Articles / Chapters
02/08/2023 from Global South Christianity
From Mon 22 June to Sun 27 June 1999, Joseph Galgalo and I walked with 24 others from Oxford to Cambridge with a Camel to raise money for six primary schools in Northern Kenya. We walked to celebrate 200 years of the Church Mission Society (founded 1799) and in memory of Bishop Andrew Adano, who founded the schools. For a 5 minute film about the Camel Walk, click here.
05/04/2023 from Nourishing Memories
I continue my cumulative memoir, Nourishing Memories, recounting my training at Ridley Hall theological college and Selwyn College, Cambridge, 1978-80, and my research visit to Yugoslavia in June 1980, meeting leaders of the Roman Catholic, Serbian Orthodox and Protestant churches. Republished with permission from Covenant: link to original, 27 Mar 2023, is here.
14/03/2023 from Global South Christianity
I wrote this article at the end of my time at Ridley Hall theological college, Cambridge, where I trained for ordination 1978-80. It was published in the first edition of Crossway, a magazine of the Church Society.
22/01/2023 from Sermons
Text and audio file of my sermon broadcast on BBC Radio 4 Sunday Worship, Sun 22 Jan 2023, 8.10am from Selwyn College Chapel, Cambridge. It was recorded on Tues 17 Jan 2023. Leader Revd Dr Arabella Milbank Robinson, Dean of Chapel and Chaplain; Director of Music Sarah MacDonald; organist Adam Field. Radio 4 text and audio file of whole service here.
18/10/2022 from Sermons
My sermon, 'Succession - The Comforter' at Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, on Sun 16 Oct 2022. The reading was John 16.1-11. It may be seen on YouTube here, starting 1 hour 12 minutes in - the recording started during the choir rehearsal.
18/03/2022 from Ponderings
My book review of 'The Cambridge Theological Federation: A Journey in Ecumenical Learning', edited by Mary Tanner and Ian Randall (CTF, 2022) published originally in the Ridley Hall, Cambridge, Lent Term Newsletter, and republished here with permission.
Generosity and Thanksgiving: Commemoration of Benefactors of Selwyn College, Cambridge, 25 Sept 2021
01/10/2021 from Sermons
My sermon at Evensong Selwyn College, Cambridge, 25 Sept 2021, for the Commemoration of Benefactors of the College.
It may see seen on YouTube here at 44 mins 15 secs.
20/03/2021 from Ponderings
The five ways in which the Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year: launch of 'Friends of the Centre'; launch of a book of global Anglican perspectives on prayer; a history of the Centre; five lectures, 'Transfiguring World Christianity'; and a book of 25 essays, Connecting Christianities.
13/12/2020 from Beer and Theology
26/07/2020 from Global South Christianity
Norman Winter, a BBC Radio 4 producer, asked me present three Radio 4 short programmes in July 1996 on my three favourite books the Henry Martyn Library. This is my script of my second one, on Olaudah Equiano, broadcast on 19 July 1996.
19/11/2015 from Mission Theology Interweavings
A sermon given at King’s College Chapel, Cambridge on Sunday 15 Nov 2015, based on Colossians 1:3-12 and Luke 2:25-38.