Journal of African Christian Thought (JACT)

The Journal of African Christian Thought is a publication of the Akrofi-Christaller Institute and is indexed in Religion Index One: Periodicals, the index to Book Reviews in Religion, published by the American Theological Library Association, 250  S. Wacker Dr.16th Flr ,Chicago, IL 60606,USA;  website:

The cover design of the journal is based on Adinkra symbols, which are found in West Africa, especially in Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana. Each symbol has a distinctive proverbial or religious meaning. Adinkra means farewell and Adinkra cloth, that is, cloth stamped with Adinkra symbols, is usually worn at funerals as a way of bidding farewell to the deceased. The maiden edition of the journal was published in June 1998. It is published bi-annually in June and December and is in its twelfth year of continuous publication.

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Payment may be made in Ghana Cedis, US dollars, Euros or Pound Sterling. Cheques or bank drafts should be made payable to ‘Akrofi-Christaller Institute’. All correspondence regarding subscriptions and address changes should be sent to the Subscriptions Assistant at the address below.

Akrofi-Christaller Institute of Theology, Missions and Culture,
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Tel: +233-3420-91490/1

JACT Issues

JACT Current Issue

African Christian Leadership in Church and Society: Past, Present and Future - JACT Vol. 23 No. 1 (2020)

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