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Doing Practical Theology with Asian Resources: Retrospect and Prospect: Call for Papers

On 2 & 3 June 2023 (HKT), The Chinese University of Hong Kong will host an Asian Practical Theology International Conference in collaboration with the Asia Academy of Practical Theology (HK). The theme of the ONLINE conference will be Doing Practical Theology with Asian Resources: Retrospect and Prospect. Call for Papers has begun. Please submit […]

‘Peace on Earth – and at Christmas Dinner’ – online Advent programme

Peace on Earth – and at Christmas Dinner – Thursdays Dec 1, Dec 8, and Dec 15, 7:30-9:00pm GMT, online We find ourselves more and more polarized – not only in politics, but also among family members and between friends. We want to love each other, to grow closer together, but hurtful differences often get […]

Practical Theology Journal: Book Reviews Editor and a Social Media Assistant Needed

Recruiting for two roles at Practical Theology Journal The Book Reviews Editor ensures that each issue of the journal contains a set of high quality reviews of recent books published across the discipline, by recruiting reviewers, securing the review and arranging them for publication.  This role will advance Practical Theology’s scholarly, international, and collaborative objectives […]

PhD Scholarship Opportunity from Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University (UK) is advertising 25 Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarships. Details are available at: https://www.hope.ac.uk/postgraduateresearch/feesandfunding/scholarships/vice-chancellorsphdscholarships/ https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/CUK651/vice-chancellors-phd-scholarships-three-year-full-time-mode-only This award would cover full tuition fees and a monthly maintenance grant each year (paid in monthly instalments) for a maximum of three years of full-time doctoral study. There are several projects across the University that applicants may apply […]

Lectio Visceralis: Praying for Creation with Body and Soul

Creationtide 2022: An Online Service of Prayer, Reflection & Gentle Movement Thursday, 20 October, 2022 6:00-7:00pm London time Join us online to pray for the places and the planet where we live, asking for God’s wisdom and hope. To participate, we’ll ask you to take some pictures of the ‘environment’ or space that you live […]

Church Army – part time researcher position

Part-time Researcher (Qualitative) Location: Sheffield Wilson Carlile Centre Closing date: 10th November 2022 £26,975 per annum (pro-rata) Church Army are looking for someone with enthusiasm for research and the difference it can make, to join our team. You will be involved in the design and delivery of mixed method research projects, contributing particularly to the […]

Church Army – Senior Researcher position

Senior Researcher (Evangelism Project Lead) Location: Sheffield Wilson Carlile Centre Closing date: 10th November 2022 £35,620 per annum Church Army are looking for a Senior Researcher to take a significant lead in a new high profile research project on effective evangelism. If you get curious when the words ‘effective’ and ‘evangelism’ are used together, have […]

Feast of the Nativity of Mary, An Online Service

Magnificat! Prophet of Justice, Mother of God An Online Service of Prayer, Reflection, & Gentle Movement Thursday, 8 September, 2022 6:00-7:00pm (Feast of the Nativity of Mary, Mother of God ) Mary’s great prayer, the Magnificat (Luke 1:46–55), fills us with hope: that a better world really is possible; that love and justice will overcome […]

Practical Theology “Buddy System” Pilot

For some time we have been wishing to internationalize the reach of the journal Practical Theology – especially for our prospective authors. One of the barriers we identified was the requirement for English language writing. Thus following conversation among the Editorial team and consultation with our Trustees, we have worked with Dr. Alison Le Cornu (an expert in teaching […]