• 04.06.10

    Pope Benedict XVI sends greetings to Edinburgh 2010

    Pope Benedict XVI has sent a formal greeting to delegates, visitors and staff attending the Edinburgh 2010 anniversary event commemorating the World Missionary Conference held at Edinburgh in June 1910.

  • 04.06.10

    “Hope and humility” shape approaches to contemporary mission

    Prof Tinyiko Maluleke

    “The priority in Christian mission is to witness to the love of Jesus Christ for all the world,” Prof. Dana L. Robert of Boston University told a Friday press briefing at the Edinburgh 2010 Conference. “The mystery of salvation is not ours to know,” she added, yet Christians feel compelled to bear witness to the gospel with an urgency “as inevitable as breathing”.

  • 03.06.10

    Dana Robert calls for common witness to Christ despite divisions

    Dr. Dana L. Robert

    “We must not allow difficult theological, socio-cultural and political issues, or disagreements over theologies of religion, to discourage us from sharing God’s love and salvation through Jesus Christ with all the world.” With these words, keynote speaker Dana L. Robert encouraged delegates to Edinburgh 2010 in their commitment to unity of purpose in Christian mission, evangelism and dialogue.

  • 03.06.10

    Edinburgh 2010 opens with prayer, praise and reflection

    Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit

    Christian songs and hymns from around the globe mingled with the native skirl of bagpipes at welcoming ceremonies for Edinburgh 2010, a five-day conference marking the 100th anniversary of the World Missionary Conference of 1910. By the start of the conference, 297 registered delegates from 60 nations were joined by more than 100 additional visitors and staff on the Pollock Halls campus of Edinburgh University.

  • 02.06.10

    E2010 Sunday Morning Worships

    Delegates of the Edinburgh 2010 Conference will be attending morning worship in a number of local congregations in Edinburgh and in the surrounding areas. You are invited to join them! List with places of worship can be found here.

  • 29.05.10

    Italian portal 'one body one spirit' joins E2010

    The Italian network 'one body one spirit' has joined E2010 and is collecting messages for delegates.

  • 26.05.10

    Ecumenism of Freedom and Solidarity

    In November 2009, the Ecumenical Christian Centre in Bangalore hosted a three day seminar on the challenges and prospects of 100 years of ecumenism in India. The participants of the seminar were asking for an "ecumenism of freedom and solidarity", which is not dominated by "any caste, creed or community."

    Papers presented at the seminar included: "Edinburgh 1910 and beyond: A critical assessment of 100 years...

  • 24.05.10

    E2010 Study Guide in English and German

    A study guide for churches and congregations dedicated to the centenary of the World Missionary Conference has been published in English and German.

    New Directions for Church in Mission (Neue Perspektiven einer missionarischen Kirche), written by Ken Ross, is now available as free PDF download here. The publication summarises the results of the Edinburgh 2010

  • 15.05.10

    Delegate Information Updated

    An updated conference programme and general information for invited delegates is available here. This has been distributed to all delegates.

  • 14.05.10

    E2010 press corps

    Information for accredited journalists can be downloaded from our media page. This includes a press programme, practical and background information. 60 journalists from 20 different countries covering all major denominations and several languages have been invited to attend the Edinburgh 2010 conference and celebrations.

Latest Discussion on Study Themes

For more information on the Edinburgh 2010 study themes, please click here.

Rev. Rudolph H. Pasaribu has submitted this perspective on the challenges and opportunities of Christian mission among other faiths from a grassroots perspective in Indonesia.
Posted By: Kirsteen Kim on Apr 08, 2010 10:43AM
"Mission at and from the Margins" was the title of a colloquium held at the Henry Martyn Institute, Hyderabad, india on 23-27 September 2009. An illustrated report of the event is now available to download and is attached here. The event...
Posted By: Kirsteen Kim on Nov 20, 2009 04:51AM
Dr Malcolm I Hunter, a long-term missionary and specialist in ministry to nomadic peoples has contributed the attached paper, 'All people on earth', under this theme.
Posted By: Kirsteen Kim on Oct 31, 2009 07:03AM
Download papers (in Spanish) from the Latin American Theological Fellowship Regional Consultation for Mexico, Central America, Panama and Caribbean in San José, Costa Rica on 6-7 August 2009 from this site through this link, by kind permission of the...
Posted By: Kirsteen Kim on Oct 27, 2009 11:03AM
The papers of the conference of the European Pentecostal Charismatic Research Association (EPCRA) are available for download, by kind permission, at...
Posted By: Kirsteen Kim on Oct 19, 2009 10:32AM