PhD and Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, Biblical Studies
The MHS School of Mission and Theology (Stavanger, Norway) will January 1, 2015, start up a three years research project on popular biblical interpretation among the Maasai of East Africa. Linked to this project, two research positions are now open: one PhD Research Fellowship and one Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, both in Biblical Studies, and both starting up January 1, 2015.
PhD disputation on a women movement in Cameroon
On 16 and 17 January, Terese Bue Kessel defended her PhD thesis at the MHS School of Mission and Theology about the movement Femmes Pour Christ in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Cameroon.
Parish registers from China available at the Digital Archives of Norway
In partnership with the National Archives of Norway and the regional State Archives in Stavanger the Mission Archives has now published parish records from China at the Digital Archives. A total of 99 protocols will be available. The material is from the collection of records from the work of the Norwegian Mission Society in the province of Hunan from 1902 until 1949. Read more