Focus: Ecumenical Perspectives on the development of the Society

Subprogramme leader: Dr Francois Muller

e-mail: francois.muller@nwu.ac.za

Objectives:

To further the Reformed approach to holistic mission;

To study the church in mission and new church planting, in different contexts;

To build out Christian apologetics the light of global trends

Projects:

1.   Formation of Global Christianity

2.   Africanised Theology

3.   Missioned Church and Church planting

4.   Apologetics and the Cults

5.    Science and Faith

 

Research Chair:

A Research Chair was established in Pentecostalism and neo-Pentecostalism, led by Professor Marius Nel. Important reflection on the ecumenical landscape is touched upon.