The 2018 Fernley Hartley Lecture
Revival, Revolution and Reform in Global Methodism: An understanding of Christian Perfection as African Christian Humanism in the Methodist Church of Southern Africa
To be given by The Revd Dr Dion Forster.
Open lecture in conjunction with The 14th Oxford Institute of Methodist Theological Studies – all welcome
17 August 2018 at 5.00 – 6.30pm
Wesley Memorial Church
New Inn Hall Street
Oxford OX1 2DH
Dion Forster lives in Cape Town, South Africa, and is an academic, researcher, and author at Stellenbosch University. He teaches Ethics and Public Theology, and Direct the Beyers Naudé Centre for Public Theology.
He has a Doctorate in Systematic Theology with a focus on cognitive neuroscience and identity (SA, 2005), and a second Doctorate in New Testament Studies with a focus on social identity complexity and understandings of the politics of forgiveness in South Africa (Radboud, Nijmegen, 2017).