Edinburgh 1910-2010 - Towards Unity in MissionLondon, ENGLAND
The conference marks the centenary of the World Missionary Conference, often understood as the beginning of the modern Ecumenical Movement. It was a singular moment in the history and theology of mission and world Christianity.
The Revd Dr Jeremy Morris: Dean of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, and a church historian who has written widely about twentieth century church history
Dr Kirsteen Kim: Associate Senior Lecturer at Leeds Trinity University College, and a missiologist who has published a number of works about mission and world Christianity
Fr James Hanvey SJ: Lecturer in Systematic Theology, Heythrop College, London, and a systematic theologian with particular interests in the Trinity and ecclesiology
The Revd Dr Stephen Finamore (Principal of Bristol Baptist College) will give two Bible readings, one during the public conference and one during the Ecumenical Officers' meeting and join in as an interlocutor throughout. For more information go to http://ecumenicalissues.blogspot.com/2010/09/towards-unity-in-mission.html.