Henry Martyn Trust


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.

Upcoming Events

Purification and Contestation: Pentecostalism and the Politics of Homosexuality in Africa
3rd February, 2016

Speaker: Dr Adriaan van Klinken, University of Leeds Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge Time: 4.30pm All welcome...

Gender, Health and the Politics of Marginality on the Borders of Empire: Mission Work in North India c.1910-1950
10th February, 2016

Speaker: Rosemary Seton, SOAS, University of London Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge Time: 4.30pm All welcome ...

Claiming the City for Jesus Christ! Place Making and Creation of Sacred Spaces by African Pentecostal Churches in London
24th February, 2016

Speaker: Revd Babetunde Adedibu, Redeemed Christian Church of God, London Research Associate, CCCW Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty...


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.

You will find books and periodicals from around the world. Discover how you can become a member of the library

Our missionary papers from 19th and 20th centuries are relevant for religious and social history, anthropology and international relations. 

We are an associate member of CTF. You are welcome to the open seminars we run with the Faculty.

Latest News

Heritage Lottery Fund Projects
See how we have used the £6800 grant that was awarded to the CCCW to help celebrate Cambridge's tradition...

Christianity in East Asia Essay Competition
The winner of the third CCCW East Asia Essay competition is Stephanie Wong. The two runners up are Jesse Ciccotti a...

Lausanne Creation Care and the Gospel Conference for East and Central Africa
Recently the Centre’s Intercultural Encounter Coordinator, Amy Ross, attended the Lausanne Creation Care and the G...

New Director of CCCW announced
We are delighted to announce the  Revd Jesse Zink has been appointed as CCCW director for 2 years from 1st Septem...

Opening Hours

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 & Tuesday;
9am - 1pm    

Contact Enquries for further information.

The Henry Martyn Trust

Established in 1881 in memory of the Bible translator, Henry Martyn. It has promoted engagement and reflection on Christian mission ever since. It owns the Henry Martyn Hall. All its activities now take place in the Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide.

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