ANVIL: journal of theology and mission

Welcome to ANVIL: a journal of theology and mission.

This issue: The gift of African diaspora churches in the UK

Editorial

Welcome to Anvil

Welcome to ANVIL: a journal of theology and mission. This issue: The gift of African diaspora churches in the UK

Editorial

Israel Olofinjana highlights a diversity in theologies, ecclesiologies, mission and cultures that is often overlooked

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Joseph Ola explores the way a younger generation of African Christians in Britain face the challenges of dual identity

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Sheila Akomiah-Conteh

Sheila Akomiah-Conteh argues that African Christianity is a revitalising force in British Christianity, bringing new life to dead spaces

Rivers in the desert

Harvey Kwiyani and Paul Ayokunle

Harvey Kwiyani and Paul Ayokunle examine how the pandemic was understood and confronted as both a spiritual and medical battleground

African congregations adapting to COVID-19

Modupe Adefala

Dupe Adefala on a largely untold story of the distinctive and pioneering contribution of African women to mission in London

Video: Legacy of Nigerian women pioneers

Ahmed Conteh

Gospel artist and praise and worship minister Ahmed Conteh reflects on the spirituality and vibrancy of worship and music

Video: If We Kept Silent the Stones Would Cry Out

Rosie Hopley

“Isn’t Christianity the white man’s religion?” Rosie Hopley is on a quest to unearth a broader, wider and more global narrative

Finding my place

Among the books reviewed are titles by Steve Bell, Emma Nash, David Gushee, Graham Russell Smith and Miranda Threlfall-Holmes

Book reviews

Links to past volumes of ANVIL, stretching right back to 1984. Many of these articles are now available online.

ANVIL archives

Contact the editors-in-chief: email Cathy Ross and Jonny Baker

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