The mission of the DACB is to collect, preserve, and make freely accessible biographical accounts and church histories – from oral and written sources – integral to a scholarly understanding of African Christianity.


Tributes to Lamin Sanneh

Tributes to Lamin Sanneh

This collected memory features tributes from readers and associates of the DACB.

New DACB Executive Committee Members

New DACB Executive Committee Members

Jesse Mugambi (Univ. of Nairobi) and Nimi Wariboko (Boston University) join the Executive Committee.

Read the January 2018 Journal

Begin 2019 with the January 2019 Journal

Featuring chapters from the African Christian Biography volume and articles on musicians and composers Yared and John Knox B...


Co-winner of the 2018 Conover-Porter Award


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