Inspiring: The Summer School "Mission and Church - Between Racism and Respect"

For three days, experts and interested personsfrom four continents exchanged views on the topics of racism and discrimination. The online format of this year's "Summer School" made it possible for people from countries around the globe to talk to each other. 

We invite you to read the papers of the speakers. The papers of the first day can be found with one click here, in English and partly also in Spanish. All materials will be available by October 1. From then on you will find papers on the following topics:

► Find the documentation of the summer school 2021


► Indigenous African Perceptions of a European Mission in Africa • Rev. Dr. Abraham Nana Opare Kwakye, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana

► Missionaries' Encounter with Casteism/Racism: An Indian Perspective • Rev. Prof. Dr. P. T. George, Professor of Missiology, United Theological College, Bangalore, India

► “Is it easier to ‘go’?” The Complexitites of the Protestant Church in Europe and Migrant Mission • Rev. Dr. Winelle Kirton-Roberts, Moravian Fellowship Geneva, Switzerland

► From the coloniality to the interculturality of theology: a feminist look at racism in the religious realm • Prof. Dr. María Cristina Tirsa Ventura, National University of Costa Rica, Institute of Women's Studies, San José, Costa Rica

► True Reconciliation: How To Deal With Racism In The Church? • Rev. Dr. Scotty Williams, All Souls Protestant Church, St. Gallen, Switzerland


Input-Vorträge von

► Rev. Dr. Felix Kang Esoh, Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Kumba, Cameroon

► Rev. Prof. Dr. Bouba Mbima, Université Protestante de l’Afrique Centrale, Yaoundé, Cameroon

► Rev. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dauda A. Gava, EYN Kulp Theological Seminary, Nigeria

► Rev. Santino Odong Othol, Nile Theological College, Juba, South Sudan 5 Rev. Dr. Mary Kategile, Teofilo Kisanji University, Mbeya, Tanzania

► Dr. Tong Wing-sze, Chung Chi College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

► Vivi Wangka, Christian Action, Hong Kong, China

► Rev. Obertina Johanis, PERUATI, Jakarta, Indonesia

► Rev. Dr. Yusak B. Setyawan, PERSETIA, Jakarta, Indonesia

► Judy Berinai, Sabah Theological Seminary, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

► Elvena Mosuin, Protestant Church of Sabah, Luther Seminary, Malaysia

► Rev. Dr. Almut Nothnagle, Evangelische Mission Weltweit, Hamburg, Germany 2

► Rev. Ravinder Salooja, Leipziger Mission, Leipzig, Germany

► Josefina Hurtado, Mission 21, Basel,

► Rev. Nicolas Monnier, Département Missionnaire, Lausanne, Switzerland

► Prof. Dr. Daniel Godoy, Comunidad Teológica Evangélica de Chile

► Prof. Dr. Karla Koll, Universidad Bíblica Latinoamericana, San José, Costa Rica

► Rev. Dr. Carlos E. Ham, Rector del Seminario Evangélico de Matanzas, Cuba

► Rev. Ofelia Ortega and Moraima Gonzáles, coordinadoras del trabajo de ICEG, Cuba

► Rev. Javier Ulloa Castellanos, Director General del Seminario Bautista de México

► Sarahí García Gómez, Iglesia PresbiterianaReformada, Cuba

►  Theresia Yunita Tan, Jakatarub, Indonesia

► Msgr. Prof. Dr. Obiora Ike, Globethics, Geneva / Godfrey Okoye Univ., Nigeria

► Rev. Elise Theunissen, Moravian Church, South Africa

►  Rev. Dr. Daniel Frei, Head Ministry Worldwide Church, Reformed Churches Basel, Switzerland