Papers of J. Dudley Woodberry

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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

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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