The Encounter scheme offers cross-cultural placements for young people and encourages reflective engagement in mission.
"We came back changed...to live differently."Geni, student, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge.
A wide range of interdisciplinary papers analysing expressions of Christianity acoss the globe
“Scholarship, intellectual stimulation, warm hospitality and superb resources for serious study of Christianity as a multi-cultural religion." Prof Dana L. Roberts, Boston University
A significant missiological library, with a rich archival collection
"It is a real joy to browse the unrivalled collection." Revd Ming Shun Chiang, Minister of Methodist Church in Singapore.
Encouraging research across the globe
"A Centre with a heartbeat for better understanding of Christian mission work in a multi-cultural and global context." Dr Paddy Musana, Makerere University, Kampala.
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.
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.
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 ...
Studying and Celebrating Cambridge’s Mission History
The CCCW launches a new occasional paper that looks at an important moment in the history of Christian mission from Camb...
Church and State in Kenya: New Additions to the Archive
A newly processed donation to the Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide’s archive sheds important light on t...
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
AUGUST OPENING HOURS
Mon -Fri 9am-1pm only
CLOSED FRI 26 & MON 29 AUGUST
Librarian available: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday; 9am-1pm
Archivist available: Monday & Tuesday;
9am - 1pm
Contact Enquries for further information.