Amy Orr-Ewing

Biography

Amy Orr-Ewing is EMEA Director for RZIM, and Director of Programmes for the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics (OCCA).

Amy is a passionate exponent of a rational Christian response to many of the pressing cultural issues of the day, bringing her formidable theological knowledge to bear on a wide variety of subjects. She gained a first class degree in Theology at Christ Church, Oxford University, before receiving a Master’s in Theology from King’s College London. She is currently working on her Doctoral Thesis at Oxford University looking at the work of Dorothy L Sayers.

Amy has written two books exploring key questions in apologetics: Why Trust the Bible? and But Is It Real?. Her most recent publication is Millennials, which she co-authored with her husband Frog. They have also published Holy Warriors: A Fresh Look at the Face of Extreme Islam and Deep. She has contributed to the books Beyond Opinion, God and the Generations and Worth Knowing: Wisdom for Women.

Amy speaks and lectures on Christian Apologetics worldwide, at events such as Keswick and Alpha International, and on University campuses including Oxford, Cambridge, Vienna, and Hong Kong. Amy has been invited to speak in the White House, and on Capitol Hill, as well as the Speakers Rooms in the UK Parliament.  Amy and her husband Frog lead a church in Buckinghamshire called Latimer Minster, which they planted in 2010.

Areas of interest: the nature of truth, identity, rational defence of Christianity, historicity of the Bible, New Testament history, ethical dilemmas, tolerance, evil, suffering, friendship, human trafficking.

Amy has made various appearances on national television in the UK  including appearances on BBC  Television (Blue Peter and Songs of Praise) and television networks in the USA. She is increasingly called upon to comment on a variety of topics relating to the Christian faith on radio interviews both across the UK and worldwide.  She has contributed to various discussions including the BBC Radio 4’s Beyond Belief.

Articles / Broadcasts

  • Behold, the Lamb

    What are you looking at? Where are the anchors in your life? I imagine for many of us these....

    - November 3, 2016  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • Christ in Public

    God has been in the news a lot lately. From Christian prayers in council meetings, to statements from the....

    - April 21, 2016  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • The Good Story

    In publishing his godless Bible for those with no faith, A. C. Grayling may have expected a mixed reception.....

    - October 22, 2015  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • Don’t All Religions Lead to God?

    We live in a context of spiritual longing. Many people are searching for that which will satisfy an inner....

    - September 16, 2015  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

  • An Evangelist’s Journey

    I was a baby when my parents became Christians. We were living in Australia. My father, a university lecturer,....

    - June 26, 2015  |  Posted In: A Slice of Infinity Article

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