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6. Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide: Silver Jubilee

20/03/2021    from Ponderings

Graham Kings

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.

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3. Review of 'Imagining Mission with John V. Taylor'

16/11/2020    from Ponderings

Graham Kings

My Ponderings for November is my review, commissioned, and accepted for publication in 2021, by the journal Modern Believing, of the book Imagining Mission with John V. Taylor by Jonny Baker and Cathy Ross (SCM Press, 2020). My poem, 'Thanksgiving: Bishop John V Taylor' was published in Nourishing Connections (Canterbury Press, 2020) and may be seen here.

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'Sarah', Selwyn College, Cambridge, 25 Oct 2020

16/11/2020    from Sermons

Graham Kings

My sermon at Evensong at Selwyn College, Cambridge, on Sun 25 Oct 2020, preceded by the world premiere of Tristan Latchford's anthem, 'Sarah', based on my poem and on the painting by Silvia Dimitrova. The whole service may be viewed here.

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The Redress of Mission: Ramsden Sermon University of Cambridge, 31 May 1998

09/09/2020    from Sermons

Graham Kings

I was invited by the Vice-Chancellor to preach the University of Cambridge 'Ramsden Sermon' on 31 May 1998, at Great St Mary's, the University Church.

It is an annual sermon to be preached on Whit Sunday (the day of Pentecost) on the subject of 'Church Extension Overeas especially in the Commonwealth of Nations'.

It was published in Anvil 16.1 (1999), pp. 7-11.

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1. Nourishing Connections: Introducing the Website

06/09/2020    from Ponderings

Graham Kings

In this, the first of my Ponderings, I introduce this new website, 'Nourishing Connections: theology, mission, poetry'.

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Jesus Christ, Saviour of the World, Henry Martyn Centre Valedictory Lecture

30/07/2020    from Global South Christianity

Graham Kings

Valedictory lecture by Graham Kings, Director of the Henry Martyn Centre, Cambridge Theological Federation, 5 June 2000, Westminster College, Cambridge

 

 

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South Sudan, The Promised Land, 9 July 2011

30/07/2020    from The Guardian

Graham Kings

Graham Kings, Bishop of Sherborne, represented the Archbishop of Canterbury at the Independence celebrations of South Sudan on 9 July 2011 in Juba. The Guardian commissioned this article, which was published on 18 July 2011.

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Foundations for Mission and the Study of World Christianity: the Legacy of Henry Martyn BD

28/07/2020    from Global South Christianity

Graham Kings

Lecture given at Westminster College, Cambridge, 22 Jan 1996, to celebrate the opening of the Henry Martyn Library at its new location in Westminster College.

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BBC Radio 4 talk on Archbishop David Gitari 1996

26/07/2020    from Global South Christianity

Graham Kings

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 the third one, on Archbishop David Gitari's book, In Season and Out of Season: Sermons to a Nation (Oxford: Regnum, 1996). It was broadcast on 26 July 1996.

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BBC Radio 4 talk on Olaudah Equiano 1996

26/07/2020    from Global South Christianity

Graham Kings

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.

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BBC Radio 4 talk on Abdul Masih 1996

26/07/2020    from Global South Christianity

Graham Kings

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 Abdul Masih, broadcast on 12 July 1996.

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Prayer, Mission and Family Life: CMS News-Letter June 1998

26/07/2020    from Global South Christianity

Graham Kings

In preparation for the bicentenary of the Church Mission Society in 1999, I was asked to write the CMS News-Letter for June, July and Aug 1998. It is called an Occasional Paper since only General Secretaries of CMS write the News-Letter.

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Cool Walking: Called to be Fully Human 1997

26/07/2020    from Global South Christianity

Graham Kings

The Theological Resource Network of the Evangelical Fellowship in the Anglican Communion met in Kingston Jamaica in April 1997, in preparation for the Lambeth Conference of 1998. This paper was presented then and published with the other conference papers in Transformation 15.1 (1998).

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Poetry in Mission 18 Guidelines Bible Study Notes

04/06/2020    from Bible Reading Notes

Graham Kings

This is the third series of Bible Study Notes which I was invited to write for Guidelines (Bible Reading Fellowship, 2000).

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An Indispensable Account of the Global History of Christianity

13/05/2019    from Fulcrum Articles

Graham Kings

Book review of Brian Stanley, Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History (Princeton University Press, 2018).

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God Writes Straight with Crooked Lines Interweavings No 23 July 2017

31/07/2017    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

For July's Interweavings, Bishop Graham reflects on the future of the Mission Theology in the Anglican Communion project, its publications, programmes, partners and people, and asks for prayers for a new venture.

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Fiji: Mission in Oceania - Contexts and Currents Interweavings No 22 June 2017

20/07/2017    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

For June's Interweavings, Bishop Graham reflects on the recent Mission Theology in the Anglican Communion conference in Suva, Fiji.

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Jerusalem Intercontinental Webinar, Interweavings No 20, April 2017

11/04/2017    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

For April's Interweavings, Bishop Graham reflects on the recent Mission Theology in the Anglican Communion conference, a webinar hosted by St George's College, Jerusalem.

This article was also published on the Covenant website, available here: http://livingchurch.org/covenant/2017/04/20/jerusalem-intercontinental-webinar/ 

http://livingchurch.org/covenant/2017/04/20/jerusalem-intercontinental-webinar/

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Four Sabbatical Scholars at Durham, Cambridge and Oxford: Interweavings Number 17, January 2017

27/01/2017    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

Bishop Graham's Interweavings for January looks at the four Mission Theology in the Anglican Communion Sabbatical Scholars in the UK.

 

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Bengaluru: Contextual Mission in India: Interweavings Number 15, November 2016

23/12/2016    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

Bishop Graham's 15th Interweavings is a reflection of his time in Bengaluru for the Mission Theology Conference in October 2016.

This article is also available to read on Covenant: http://livingchurch.org/covenant/2016/12/22/bengaluru-contextual-mission-in-india/ 

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Rome: 50th Anniversary Symposium and Lecture: Interweavings Number 14, October 2016

18/11/2016    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

Bishop Graham's October Interweavings reflects on his visit to Rome for the 50th Anniversary of the Anglican Centre in Rome, and a lecture he gave at the Pontifical Urban University.

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Cuba: Mission Studies and Missional Formation: Interweavings Number 13, September 2016

30/09/2016    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

In September Bishop Graham travelled to Cuba to be part of the World Council of Churches, Council for World Mission and Evangelism (CWME) consultation in Matanzas. Here he reflects on his time there.

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Sarah the Mother of Mission: Interweavings No 11, July 2016

25/07/2016    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

Bishop Graham spoke on Sarah as the Mother of Mission, using Genesis 18 and the painting by Silvia Dimitrova, at Durham Cathedral and Lambeth Palace for the Mission Theology in the Anglican Communion project.

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Cairo Conference: Interweavings No 9 May 2016

31/05/2016    from Mission Theology Interweavings

Graham Kings

Bishop Graham's May Interweavings reflects on the time he spent in Cairo for the first Mission Theology in the Anglican Communion Conference.

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Raising up the Voices of new 'Doctors of the Church'

19/06/2015    from Mission Theology Articles

Graham Kings

The faith background of Graham Kings and the priorities of the post of Mission Theologian in the Anglican Communion, published originally in Anglican World, the magazine of the Communion and republished with permission.

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