This new volume on The Lausanne Movement contains essays from a global team of 35 contributors. It is published by Regnum Books International (Oxford) in their major Regnum Edinburgh Centenary Series.
The book is introduced as foillows:
The Lausanne Movement has since 1974 functioned as a platform and forum for Evangelical leaders from various geographical and confessional strands. This year it will celebrate its 40th anniversary. This volume brings together voices about both The Lausanne Movement and on the Cape Town Congress in 2010. It gives a broad perspective on the development of and reflection on mission and evangelism among Evangelicals, with a particular focus on the Lausanne movement.
It contains chapters about the historical, theological and missiological background and discusses key issues and concepts of Lausanne as they have emerged over the years since 1974. It offers links to and reflections on Cape Town and on Lausanne. Critical views of Cape Town and Lausanne are also included, aiming at opening up a dialogue with other views on evangelism and mission
More information may be found here.
It should be noted that six chapters from this volume is included in the special collection of material prepared by Lausanne International for the 40th anniversary.
«En voluminøs og innsiktsfull beskrivelse av Lausannebevegelsen gjennom førti år, med viktige innspill for framtiden.» (Per Eriksen i Vårt Land 7/8-14)
Boka om Lausanne ble lansert i regi av NORME 17/6 på Fjellhaug Konferansesenter i Oslo:
- «NORME inviterer til boklansering: The Lausanne Movement. A Range of Perspectives (norme.no, 10/6)
- «NLA-ansatte lanserer standardverk om Lausannebevegelsen» (nla.no, 16/6)
- «Bok om Lausannebevegelsens første 40 år» (utsyn.no, 18/6)
(Updated 7th Aug. 2014)