Capetown Commitment Study Edition
Vendor: Hendrickson Publishing
Publication Date: October 12, 2012
Weight: 0.49 lb
Dimensions: 7.5197 × 5.1181 (inches)
In October of 2010, over 4,000 Christian leaders from 198 countries met inCape Town, South Africa, to discuss critical issues of our time as they relateto the Church and evangelization. This was the Third Lausanne Congress,convening nearly 36 years after the original Lausanne Congress in 1974,called by Billy Graham.Written as a roadmap for the Lausanne Movement going forward, The CapeTown Commitment presents a statement of shared Biblical convictions, andcalls churches, mission agencies, seminaries and Christians all over theWorld to action.This Study Edition of The Cape Town Commitment includes additional commentaryby the drafting committee and carefully composed questions forfurther reflection. Groups or individuals will be prompted to interact ona deeper level with the text and will have the opportunity to engage inthe same discussion questions that prompted those at the Third LausanneCongress, for which The Cape Town Commitment was first created.Prominent authors involved in The Lausanne Movement include JohnStott, John Piper, Ajith Fernando, Vaughan Roberts, Joni Eareckson Tada,Christopher J. H. Wright, and Rebecca Manley Pippert.