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Deviance and Desire

Seminar delivered on March 23, 2021 by Dr Naomi Richman (Birkbeck, University of London) on "Deviance and Desire: Representations of Sexuality and Evil in the Nigerian Deliverance…

From  Alexander Chow on April 6th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Christian-Muslim Relations

Uncover important themes in the history of Christian and Muslim relations and understand the politics that continue to shape it in our Christian-Muslim relations free short online course. Enrol now…

From  Mari-Nikol Panteva on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Decolonising Divinity: A Roundtable Discussion

On March 9, 2021, colleagues from the School of Divinity held a roundtable discussion around the topic of “Decolonising Divinity.” Jointly sponsored by Religious Studies, Islam and…

From  Alexander Chow on March 14th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

World Christianity at New College

Professor Brian Stanley leads this discussion with Centre alumni Dr Jooseop Keum (Presbyterian University and Theological Seminary, Seoul, South Korea), Professor Esther Mombo (St. Paul’s…

From  Alexander Chow on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

10.3b Mexican Featherwork

In this video, we consider Mexican featherwork of religious subjects and its role in creating wonder in Europe, and converting indigenous peoples.

From  Jill Burke on November 27th, 2020 0 likes 137 plays 0  

Lived Theology: Qualitative Data and Theology in World Christianity

Panel discussion with Dr Easten Law (OMSC), Dr Diane Stinton (Regent College), and Dr Muthuraj Swamy (Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide), and moderated by Dr Alexander Chow (University of…

From  Alexander Chow on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Researching Chinese Christianity in the 2020s

Panel discussion with Dr Mark McLeister (LLC, University of Edinburgh), Professor Chloë F. Starr (Yale Divinity School), and Dr Kevin Xiyi Yao (Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary), and…

From  Alexander Chow on October 20th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

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 23 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 8 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 31 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 17 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 12 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 12 plays 0  

Structure of 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 41 plays 0  

MTh as Preparation for PhD in World Christianity

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

From  Alexander Chow on March 14th, 2020 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Why Edinburgh for 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 82 plays 0