2017 Rome Scholars Network Faculty

Leonardo De ChiricoLeonardo De Chirico is the pastor of Breccia di Roma, a church that he helped plant in Rome in 2009, and Vice Chairman of the Italian Evangelical Alliance. Previously, Leonardo planted and pastored an evangelical church in Ferrara, Italy, from 1997 to 2009. He earned degrees in History (University of Bologna), Theology (ETCW, Bridgend, Wales) and Bioethics (University of Padova). His PhD is from King’s College (London); it was published as Evangelical Theological Perspectives on Post-Vatican II Roman Catholicism. In 2015, he published A Christian Pocket Guide to Papacy through Christian Focus. He is a lecturer of Historical Theology at Istituto di Formazione Evangelica e Documentazione in Padova, Italy. Additionally, Leonardo is the Director of the Reformanda Initiative / RSN.

Gregg AllisonGregg Allison is professor of Christian theology at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Gregg received his PhD at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He is secretary of the Evangelical Theological Society and a book review editor for the Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society. He is the author of numerous books, including Roman Catholic Theology and Practice: An Evangelical Assessment, Historical Theology: An Introduction to Christian Doctrine and Sojourners and Strangers: The Doctrine of the Church.

Bradley GreenBradley Green is professor of theology at Union University, and co-founder of Augustine School, a Christian liberal arts school, both of which are in Jackson, Tennessee (USA). He is the author of The Gospel and the Mind: Recovering and Shaping the Intellectual Life, and editor of Shapers of Christian Orthodoxy, and Engaging with Early and Medieval Theologians.

Mark GilbertMark Gilbert trained as a doctor before retraining as a minister, and has served in Anglican churches in Sydney since 2000. Mark has published a number of resources to help people share the good news about Jesus with people from a Roman Catholic background including The God Who Saves, The Road Once Travelled and Stepping Out in Faith.

Jean-Paul Rempp

Jean-Paul Rempp is pastor of the Church La Bonne Nouvelle in Lyon (F). He is also involved with the “Catholic  – Evangelical conversations” as the main co-writer of the document “Glances on Evangelical Protestantism in France”, which introduces French Catholics to who Evangelicals are and what they believe. He has been the European Coordinator for the Lausanne Consultation on Jewish Evangelism (LCJE) for eight years and the Lausanne Regional Director for Europe for five years.

220px-PietboloPietro Bolognesi is professor of systematic theology at Istituto di Formazione Evangelica e Documentazione, Padova (I) and former member of the Theological Commission of the World Evangelical Alliance. His many published works deal with Reformation studies, including the Italian edition of Francis Turretin’s Istitute of Elenctic Theology, and contemporary evangelical thought, including Dichiarazioni evangeliche (1966-1997) a collection of all the major evangelical statements from Berlin (1966) onwards.