Transform

About the Journal

Transform: A Journal of Biblical, Theological, and Practical Studies will be a peer-reviewed journal published online which will be given oversight by an editorial board composed of individuals representing various Wesleyan institutions throughout Africa.”

The objectives of Transform: A Journal of Biblical, Theological, and Practical Studies are the following:

  1. to make a contribution to scholarship in the Wesleyan tradition, especially within the African continent;
  2. to encourage collaboration between the various partner institutions;
  3. to promote the doctrine of holiness throughout Africa and beyond;
  4. to collaborate with other academics in other disciplines to contribute to the discovery of truth;
  5. to encourage and mentor new scholars through the publication of the journal and other resources.

Transform will publish scholarly articles and critical reviews of literature from a Wesleyan perspective for the Church in Africa and beyond.  The peer-reviewed journal is published once a year by the following Wesleyan institutions in Africa:

  • Africa University, Mutare, Zimbabwe
  • Banyam Theological Seminary, Jalingo, Taraba
  • Bishop John G. Innis Graduate School of Theology, United Methodist University, Liberia
  • Hope Africa University, Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Kenya Highlands University, Kericho, Kenya
  • Methodist Theological Institute, Umuahia, Nigeria
  • Nazarene Theological College, Republic of South Africa
  • Nazarene Theological College of Central Africa, Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Pilgrim Wesleyan College, Pemba, Zambia
  • School of Religion and Christian Ministry of Africa Nazarene University, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Southern Africa Nazarene University, Manzini, Eswatini
  • UMCA Theological College, Pemba, Zambia
  • Wesley University, Ondo, Nigeria
  • Wesleyan College of Liberia, Monrovia, Liberia
  • West Africa Theological Seminary, Lagos, Nigeria

In addition, Transform will be partnering with other individual scholars.

Transform: A Journal of Biblical, Theological, and Practical Studies will be a peer-reviewed journal published online which will be given oversight by an editorial board composed of individuals representing various Wesleyan institutions throughout Africa.”