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.
The Encounter scheme offers cross-cultural placements for young people and encourages reflective engagement in mission.
"We came back changed...to live differently."Geni, student, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge.
A wide range of interdisciplinary papers analysing expressions of Christianity acoss the globe
“Scholarship, intellectual stimulation, warm hospitality and superb resources for serious study of Christianity as a multi-cultural religion." Prof Dana L. Roberts, Boston University
A significant missiological library, with a rich archival collection
"It is a real joy to browse the unrivalled collection." Revd Ming Shun Chiang, Minister of Methodist Church in Singapore.
Encouraging research across the globe
"A Centre with a heartbeat for better understanding of Christian mission work in a multi-cultural and global context." Dr Paddy Musana, Makerere University, Kampala.
CCCW WELCOMES YOU...
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.
TO BROWSE THE LIBRARY
You will find books and periodicals from around the world. Discover how you can become a member of the library
TO STUDY THE ARCHIVES
Our missionary papers from 19th and 20th centuries are relevant for religious and social history, anthropology and international relations.
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...
CCCW WW1 archives
A small selection of WW1 archive material has been added to the CCCW website. To view please click he...
CCCW is OPEN to the public, researchers and students.
Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 4.30pm
Friday - 9.00am -1pm
Last admittance – 4.00pm
Librarian available: Wednesday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Archivist available: Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
9.00am - 1pm
Contact Enquries for further information.