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Women in the World Church Conference Details Announced

The World Mission Council of the Church of Scotland and the Centre of World Christianity at University of Edinburgh will host a conference in September focussing on women in the world church.

The conference will take place at the University of Edinburgh on September 16 and will feature Professor Kwok Pui Lan, a distinguished theologian, who will deliver the Duff Missionary lecture entitled “Women, Mission, and World Christianity”.  There will also be presentations from the Rev Rola Sleiman, the first ordained woman minister in the Middle East who is a pastor of the National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon; Dr Nosheen Khan from Church of Pakistan;  Professor Isabel Phiri, Deputy General Secretary of the World Council of Churches and  Nuam Hutzaw, a Burmese student studying at the university.

The event will be held in the Martin Hall, New College, University of Edinburgh from 10.30am -3.30pm.

To register please email


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