Nelson Kalombo Ngoy

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Department of Theology and Religion
Doctoral Researcher

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PhD title: Decolonizing Missions in Postcolonial Luba-Heartland of Central Africa: Recovering the Voices of the Voiceless
SupervisorsDr Daniela C. Augustine, Professor Allan Anderson and Professor Wolfgang Vondey
PhD Theology and Religion


  • PhD. Professors 



  • PhD in World Christian Studies, 2018, Summa Cum Laude; The Roy Fish School of Evangelism and Missions (Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary), Fort Worth, Texas
  • PhD Postgraduate Theology and Religion [candidate]; University of Birmingham, Birmingham United Kingdom, U.K.
  • M.Div. Master of Divinity, 2012; Drew University Madison, Madison, New Jersey.
  • STM Master of Sacred Theology, 2013; Drew University Theological School, Madison, New Jersey
  • M.A. Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies [Major in Church Planting] 2020; Asbury Theological Seminary, Lexington Kentucky
  • B.D. Bachelor of Divinity, 2005, Summa Cum Laude; Université Méthodist au Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • B.D. Bachelor of Divinity 2008, Summa Cum Laude; Africa University, Mutare, Zimbabwe; transferred, moved to U.S.
  • State Diploma, 2002, Summa Cum Laude; the prerequisite for University, Democratic Republic of Congo,
  • Diploma of Evangelism, 2004; General Board of Global Ministries (GBGM), Kinshasa Democratic Republic of Congo

Other activities

Academic Papers Presented

  • “Re-imaging the future of Mission and Evangelism: Decolonizing Missions.” 2009 Yale-Edinburgh conference, June 2019. Yale University/ Divinity School 4 51 Collège St, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
  • “Paradigm Shift in 21First century Mission in Postcolonial Africa: Rethinking the future of the United Methodist Church in Light of Emerging Challenges” »Atlanta, U.S.A. sponsored by the General Board of Global Ministries (G. B. G. M) Atlanta Georgia April 2019.


  • Neo-Pentecostalism: A post-colonial critique of the Prosperity Gospel in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Wipf and Stock Publisher Eugene Oregon, 2019, USA
  • Chapter, Creating a postcolonial future for United Methodist mission in Africa, The Practice of Mission in Global Methodism, 2021