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NHS Newsletter, Spring 2017

“Where the Church is really continuing the ministry of Jesus—healing the sick, liberating the captives, seeking the lost, reconciling enemies, challenging injustice—then there is a possibility that people may be able to recognize and believe in the real presence of the reign of God.” —Lesslie Newbigin, 1977 From the Desk of the Executive Director, Dr. Scot […]

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2016 Year End Letter

  “Lord, launch us on the adventure of building bridges and tearing down walls” —a prayer by Pope Francis on World Youth Day Civility. Kindness. Humility. Truthfulness.  Do you remember the good ol’ days when those were considered virtues? As I’ve processed the presidential election and its aftermath, I find that more than ever I’m […]

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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 […]

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An Interview with Nicolaus Hughes

This past September marked the start of our seventh ministry year here at Newbigin House. It also marked the start of a season of reflection and discernment for our organization. We are excited to have hired Nicolaus Hughes to help us with this process and asked him to share what he is excited about and […]

Summer Institute, Updates

Summer Institute 2015 Update

It has been a busy summer at the Newbigin House of Studies. We were privileged to partner with the Newbigin Centre to host the second Lesslie Newbigin Summer Institute at Trinity Hall in Cambridge. The theme this year was “The Gospel as Public Truth.” Lesslie Newbigin (1909-1998) taught that the gospel is an account of things […]