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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,…

From  Sara Parvis on July 27th, 2021 0 likes 22 plays 0  

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…

From  Alexander Chow on June 28th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

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 2 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 20 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 10 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 11 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  

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 53 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 35 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 112 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 145 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 151 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 403 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 142 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 88 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 99 plays 0