Dr Ian Randall profile
Dr Ian Randall has taught church history and spirituality since the early 1990s. He was based for much of that time in London, at Spurgeon’s College, and in Prague, where he supervised post-graduate students from across Central and Eastern Europe. In 2008 he moved to Cambridge, where he has combined theological and pastoral involvements. Ian has had a long-term interest in the study of movements of spiritual renewal and of missional initiatives. He is the author of several books and many essays and articles relating to these areas: among the more recent are Spiritual Revolution: The Story of OM (2008); Communities of Conviction: Baptist Beginnings in Europe(2009); Religious Liberty in Continental Europe: Campaigning by British Baptists, 1840s-1930s(2012); ‘Nineteenth-Century Bible Society Colporteurs in Eastern Europe’, Journal of European Baptist Studies, Vol. 12. No. 3 (2012); ‘Henry Martyn (1781-1812) and the Baptists in India: An Ecumenical Vision?’,Baptist Quarterly, Vol. 45, No. 2 (April 2013); ‘Nonconformists and Overseas Mission’, in Robert Pope, ed., T&T Clark Companion to Nonconformity (London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2013).