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David Hilborn

David Hilborn
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  • United Kingdom
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Hon. Senior Research Fellow
Moorlands College

David Hilborn is Hon. Senior Research Fellow in Evangelical Theology at Moorlands College, UK. Moorlands is an interdenominational college based near Christchurch in Dorset, with regional training centres in Birmingham, Devon and Belfast. David was previously Principal of Moorlands. Prior to that he led St Johns College, Nottingham and was Assistant Dean of St Mellitus College, based in London. This followed nine years as Head of Theology at the Evangelical Alliance UK, during which time he also served on the Executive of the World Evangelical Alliance Theological Commission. David is an ordained Anglican minister and was a member of the Church of England’s Faith and Order Commission from 2006-2016. He currently chairs the Evangelical Alliance’s Theological Advisory Group. He is a graduate of the Universities of Nottingham (BA, PhD) and Oxford (MA), and has led or served on the ministry teams of five local churches. He has authored or edited several books, including Picking Up the Pieces (Hodder), The Nature of Hell, ‘Toronto in Perspective, One Body in Christ, Movement for Change (Paternoster) and The Atonement Debate (Zondervan). He is currently co-editing a book on Anglican-Pentecostal co-operation. David is a Londoner by birth and is married to Mia, a senior hospital chaplain. They have two grown-up children. He loves cricket and enjoys a wide range of music.

Upcoming Sessions

Title Date Type
Free Speech, Wokeism, and Cancel Culture: Theological Issues and Contemporary Applications - Emerging Leaders Pre-Forum Conference Session
Development: Spiritual Principles for Fundraising - 2022 Organisational Development and Fundraising Network
Queer Theology in Evangelical Perspective - 2022 Politics and Society Network
Free Speech, Wokeism, and Cancel Culture: Theological Issues and Contemporary Applications - Workshop