Cathy Ross is Tutor in Contextual Theology at Ripon College Cuddesdon, and Lecturer in Mission at Regent’s Park College, Oxford. She also teaches Pioneer Leaders at the Church Mission Society, Britain. Her recent publications include Mission in the 21st Century, Exploring the Five Marks of Global Mission (ed with Andrew Walls; London:DLT, 2008), Life-Widening
Mission: Global Anglican Perspectives (Oxford:Regnum, 2012) and Mission in Context (with John Corrie, Ashgate, 2012).
The Pioneer Gift (with Jonny Baker, SCM, 2014) and Mission on the Road to Emmaus (with Steve Bevans, SCM, 2015). She is also General Secretary of the International Association for Mission Studies. Her research interests are in the areas of contextual theologies, World Christianity, feminist theologies and hospitality. Cathy is married to Steve, a GP in Oxford and they have three children. She enjoys tennis, swimming, coffee, and watching the All Blacks.
Dr. Ross will speak on “African Christianity and Its Diaspora: Emerging Missiological Themes