Professor David Bebbington (University of Stirling) will give the 2013 MWRC Annual Lecture titled: 'Secession and Revival: The Louth Free Methodist Church in the 1850s'. This public lecture along with a celebration/commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the MWRC will be on Tuesday 18th June at 5pm on the campus of Nazarene Theological College. *For those of you who are unable to attend in person, we will be livestreaming this event over the web via http://www.livestream.com/ntcmanchester. For guidance notes for viewing this event online, click here. Click here for further details
The MWRC and Oxford Centre for Methodism and Church History are pleased to announce the publication of Wesley and Methodist Studies volume 5. For details on the contents of the volume and information on purchasing it, click here.
The MWRC would like to congratulate Dr Jon Kulaga, Provost at Asbury University, on his appointment as an MWRC Visiting Research Fellow along with the summer 2013 Visiting Fellows from Point Loma Nazarene University: Dr Carol Blessing (working on Mary Tooth) and Prof Charlene Pate (working on the Sunday School movement). Dr Kulaga will be working on a project titled: 'John Wesley’s Leadership Style: In Search of a Paradigm'.
The MWRC would like to congratulate Junior Fellows who completed their doctorates at The University of Manchester/Nazarene Theological College during the 2011-12 academic year. In Wesley Studies and Theology: Dick Eugenio, John Read, David Stark, Carla Sunberg, and Joseph Wood; and in Biblical Studies: Sarah Derck. Click here for details about their work.