Traditions and Transitions in Mission Thought

Dana L. Robert and Douglas D. Tzan

in The Oxford Handbook of Methodist Studies

Published in print September 2011 | ISBN: 9780199696116
Published online January 2010 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Religion and Theology

Traditions and Transitions in Mission Thought


This article analyses the core tradition of twentieth-century Methodist mission thought against a basic framework for a holistic theology of mission. It then reflects on selected contemporary contributions by Methodists to the field of missiology.

Keywords: Methodism; Methodists; theology; mission; missiology

Article.  7472 words. 

Subjects: Religion ; Christianity ; Interfaith Relations

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