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Tyndale professors and alumni win annual Word Awards

Tuesday July 7, 2015

This year, Dr. David Sherbino, Tyndale Seminary Professor of Spirituality and Pastoral Ministry; Dr. Leonard Hjalmarson, Adjunct Professor; and two Tyndale alumni received Word Awards at the annual Word Guild event. The Word Awards honour the best of Canadian Christian writing in multiple...

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Desaree Rosskopf

Tyndale history student becomes National Youth Ambassador

Tuesday June 23, 2015

Desaree Rosskopf [BA History 2016] was named one of 50 Youth Ambassadors at this year’s National Youth Ambassador Caucus hosted by Global Vision. The event, which brings together the top young leaders in Canada, was held on June 5 to 8, 2015 in Ottawa. “It went well,” says...

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Tyndale Summer Missions Update

Thursday June 18, 2015

Tyndale’s global missions season is here, and missions teams are in the midst of travelling across the world. By the end of the summer, a total of four teams will have travelled to four separate continents, each participating in a variety of efforts to shine the light of Jesus around the...

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Dr. John Kessler

Dr. Kessler receives R.B.Y. Scott Award

Wednesday June 10, 2015

Dr. John Kessler, Professor of Old Testament at Tyndale Seminary, has been named the winner of the R.B.Y. Scott Award from the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies (CSBS). The award “recognizes an outstanding book in the areas of Hebrew Bible and/or the Ancient Near East written in English or...

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Dr. Wafik Wahba

Seeking a deeper understanding of Islam

Wednesday June 3, 2015

The number of Canadian citizens who identify as Muslim has increased dramatically in the past 10 years, with a large percentage living in and around Toronto. “If we don’t have a clear understanding of their beliefs and social lives, we are missing a major part of our society,”...

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Connecting faith and mental health

Connecting faith and mental health

Wednesday May 27, 2015

“In our culture, mental health and faith have been separated,” said Sheila Stevens [MDiv, 1996], Director of Tyndale Counselling Services. “There is a huge interest in this issue. It couldn't be more relevant.” Sheila is especially excited about the growing interest in...

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Pastor Minho Song

A lifelong and passionate ministry

Saturday May 23, 2015

“We are a community who rejoices, prays and worships together,” said Carson Mok [MDiv Biblical Studies 2015], valedictorian speaker at the Seminary Spring Graduation on May 9, 2015. He continued, referencing Matthew 10:16: “we are sheep sent by the Great Shepherd.” Carson...

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Remembering Margaret Osei-Baah

Friday May 22, 2015

It is with sadness that we share the news of Margaret Osei-Baah’s passing. Margaret, a fourth year Bachelor of Arts Human Services – Social Service Work student, passed away suddenly on May 13, 2015 after experiencing a brain aneurysm. Margaret was only 25 years old, and news of her...

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Pastor Minho Song

Tyndale Seminary presents Honorary Doctorate to Pastor Minho Song

Thursday May 21, 2015

On May 9, 2015, Reverend Minho Song received an Honorary Doctorate from Tyndale Seminary. President and Vice Chancellor Dr. Gary Nelson introduced Pastor Song, saying, “It is with great pleasure and our honour that I present for the degree Doctor of Divinity Honoris Causa, Minho Song,...

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Rachel Reimer

Embracing Future Opportunities

Wednesday May 13, 2015

“My four years at Tyndale have taught me a few things about ‘easy’ and ‘comfortable,’ namely that the easiest option is often not the best one,” said Rachel Reimer [BA Human Services 2015] at the University College Spring Graduation on May 2, 2015. At the...

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Tyndale Seminary Faculty Update

Wednesday April 29, 2015

Tyndale Seminary faculty members are 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. Barbara M. Leung Lai, Professor of Old Testament, had two articles published in...

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Tyndale University College Faculty Update

Tyndale University College Faculty Update

Thursday April 23, 2015

Tyndale University College faculty members are researching and teaching across a diverse range of academic disciplines. The following are some of the recent contributions that faculty members have made to their field of research: Dr. Brad Faught, Professor of History, is currently on a six-month...

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Easter in the Chapel 2015

Tyndale celebrates Easter in the Chapel

Thursday April 16, 2015

The first annual Easter in the Chapel event was a beautiful, moving celebration of the resurrected Christ. The service took place in the stunning Bayview Chapel on April 11, 2015. The Tyndale community worshipped together, celebrating Christ’s resurrection and God’s work in our...

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Dr. Rupen Das

Dr. Rupen Das appointed Research Professor of Social Justice

Wednesday April 8, 2015

Tyndale Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Rupen Das as Research Professor of Social Justice, Compassion and Development. Dr. Janet Clark, Senior Vice President Academic and Academic Dean of the Seminary, gives her warm congratulations: “Dr. Rupen Das brings knowledge and...

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Kevin Mannoia

New vocabulary for holy living in the 21st century

Thursday April 2, 2015

There is a need for new vocabulary in regards to how we approach the subject of holiness, and how we live it out. “Holiness is a theme of Scripture that is not about what God does to us or for us,” said Dr. Kevin Mannoia during his keynote lecture at the seventh annual Wesley Studies...

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