8
Jul
Public engagement of churches in contemporary secular and multicultural contexts
with Dr Sebastian Chang Hwan Kim
Sebastian Chang Hwan Kim

Our speaker, Dr Sebastian Chang Hwan Kim, is a world leader in the research of public theology, world Christianity, theology and peace building, and Asian expressions of faith. He is Professor of Theology and Public Life and Assistant Provost for the Korean Studies Center at Fuller Theological Seminary. Before joining the Fuller faculty in 2017, Dr Kim held the chair in Theology and Public Life at York St John University in the UK for 12 years. He has taught world Christianity at the University of Cambridge and at the Union Biblical Seminary in India. 

Dr Kim is a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society and former Editor of the International Journal of Public Theology. He has authored four books: A History of Korean Christianity (CUP, 2015), Theology in the Public Sphere (SCM, 2011), In Search of Identity: Debates on Religious Conversion in India (OUP, 2005), and Christianity as a World Religion (2008 & 2016). Books he has edited include A Companion to Public Theology (Brill, 2017), Cosmopolitanism, Religion, and the Public Sphere (Routledge, 2014); and Christian Theology in Asia (CUP, 2008).

Check out Dr Kim’s address given at a Fuller lecture series in 2018 which explored worship, acting justly and the complex global context for human rights.

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Where Henderson Campus
When 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Cost Free (includes light supper)
RSVP Click on the link to register by Friday 5 July