Contemporary Mission Theology

Engaging the Nations

Reddit icon
e-mail icon
Twitter icon
Facebook icon
Google icon
LinkedIn icon
Editor(s): 
Robert Gallagher, Paul Hertig
American Society of Missiology
  • Maryknoll, NY: 
    Orbis Books
    , February
     2017.
     344 pages.
     $42.00.
     Paperback.
    ISBN
    9781626982116.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.

Description

A resource for the classroom that specifically addresses the missiological issues of the twenty-first century, this collection in honor of Charles E. Van Engen features contributions from practically all the leading lights of the missiology world. Scholars including Stephen Bevans, Roger Schroeder, van Thanh Nguyen, Mary Motte, Gerald Anderson, Scott Sunquist, and many others offer their insights and reflections, focusing on the impact of cultural and demographic changes on the nature and purpose of Christian mission.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Robert L. Gallagher is the department chair, director of the Master of Arts program in intercultural studies, and associate professor of intercultural studies at Wheaton College Graduate School in Chicago.

Paul Hertig is a global studies professor at Azusa Pacific University and Director of its Los Angeles Term Program. He is presently an advisory committee member of the Association of Professors of Mission. He co-edited (with Robert L. Gallagher) Mission in Acts: Ancient Narratives in Contemporary Contexts (Orbis, 2004) and Landmark Essays in Mission and World Christianity (Orbis, 2009).

Keywords: 

Add New Comment

Reading Religion welcomes comments from AAR members, and you may leave a comment below by logging in with your AAR Member ID and password. Please read our policy on commenting.

Log in to post comments