Henry Martyn Trust

The Centre encourages a deeper understanding of the worldwide and missionary nature of the Christian Church. It maintains a distinctive balance between study and engagement. The staff welcome members of the public, students and researchers to use its resources.



Upcoming Events

The Lord's Resistance Army in Northern Uganda & Violent Biblical Interpretation
12th November, 2014

Dr Helen Nambalirwa Nkabala, CAPREx Fellow, Makerere University, Uganda. Time: 4.30pm Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Ca...

Archbishop Janani Luwum & Human Rights in Idi Amin's Uganda
19th November, 2014

Eva Namusole, University of Cambridge Time: 4.30pm Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge

Made in Africa? Mapping the Field of Theological Education in East Africa.
3rd December, 2014

Johannes Zeiler, Uppsala University, Sweden Time: 4.30pm Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge


to encounter other cultures
We nurture interest in the world church. We provide placements for young people. If you're between 18-40 find out how the Centre can help you.

You will find books and periodicals from around the world. Discover how you can become a member of the library

Our missionary papers from 19th and 20th centuries are relevant for religious and social history, anthropology and international relations. 

We are an associate member of CTF. You are welcome to the open seminars we run with the Faculty.

Latest News

CCCW Launch Day 25 October 2014
The CCCW Launch Day on Saturday 25 October was a great success, with good numbers visiting the Centre's library and ...

New search facility for past papers.
We are pleased to announce the CCCW website has a new search facility  for past papers that have been given th...

The CCCW Archives - "A central part of the architecture of world Christianity".

CCCW WW1 archives
A small selection of WW1 archive material has been added to the CCCW website.  To view please click  he...

Opening Hours

CCCW is OPEN to the public, researchers and students.

Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 4.30pm
Friday   -  9.00am -1pm
Last admittance – 4.00pm
Closed for lunch -1-1.30pm

Librarian available: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday; 9am-1pm
Archivist available: Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
9.00am - 1pm    

Contact Enquries for further information.

The Henry Martyn Trust

Established in 1881 in memory of the Bible translator, Henry Martyn. It has promoted engagement and reflection on Christian mission ever since. It owns the Henry Martyn Hall. All its activities now take place in the Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide.

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