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Papers of J. Dudley Woodberry
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Papers of J. Dudley Woodberry
    Dates: circa 1934-2012
    Collection Number: CFT00915
    Creator/Collector: Woodberry, John Dudley, 1934-
    Extent: 15 Boxes
    Repository: Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives
    Pasadena, California 91182
    Abstract: J. Dudley Woodberry (1934- ) is dean emeritus and senior professor of Islamic studies at Fuller Seminary's School of Intercultural Studies. He has served as consultant on the Muslim world to President Carter, the State department, USAID, and other U.S. government agencies. The collection contains extensive research about the Islamic faith and its relationship to the Christian faith.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Supervised use only. Scholarly use within parameters of copyright law.

    Publication Rights

    All rights reserved.

    Preferred Citation

    Papers of J. Dudley Woodberry. Fuller Theological Seminary-David Allan Hubbard Library Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Professor J. Dudley Woodberry.

    Biography/Administrative History

    J. Dudley Woodberry (b. 1934 - ) is dean emeritus and senior professor of Islamic studies at Fuller's School of Intercultural Studies and is considered one of the foremost Christian scholars on Islam. He has served as consultant on the Muslim world to President Carter, the State Department, USAID, and other U.S. goverment agencies. He has also been an active part of the Zwemer Institute for Muslim Studies and has served as coordinator and acting senior associate of the Muslim track of the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelism. Woodbury served as dean of the School of World Mission, now the School of Intercultural Studies, from 1992-1999. He also served as a teacher in Pakistan and a pastor in Afghnistan and Saudi Arabia, and has ministered in at least 35 predominantly Muslim nations around the world.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Materials are mostly unprocessed. Major topics include: Muslim Popular Party, prophetic dreams, Sufis, Quranic healing and medicine, Kabbalah, saint veneration, and various regions. The collection is currently organized into four series: Series 1: Various Topics and Regional Material (Box 1-6); Series 2: Conversion Questionnaires (Box 7-12); Series 3: Literature for Muslims (Box 13); Series 4: Miscellaneous (Box 14-15); 6 cubic feet - Binders of Course Material

    Indexing Terms

    Christianity
    Healing - Religious aspects - Islam
    Interfaith relations
    Islam
    Kabbalah
    Prophecies
    Religions Relations
    Saints
    Spiritual healing
    Sufis
    Visions