Fuller Professors Honored in List of Top Books On Mission

The academic journal International Bulletin of Mission Research recently included numerous books written by Fuller professors in its short list “Fifteen Outstanding Books of 2015 for Mission Studies.” These books represent a variety of disciplines and departments at Fuller Theological Seminary, and we congratulate these professors on their work and the innovative scholarship their work represents.

theology-without-borders-an-introduction-to-global-conversationsTheology without Borders: An Introduction to Global Conversations (Baker Academic, 2015), by Dean Emeritus and Professor of Theology and Culture William Dyrness and Oscar Garcia-Johnson, associate dean and associate professor of theology and Latino/a studies. Their coauthored book considers the complexities of shifting theology from a Western-centric approach to a global and ecumenical conversation.

the-unexpected-christian-centuryThe Unexpected Christian Century: The Reversal and Transformation of Global Christianity, 1900–2000 (Baker Academic, 2015), by Dean of the School of Intercultural Studies Scott Sunquist, a book tracing the unexpected shift of Christianity’s center to Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Pacific, and the implications of this shift for missiological practices in the Western church.

the-gospel-and-pluralism-todayThe Gospel and Pluralism Today: Reassessing Lesslie Newbigin in the 21st Century (IVP Academic, 2015), edited by Scott Sunquist and Amos Yong, director of the Center for Missiological Research (CMR) and professor of theology and mission. Their book updates the missiological thought of Lesslie Newbigin for rapidly changing cultural contexts.

Hear from voices throughout the Fuller community on missiology at FULLER studio.

Study missiology at the School of Intercultural Studies.

Study with Amos Yong at the Center for Missiological Research.

See the full list from the International Bulletin of Mission Research.

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