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Book Launch: Andrew Walls’s The Missionary Movement from the West

On November 29, 2023, the Centre held a book launch for Andrew Walls’s posthumously authored book, The Missionary Movement from the West, published in 2023 through Eerdmans. Panelists included…

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Student feedback on Wikipedia in the Curriculum assignments

Lorna Campbell, OER Services at University of Edinburgh, and Ewan McAndrew, Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh, present student feedback from 7 years' of Wikipedia in the…

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Pedro Feitoza: Religion and Regionalism in Brazil

On November 1, 2022, we were pleased to have our new Lecturer in Latin American Christianity, Dr Pedro Feitoza, deliver a paper entitled “Religion and Regionalism in Brazil: The Dynamics of…

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Yale-Edin2022 Morning Panel - July 30th 2022

Panelists: Emma Wild-Wood Andrew Song Kirsty Murray

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Yale-Edinburhg 2022 Edinburgh Hub - Morning Panel

Panelists: Emma Wild-Wood - Chair Deborah Gaitskell Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu

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Doctoral Podcast_Episode02

Welcome to this special recording for COP26 and beyond, where we consider the power of drama, parable and liturgy to immerse us bodily in current reality, and give us vision for a way forward.I am…

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Anthony Clark: The Theatre of Conversion

On November 2, 2021, Professor Anthony Clark (Whitworth University) delivered a paper entitled “The Theatre of Conversion: Catholic Drama and the (Re)presentation of China,” speaking…

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Gifford Lecture 6: Only Connect

We started this lecture series with two bookended revolutions, print in the sixteenth century, and the internet and social media in the late twentieth century. How then is Christianity changing in…

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Commemorating Andrew Walls (1928–2021)

On October 5, 2021, the Centre for the Study of World Christianity commemorated the life and legacy of its founder, Professor Andrew F. Walls (1928–2021), through a research seminar discussing…

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Lecture 3: Religious Networks in the Age of Empire in New Spain and Africa

Two of the most striking developments in the modern history of global Christianity have been the respective strengths of Catholic Christianity in Central and Latin America and of Protestant and…

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Prof David Hempton: Towards a theory of Transnational Religious Change

Professor David Hempton, Senior Professor at Harvard University and Dean of Harvard Divinity School, delivers the Gifford Lecture "Towards a theory of Transnational Religious Change." It is…

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Being Christian at University

Welcome to the ‘Being at University’ podcast. I’m Harriet Harris, Chaplain to the University of Edinburgh, and in this first series we explore what it is like being people of…

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Course Options in the History of Christianity at the School of Divinity (3 mins)

A short overview of three courses in the History of Christianity on offer at the School of Divinity: History of Christianity as a World Religion 1A, History of Christianity as a World Religion 1B,…

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Course options: Religious Studies

Introducing the courses "Studying Religions", "Global Indigenous Religions" and "Religions of Ancient India"

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Course Options Biblical Studies

Course Options Divinity: Biblical Studies

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Book Launch: Ecumenism and Independency in World Christianity

This was an online book launch for the volume edited by Alexander Chow and Emma Wild-Wood, entitled “Ecumenism and Independency in World Christianity: Historical Studies in Honour of Brian…

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