Friday January 31, 2014
Since 2007, Tyndale has invited well-known Christian leaders from a wide range of disciplines to speak at its annual Faith Talks lectures. The purpose of the lectures is to invite a speaker who has a unique perspective about faith “to engage the Tyndale community with the integration of...
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Thursday January 16, 2014
“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God” (Philippians 4:6). These are inspiring words for Robert Weiland, IT Support Specialist and Chair of Tyndale’s Staff Association.
A large part...
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Monday January 13, 2014
On Thursday, January 9, the University College Student Council welcomed students back with an evening of sledding at the Bayview campus. Over 50 students braved the cold, snowy weather to race down the hill and reconnect with their peers as they began a new semester. “It’s a great way...
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Thursday December 19, 2013
At the end of November, Tyndale’s Theology and History department hosted Canadian Director Eric Till to a special screening of his 2003 motion picture, Luther.
As part of the Tyndale course, Film and Faith: The Canadian Voice, professor Paul Burford invited Eric to speak about his experience...
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Monday December 16, 2013
This semester exams were a little less stressful for Tyndale students. That’s because Student Life, the Alumni Office, and the University College and Seminary Student Councils partnered to host a Food For Thought drop-in to help students refresh and relax during exam week. Students were...
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Wednesday December 11, 2013
This semester was exciting for Tyndale’s Student Activities Coordinator, Matt Murray. That’s because he was part of developing and coaching the Tyndale Men’s Club Volleyball Team. Practicing twice a week all semester, the team played in two exhibition games to prepare for the...
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Friday December 6, 2013
Tyndale Seminary has 24 faculty members researching and teaching across a diverse range of academic disciplines. The following are some recent contributions that faculty members have made to their field of research.
Dr. Arthur Boers was a plenary speaker at the Forum on Faith and Everyday...
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Friday November 29, 2013
Tyndale University College has 31 faculty members researching and teaching across a diverse range of academic disciplines. The following are some recent contributions that faculty members have made to their field of research.
Presenting at the ASCI Convention on November 8 was Dr. Scott...
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Thursday November 21, 2013
What can we do to end the stigma of mental illness in the church? Earlier this month, Tyndale Counselling Services hosted the “Mental Health in the Christian Community Symposium” to address this daunting question. Dr. Victor Shepherd, Professor of Theology at Tyndale Seminary and long-...
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Thursday November 14, 2013
Tyndale University College & Seminary welcomes Eunseong Cho as the new Organist in Residence. She holds a Master of Music (MMus) in Organ Performance and has over 30 years of experience as an Organist in numerous worship communities. Having studied under the tutelage of Dr. John Tuttle,...
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Thursday November 7, 2013
Beginning in 2014, Tyndale Seminary is offering a Doctor of Ministry (DMin) in Spiritual Formation. This three-year program will be offered in a retreat-style format starting this August.
Tyndale’s program is unique. Whereas other programs in Canada with a Spiritual Formation component tend...
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Saturday November 2, 2013
It is with sadness that on November 2, 2013, Tyndale University College & Seminary learned that Gabriel Beumann, a University College exchange student from Germany, passed away. Please be in prayer during this time for his family and friends.
Initial plans are in place for a community...
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Friday November 1, 2013
Dr. John Kessler has been an Old Testament professor at Tyndale Seminary since 1992. He holds a Conjoint Doctorate from the Sorbonne University (Paris IV) and the Catholic University of Paris. He has produced two monographs, one co-edited volume and numerous articles relating to the Old Testament....
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