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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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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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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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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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