Contributor Profile

John de Gruchy

Before retiring in 2003, John de Gruchy was the Robert Selby Taylor Professor of Christian Studies at the University of Cape Town and was appointed a senior research scholar at UCT and an Extraordinary Professor at the University of Stellenbosch. He remains active in both institutions, engaged in research, publishing and mentoring.

De Gruchy presented two lectures for the Capps Lecture Series in Christian Theology in 2007. To browse all the lectures given as part of the Capps Lecture series, click here. He also gave guest lectures entitled “Led into Mystery: Faith Seeking Answers in Life and Death” and “Holy Beauty: A Reformed Perspective on Aesthetics within a World of Unjust Ugliness.” For a listing of all our Occasional Lectures, click here.