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

Rapture - Ready or Not, Here They Come: An Englishman's Reflection on Two Contrasting Nigerian-Origin Pentecostal Churches in the UK
3rd May, 2017

Wed 3 May. Jamie Klair, University of Cambridge,  4.30pm Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge. All Welcome

Judaising Christianity in Brazil: The Case of the 'Emerging' Jewish Followers of Jesus
10th May, 2017

Wed 10 May. Manoela Carpenedo, University of Cambridge. 4.30pm, Lightfoot Rd, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge. All Welcome


to encounter other cultures
Do you have an 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

Come and visit our archives which house missionary papers from 19th and 20th centuries which are relevant for religious and social history. 

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

Latest News

New research from CCCW
CCCW researchers publish a range of new articles.

Theology in Swahili
Centre Chair Roger Bowen is working to make Swahili-language theological resources available in East Africa.

Christianity, Violence, and Belonging in Post-Colonial Africa
Professor Emmanuel Katongole’s three Henry Martyn Lectures took his audience on a geographic, historical, and theo...

Recent Visitors to the CCCW
In any given week, month, or term, a number of visitors pass through the Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide. Th...

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 9am - 4.30pm & 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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