Wednesday December 7, 2016
On Saturday, December 3, we celebrated the joy of the season at Christmas in the Chapel. The event starred singer-songwriter Steve Bell and featured musicians Gilles Fournier, Bart McKay and Murray Pulver, with a special performance by the Tyndale Community Choir.
Attendance was at an all-time...
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Tuesday December 6, 2016
Tyndale’s new Head Chef has cooked for the last four American presidents as well as the King and Queen of Greece and other royalty. Chef Wade Hoo Fatt is the Corporate Chef of I.L. Creations (ILC), the company currently managing Tyndale’s campus food services.
ILC is a unique, missions...
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Monday November 21, 2016
Conor Sweetman [BA English 2017] first felt inspired to launch his own magazine in the fourth year of his university degree. Many long nights of hard work and countless flashes of creativity later, Ekstasis was born. The magazine launched in August and is already gaining traction, with over 1,600...
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Friday November 11, 2016
While finishing his final university semester at Tyndale, Curtis Hartshorn [BA Biblical Studies and Theology 2016] taught a class of 20 seminary students in Malawi, some of whom had disabilities that were not being accommodated.
The Baptist Seminary in the area where Curtis was staying had found...
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Monday October 31, 2016
Tyndale Seminary is pleased to announce the release of Volume 2 of Melton's Encyclopedia of American Religions, 9th Edition, the first published encyclopedia of religions in Canada. The 9th Edition celebrates the work of Dr. John Gordon Melton, the main author and general editor, and Dr. James...
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Tuesday October 25, 2016
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 fields:
Dr. James Beverley, Professor of Christian Thought and Ethics, is the editor of Volume 2 of the...
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Wednesday October 19, 2016
The Tyndale University College and Tyndale Seminary communities are deeply saddened by the passing of Dr. Peter Dickens [MTS]. Over the past several years Peter fought a courageous battle with residual damage to his body from his treatment for cancer. He passed away on October 18, 2016, surrounded...
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Monday October 17, 2016
Tyndale University College is pleased to announce that Prof. Joseph Bishay, Sessional Lecturer in Biology and Chemistry, has been elected as a member of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Science Teacher’s Association of Ontario (STAO). STAO is a highly influential non-...
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Wednesday October 12, 2016
Tyndale University College 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 fields:
Dr. Paul Arsenault, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, was invited to speak at the...
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
The hallways are buzzing this fall at Tyndale! There are now a total of 600 students enrolled at the university college, including in the Bachelor of Education program, representing a 6.5% growth from last year.
University students kicked off the semester with Frosh Week. Marina Hanna [BA...
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Wednesday October 5, 2016
Seminary enrolment continues to break records with 842 students enrolled, representing a 7.5% increase from last year. Tyndale Seminary has been on the leading edge in Canadian graduate-level theological education, providing flexible study options that make it possible for students to balance their...
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Tuesday September 20, 2016
Tyndale University College & Seminary officially dedicated the Russell and Alice Self Missions Room on Saturday, September 10, 2016. Russell and Alice are inspiring examples of those who live out their faith and serve where God calls.
During the dedication ceremony, Ruth Ferguson, one of...
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Tuesday August 16, 2016
“It’s easy when things are changing so much outside to retreat and do your own thing, but the challenge is we need to impact society with the gospel,” says Rev. Dr. Minho Song. “For this to happen, the congregation needs to be equipped and leaders need to be trained to...
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Wednesday August 10, 2016
Tyndale University College & Seminary was honoured to welcome Chris Wright, Old Testament Scholar and International Ministries Director of Langham Partnership International, to speak on campus. The focus of Wright was a project he coordinated, which became a document titled The Capetown...
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