The Encounter scheme offers cross-cultural placements for young people and encourages reflective engagement in mission.
"My time as an Encounter recipient was a huge eye-opener, teaching me more about how God works in ways you least expect."
Who are My People? Christianity, Community and Belonging in Post-colonial Africa
Delivered by Prof. Emmanuel Katongole of the University of Notre Dame; 20, 21, and 22 February 2017 at 5.30pm
Michaelmas 2016 event schedule now available. Fortnightly seminars on Wednesday afternoon in the Divinity Faculty
Topics include dalit theology in India, Pentecostalism in Latin America, and gender and sustainable development in Africa.
A rich collection covering the history, theology, and practice of the global church; and evangelical and ecumenical missiology
"CCCW gathers into one location a wide range of resources on the church in our global age." -Ming Shun Chiang, Trinity Seminary, Singapore
The Centre encourages a deeper understanding of the worldwide and missionary nature of the Christian Church. It maintains a distinctive balance between study and engagement. The staff welcome members of the public, students and researchers to use its resources.
Gender and the Family in Colonial Missions
2nd November, 2016
2 November 2016 Dr. Emily Manktlow, University of Kent 4.30pm Lightfoot Room, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge All Welcome
Giving Life to the Faith: Pentecostal Practice and Community in Authoritarian Chile
16th November, 2016
16 November 2016 Joseph Florez, University of Cambridge 4.30pm Lightfoot Room, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge All Welcome
Gender and Sustainable Development in Africa
30th November, 2016
30 November 2016 Rev. Dr. Lydia Mwaniki, All Africa Council of Churches 4.30pm Lightfoot Room, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge ...
CCCW WELCOMES YOU...
to encounter other cultures
We nurture interest in the world church. We provide placements for young people. If you're between 18-40 find out how the Centre can help you.
TO BROWSE THE LIBRARY
You will find books and periodicals from around the world. Discover how you can become a member of the library
TO STUDY THE ARCHIVES
Our missionary papers from 19th and 20th centuries are relevant for religious and social history, anthropology and international relations.
2017 Henry Martyn Lectures announced
The 2017 Henry Martyn lectures are to be given by a leading expert in political violence, reconciliation, and Christian ...
CCCW Director wins African Studies Association award
Jesse Zink’s research on Christianity in South Sudan wins recognition.
Intercultural Encounter Recipients Head Overseas.
A record number of bursaries is allowing Cambridge-area students to experience the life of a Christian community in a di...
CCCW Director reflects on recent visit to Rwanda
CCCW Director Jesse Zink spent the first week of June in Rwanda as a guest of the Anglican Diocese of Kigali. He shares ...
CCCW is OPEN to the public, researchers and students
Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 4.30pm
Last admittance – 4.00pm
Closed for lunch -1-1.30pm
Friday - 9.00am -1pm
Librarian available: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday; 9am-1pm
Archivist available: Monday 9am - 4.30pm & Tuesday
9am - 1pm
Contact Enquries for further information.