Category Archives: Summer Institute

Celebrating 5 Years of Summers in Cambridge

Our fifth “Newbigin Summer Institute” was held in Cambridge this July. After last year’s gathering at Westminster College, we were back at Trinity Hall right in the middle of the historic university city. Once again, we were wonderfully hosted in this beautiful, old, and iconic setting just by the river. Lectures were held in the […]

A Trip to Cambridge for the Summer Institute

To be honest, I had no idea what I was getting into when I agreed to attend LNSI in Cambridge. I wanted an excuse to travel to Europe for my first time and this conference seemed to fit the bill. If the conference wasn’t a good enough excuse, then we had our 20th wedding anniversary […]

Summer 2016 Update

This past July we held our third annual Lesslie Newbigin Summer Institute at Cambridge University. 40 people gathering to punt the Cam, enjoy an afternoon Pimm’s Cup, and dive deep into the legacy of Lesslie Newbigin. The topic was “The Adventure of Knowing,” an exploration of the question, “how do we really know the gospel […]

Meet Senior Fellow Paul Weston

Senior Fellows bring a diversity of cultural, geographic and theological experiences to Newbigin House. These Fellows offer not only their knowledge, but also their passion for seeing the gospel shared in life-giving ways throughout urban contexts. We are excited to partner with these individuals and will be introducing them to you over the next few newsletters. Some […]

Lesslie Newbigin Summer Institute 2016

THE ADVENTURE OF KNOWING The Newbigin House of Studies is excited to host the third Lesslie Newbigin Summer Institute this July in Cambridge.  This year our theme is ‘The Adventure of Knowing.’ What does it mean to say that we know something? For ‘facts’ we can use shared assumptions about evidence, logic, and deduction. But what about […]