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SECTION A

Identity Details

Name:

Department:

School:

Academic Qualifications:

Designation:

Responsibility: 

JOHN NGIGE NJOROGE

Theology, Religious Studies and Counseling

Education and Social Sciences

DIT, PGC, MA, Ph.D

Lecturer

Chair of Department (CoD)

Name: JOHN NGIGE NJOROGE
Department: Theology, Religious Studies and Counseling
School: Education and Social Sciences
Academic Qualifications: DIT, PGC, MA, Ph.D
Designation: Lecturer
Responsibility: Chair of Department (CoD)

SECTION B

Academic Background

InstitutionYearsQualification
Renguti Primary School, Kikuyu1985-1994K.C.P.E
Renguti High School, Kikuyu1995-1999K.C.S.E
Makarios III Orthodox Seminary1999-2001Dip, Theology
Bossey Ecumenical Institute, Switzerland2001-2002Postgraduate, Certificate (Theology)
St. Radboud University, Netherlands2002-2004M.A (Theology)
Aristotle University Thessaloniki, Greece2007-2011Ph.D (Biblical Missiology)

SECTION C

Current/Recent Teaching

  • Introduction to Mission Studies
  • Mission and Evangelism
  • Ecumenism
  • Inter-religious Dialogue
  • Religious Comparative Ethics
  • Biblical Foundations for Missions
  • SECTION D

    Area(s) of Specialization & Research Interests

    Specialization:

    • Biblical Missiology

    Research Interest:

    • Mission and Evangelism
    • Contextual African Theologies
    • Mission of Orthodox Church in Africa
    • Evangelism among People of other Faiths through Witness
    • Enculturation

    SECTION E

    Selected Recent Publication(s)

  • Missiological Context of the Eastern Orthodox Churches in Africa in the International Review of Mission; Transforming Mission: Perspectives from Africa Vol 106, No 2 December 2017: WCC Publications, Geneva 2017
  • Eastern Orthodox churches in Africa in the Anthology of African Christianity. Regnum Books International, Oxford, 2016.
  • Towards An African Orthodoxy: A Call for Inculturation. Ortodoksia Vol.56 Light Press: Kaarina, Finland, 2016.
  • Ecumenical Dialogue in the Perspective of the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria in the Orthodox Handbook on Ecumenism; Resources for Theological Education 2013.
  • Theological Training and Formation in the Eastern Orthodox Churches in Africa in the Handbook of Theological Education in Africa 2013.
  • SECTION F

    Grants/Consultancies Won

  • Consultancy: Theological Symposium on Misleading Theologies in Africa. Amount: USD 2000,00; Funded by: All African Conference of Churches (AACC)- Kenya – 2019 -2020
  • SECTION G

    Scholarship Award(s)/Recognition(s) Received

  • Greek National Scholarship Foundation (I.K.Y), Funded by: Greek Government – 2008-2011
  • Ecumenical Theological Formation Scholarship, Funded by World Council of Churches (WCC) – 2008-2010
  • Valedictorian of the Academic Class 2000, Makarios III Theological Seminary, Nairobi – 2001
  • Volleyball Team Silver Medals, Aristotle University GYM Volleyball team 2007/2008
  • SECTION H

    Professional Affiliations

  • International Orthodox Theological Association (IOTA)
  • Conference of World Mission and Evangelism (CWME)
  • International Association of Mission Studies (IAMS)
  • SECTION I

    Contact Details

    Department of Theology, Religious Studies and Counseling
    Kenya Methodist University
    P. O. Box 267 -60200
    Meru, Kenya

    Email:

    john.ngige@kemu.ac.ke
    ngigenjoroge@yahoo.com

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