers the period…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Divinity - Social Christianity in Britain, Germany and the United States, 1848-1930

This course (ECHS08009) investigates the complex movement known as “social Christianity” or the “social gospel”, in which Christians struggled to revive the idea of the…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Divinity - Popular Religion, Women and Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe

This course (ECHS08002) will examine key aspects of popular religious culture during the early modern period in Europe which witnessed the transformation of religious life associated with the…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Divinity - Biblical Studies courses

Our two partner courses Prophets and their Oracles (BIST08019) and Paul and His Letters (BIST08022) offer an introduction to Biblical Studies, and you can also learn Hebrew (BIST08013) or Greek…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Divinity - Christian Theology: Doctrines and Debates

This course (THET08017) offers a critical and detailed study of selected doctrines of the Christian faith, dealing with such subjects as Scripture, the Trinity, Christology, pneumatology, creation…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 17th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Divinity - The Bible in Literature

This course (DIVI08003) offers an introduction to the biblical stories and themes which echo throughout literature in English. Introduced by Course Organiser Dr Alison Jack.

From  Rory Dunlop on August 17th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

What is the structure of the MTh in World Christianity?

What is the structure of the MTh in World Christianity? Hear from our programme director, and from students discussing their Masters dissertation topics.

From  Alexander Chow on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

MTh in World Christianity as Preparation for PhD

Many students pursue a MTh in World Christianity in preparation for PhD studies. We asked our students about their experiences.

From  Alexander Chow on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Why Edinburgh for the MTh in World Christianity?

We asked some of our students why they chose the MTh in World Christianity at the School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh.

From  Alexander Chow on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Interview with Dr Emma Wild-Wood

This is an interview conducted in 2018 with Dr Emma Wild-Wood, alumna and now Senior Lecturer in the Centre for the Study of World Christianity. In this video, Dr Wild-Wood discusses her research on…

From  Alexander Chow on March 25th, 2019 0 likes 127 plays 0  

Dr Emma Wild-Wood: Where does the wisdom of the white man come in?

Dr Emma Wild-Wood delivered the lecture ‘Where does the wisdom of the white man come in? The Interpretations, Problems and Possibilities of Missionary Sources in the…

From  Alexander Chow on February 7th, 2018 0 likes 142 plays 0  

Prof. Andrew Walls: European Christianity, the Missionary Movement and the Rebirth of World Christianity

Prof. Andrew Walls delivered the lecture ‘European Christianity, the Missionary Movement and the Rebirth of World Christianity’ on 26 September 2017 in the research seminar of the Centre…

From  Alexander Chow on September 27th, 2017 0 likes 261 plays 0  

Prof. Kwok Pui-lan: Women, Mission, and World Christianity

Prof. Kwok Pui-lan delivered the Alexander Duff lecture ‘Women, Mission, and World Christianity’ on 16 September 2017 at the School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh. It was the…

From  Alexander Chow on September 18th, 2017 0 likes 124 plays 0  

Reflections on Wikipedia assignments at the University of Edinburgh

Compilation of interview feedback from students and course leaders who have taken part in Wikipedia in the Classroom assignments at the University of Edinburgh including: Dr. Alex Chow - Lecturer in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 2nd, 2017 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Wikipedia in the Classroom - Interview with Dr. Alex Chow (World Christianity MTh/MSc programme) - abridged

An interview with Dr. Alexander Chow, Lecturer in Theology and World Christianity at the School of Divinity, University of Edinburgh. In Autumn 2016, Dr. Chow ran a Wikipedia literature review…

From  Ewan McAndrew on March 14th, 2017 0 likes 95 plays 0