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.
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 Religious Life of Refugees: Migration and Religious Change in Sudan’s Civil War.”
21st October, 2015
Speaker: Revd Jesse Zink, CCCW Director. Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge Time: 4.30pm All welcome
Scottish Women Missionaries in an Expanding Empire: the Shaping of Mary Slessor as a Missionary Icon.
28th October, 2015
Speaker: Dr Esther Breitenbach, University of Edinburgh. Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, West Rd, Cambridge Time: 4.30pm All wel...
African Christian OR Christian African: The Dilemma of Religious Identity among Christians in Africa
11th November, 2015
Speaker: Dr Paddy Musana, Makerere University, Uganda. Venue: Lightfoot Rm, Divinity Faculty, WEst Rd, Cambridge. Time: 4.30pm. All...
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.
Christianity in East Asia Essay Competition
The winner of the third CCCW East Asia Essay competition is Stephanie Wong. The two runners up are Jesse Ciccotti a...
Lausanne Creation Care and the Gospel Conference for East and Central Africa
Recently the Centre’s Intercultural Encounter Coordinator, Amy Ross, attended the Lausanne Creation Care and the G...
New Director of CCCW announced
We are delighted to announce the Revd Jesse Zink has been appointed as CCCW director for 2 years from 1st Septem...
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 is OPEN to the public, researchers and students.
Monday – Thursday 9.00am – 4.30pm
Last admittance – 4.00pm
Closed for lunch -1-1.30pm
Friday - 9.00am -1pm
Librarian available: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday; 9am-1pm
Archivist available: Monday & Tuesday;
9am - 1pm
Contact Enquries for further information.