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'Christian theology and food' - Dr David Grumett

In this short lecture Dr David Grumett shows that food is as important in Christianity as in other religions and examines food in the Bible and Christian tradition.

From  Rory Dunlop on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 58 plays 0  

'Science and Religion at New College' - Rev Dr Michael Fuller

Senior Teaching Fellow Rev Dr Michael Fuller asks: Are Science and Religion in conflict or can they come together to address our biggest questions?

From  Rory Dunlop on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 50 plays 0  

'Introducing Jewish adventures with Judaism: food' - Dr Hannah Holtschneider

"We are what we eat" goes the popular saying. Dr Hannah Holtschneider, Senior Lecturer in Jewish Studies, looks at the important role of food in Jewish ritual and tradition.

From  Rory Dunlop on May 22nd, 2020 0 likes 48 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  

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 141 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 123 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  

Dr. Alex Chow on the World Christianity MSc Wikipedia assignment (interview excerpt)

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 0 plays 0  

World Christianity MSc students on the Wikipedia literature review assignment.

In Autumn 2016, Wikimedian in Residence, Ewan McAndrew, supported Dr. Alexander Chow (Course Manager) integrate a Wikipedia literature review assignment into the postgraduate module: Selected…

From  Ewan McAndrew on March 14th, 2017 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Wikipedia in the Classroom - Interview with World Christianity MSc students Lucy Schouten and Nuam Hatzaw

In Autumn 2016, Wikimedian in Residence, Ewan McAndrew, supported Dr. Alexander Chow (Course Manager) integrate a Wikipedia literature review assignment into the postgraduate module: Selected Themes…

From  Ewan McAndrew on March 14th, 2017 0 likes 92 plays 0  

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

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 February 18th, 2017 0 likes 23 plays 0  

EMMS International: From Pioneer to Partner

EMMS International is celebrating 175 years of medical missions in 2016. This is a set of three lectures delivered in the Centre for the Study of World Christianity on 8 November 2016 to help…

From  Alexander Chow on November 16th, 2016 0 likes 40 plays 0  

Inaugural Lecturer Prof Paul Foster Sept 2016

In 2016 the opening lecture and inaugural lecture was from Paul Foster, Professor of New Testament Language, Literature & Theology and Head of the School of Divinity.

From  Christophe Sagnet on October 26th, 2016 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Prof. Francis X. Clooney: Why Comparative Theology Works Interreligiously

Prof. Francis X. Clooney delivered the lecture ‘Why Comparative Theology Works Interreligiously: The Example of Hindu-Christian Learning’ on 27 September 2016 at the School of Divinity,…

From  Alexander Chow on September 29th, 2016 0 likes 356 plays 0