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New publication: Introducing Practical Theology

New publication: Introducing Practical Theology

Prof. Pete Ward recently published ‘Introducing Practical Theology – Mission, Ministry, and the Life of the Church.’ We congratulate Pete with the new book! More details can be found via the following link:  http://www.bakerpublishinggroup.com/books/introducing-practical-theology/381720  

Senior Lecturer and Director of the Professional Doctorate in Practical Theology – Anglia Ruskin University – Faculty of Arts, Law and Social Sciences

Senior Lecturer and Director of the Professional Doctorate in Practical Theology – Anglia Ruskin University – Faculty of Arts, Law and Social Sciences

Senior Lecturer and Director of the Professional Doctorate in Practical Theology at Anglia Ruskin University Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a…

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16th International Conference on Children Spirituality

16th International Conference on Children Spirituality

The International Association for Children’s Spirituality and the Faculty of Theology and Religious Sciences of Université Laval are very pleased to invite you to the 16th  International Conference on Children Spirituality. The conference will be held in Quebec City, 24-27 July 2018. Main theme: Questioning relationships between children’s spirituality and traditions. For more information and registration see the event page

Dale Andrews

Dale Andrews

We deeply regret the loss of Dale Andrews, who was an IAPT member until 2015, and who died on June 23, 2017. He was Distinguished Professor of Homiletics, Social Justice and Practical Theology and the Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair at Vanderbilt Divinity School. For more information, see: https://news.vanderbilt.edu/2017/06/27/renowned-homiletics-professor-and-racial-justice-advocate-dies/

Memorial tribute by Pamela Couture, Oslo, April 2017.

Memorial tribute by Pamela Couture, Oslo, April 2017.

Memorial tribute by Pamela Couture in honor of James W. Fowler James W. Fowler III is known to many of us as one of the originators and promotors of practical theology as an academic discipline and the International Academy of Practical Theology as an organization (even though he was not able to attend the Princeton meeting, didn’t make the picture of the “original eight,” so is not counted as a “founding father” as such.) He was famous for his classic…

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Memorial tribute by William Storrar, Oslo, April 2017.

Memorial tribute by William Storrar, Oslo, April 2017.

Memorial tribute by William Storrar in honor of Duncan Forrester Duncan Forrester came both early and late to practical theology. As the son of the professor of practical theology at St Andrews University in his native Scotland, he grew up in a family immersed in the ministry of the Church of Scotland and the concerns of the ecumenical movement. His own university studies in politics and divinity took him abroad to do postgraduate work in political thought at the University…

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