A ground-breaking journal offering a biblically informed, Christ-centered trinitarian engagement with contemporary culture.

Cultural Encounters is a bi-annual journal publishing articles on a wide range of cultural issues by many of the finest Christian scholars and practitioners of today. Contributors include:

  • Grant Macaskill
  • Bruce L. McCormack
  • Martin J. Medhurst
  • Paul D. Molnar
  • Harold A. Netland
  • John M. Perkins
  • Soong-Chan Rah
  • Daniel Siedell
  • R. Kendall Soulen
  • Linda L. Belleville
  • Tony Campolo
  • J. Kameron Carter
  • Peter J. Casarella
  • William T. Cavanaugh
  • J. Daryl Charles
  • Rodney Clapp
  • Stanley J. Grenz
  • Stanley Hauerwas

Each issue will address a variety of themes such as religious pluralism, racialization, materialism, poverty, the increased urbanization of the world, the environment, cross-cultural contextualization, sexuality, genetic engineering, post-modernity, public discourse, politics, and more. Learn more about our Current Issue and read what people have to say about Cultural Encounters.

Cultural Encounters (ISSN: 1550-4891) is a publication of the Institute for the Theology of Culture: New Wine, New Wineskins, which is directed by Dr. Paul Louis Metzger. The Institute is an official program of Multnomah Biblical Seminary in Portland, OR.