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Lars Dahle

Lars Dahle
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  • Norway
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Lars Dahle is a theologian, educator, preacher, and apologist. Having a long previous experience in various academic leadership roles, he now works as Professor in Systematic Theology (with a speciality in Christian Apologetics) at NLA University College, Kristiansand, Norway, where he has lectured in worldviews, ethics, and apologetics since 1991. Lars is also CEO of Damaris Norway, a resource development ministry for worldview analysis, cultural apologetics, and media engagement. He wrote his PhD on Acts 17:16-34. It is entitled An Apologetic Model Then and Now? (Open University, UK, 2001).

Since 2013, Lars is also Lausanne Catalyst for Media Engagement. Lars has written several academic and popular articles and was the lead editor of The Lausanne Movement: A Range of Perspectives (Oxford: Regnum, 2014). He is also the Founding Editor of the peer-reviewed Nordic apologetic journal Theofilos. In addition, Lars co-leads the European Leadership Forum Media Communicators Network with his wife, Margunn Serigstad Dahle, and his NLA and Damaris colleague Bjørn Hinderaker.

Follow Lars on his blog Media Messages Matter or on his Twitter account @LarsDahle.


Title Date Type
Paul as Apologist - 2024 Apologetics (Foundational) Network
Communicating the Gospel Persuasively - 2024 Leadership Foundations Network
Network Discussion - 2024 Media Communicators Network