Edinburgh 2010 Conference

The Edinburgh 2010 Conference took place from 2-6 June 2010 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Papers and documents are sorted according to day and time of presentation. Reflections on Edinburgh 2010 can be found at the bottom of this page.

Many more documents, prepared by the decentralised study process (2002-2010) and other contributors can be found on the study process sections, and under Related Studies. Documents on the 1910 World Missionary Conference are available here.


Wednesday 2 June

Evening Opening Prayer


Thursday 3 June

Opening Celebration


Opening Plenary: 'Mission in Long Perspective'


Parallel Sessions

Theme 1: Foundations for Mission

Theme 2: Christian Mission among other Faiths

Theme 5: Forms of Missionary Engagement


Welcome by the Scottish Parliament


Friday 4 June

Common Prayer


Plenary 2: 'Mission Worldwide'


Parallel Sessions

Theme 4: Mission and Power

Theme 6: Theological Education and Formation

Theme 8: Mission and unity - ecclesiology and mission


Saturday 5 June

Common Prayer


Parallel Sessions

Theme 3: Mission and Postmodernities

Theme 7: Christian Communities in Contemporary Contexts

Theme 9: Mission Spirituality and Authentic Discipleship


Plenary 3: 'Towards a Common Call'


Sunday 6 June


Reflections on Edinburgh 2010