Mimi Haddad


Mimi Haddad serves as president and CEO of CBE International and as an adjunct associate professor of historical theology at Fuller Theological Seminary. She is a graduate of the University of Colorado and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (Summa Cum Laude). She holds a PhD in historical theology from the University of Durham, England. Haddad received an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity from Palmer Theological Seminary of Eastern University 2013. She is serves in leadership with Evangelicals for Justice and is a founding member of the Evangelicals and Women Study Group at the Evangelical Theological Society. 

Mimi is an award-winning author and has written more than one hundred academic, popular, and blog articles. She has also contributed to over fifteen books, most recently: “Helping the Church Understand Biblical Gender Equality,” “History Matters: Evangelicals and Women,” and “Human Flourishing: Global Perspectives,” in Discovering Biblical Equality: Complementarity Without Hierarchy (IVP, third edition forthcoming); “Ideas Have Consequences,” in Created to Thrive (CBE International, 2021); “Examples of Women’s Leadership in the Old Testament and Church History” in Women in Pentecostal and Charismatic Ministry, part of the Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies Series 21 (Brill NV, 2016); Is Gender Equality a Biblical Ideal? with Sean Callaghan (second edition coming in 2021). Haddad has been also published in journals, magazines and blogs, including Ashland Theological Journal, The Campbellsville Review, Catalyst, Christian Ethics Today, Christianity Today, Evangelical Fellowship of India, Evangelical Fellowship of India Commission on Relief, Sojourners, William Carey Development Journal, Missio Alliance, Her.meneutics, Mutuality, and Priscilla Papers.

Mimi has taught for colleges and seminaries around the world. She has served as a gender and theology consultant with World Relief, World Vision International, and SASA! Faith Beyond Borders. Haddad served as convener of the Issue Group 24 for the 2004 Lausanne III Committee for World Evangelization. Mimi writes, teaches, and speaks on matters related to development, justice, faith and gender. Mimi and her husband, Dale, live in the Twin Cities (Minnesota) and are involved in local ministries.

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CBE-Published Resources by Mimi Haddad

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Upcoming Speaking Engagements

CH575: Women in Church History and Theology (Online, Fuller Students Only)

September 27, 2021

135 N Oakland Ave, Pasadena, California , United States

2021 CBE International Conference

August 11, 2021 - August 14, 2021

London School of Theology, Green Lane, Northwood Middlesex, United Kingdom

Join us in London as we explore the positive impact of egalitarian theology in the world—in churches, seminaries, Christian NGOs and non-profits, and in our daily lives.

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CBE-Published Resources by Mimi Haddad

Article | Mutuality | Blog + Magazine | Dominance: Patriarchy’s Logic
Article | Mutuality | Blog + Magazine | Priscilla Speaks
Article | Mutuality | Blog + Magazine | It’s Time to Follow Beth Moore Out of the SBC
Article | Mutuality | Blog + Magazine | Forget 2020? Never!
Article | Mutuality | Blog + Magazine | Crossing Age and Gender Barriers
Article | Mutuality | Blog + Magazine | Blessed Are the Harmonizers
Book Review | Strengthening the Soul of Your Leadership: Seeking God in the Crucible of Ministry
Book Review | Icons of Christ: A Biblical and Systematic Theology for Women’s Ordination
Article | Mutuality | Blog + Magazine | Womanist Liberation for All
Article | Priscilla Papers | Academic Journal | Christian and Islamic Feminists in Dialogue