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Christopher Townsend

Christopher Townsend
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  • England
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Chair of Editorial Group
Cambridge Papers

Christopher Townsend chairs the editorial group of Cambridge Papers, a quarterly publication with the strapline ‘Towards a Biblical Mind’, which aims to help Christians engage with a complex and changing world ( He wrote ‘Gender: Where Next? Personal journeys, radical agendas and perplexing dilemmas’ (Cambridge Paper: December 2016) and since then has engaged with this topic, in conversation with medical professionals, and has spoken at churches and conferences on the ‘gender revolution'. Following his retirement as a lawyer, he completed an MPhil in New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of Cambridge, and he is a trustee of The Faraday Institute for Science and Religion.