D2
Challenges for Christian Churches in Africa

Convenors:
Ben Knighton (Oxford Centre for Mission Studies)
Chair:
Dr Ben Knighton
Stream:
Anthropology, religion and conflict
Location:
G52
Start time:
11 September, 2006 at 16:00
Session slots:
1

Short abstract:

A majority of Africans now confess to be being Christians, and do so not apologetically but evangelistically. Yet what contributions are churches and their constituents making to their societies and what are they doing to themselves in the face of poverty, corruption, and oppression?

Long abstract: