Professor Clive Marsh from Leicester University delivered a lecture at the Markfield Institute on Monday, 26 November 2018. His topic was “Issues in British Christianity: A Contemporary Perspective”. Prof. Marsh discussed the following key issues which Christian scholars are debating amongst themselves:

Numerical decline
Waning public influence
Fading cultural ownership
Uncertainty about sexuality
Wrestling with euro-centrism
‘Reverse Mission’
Facing while supremacism
Accepting being in a multi-faith society

Prof. Marsh is an educator and a Christian theologian, and is a member of, and an authorised preacher in, the Methodist Church.