Prof. Jesse Sudirgo

Title & Contact Info

Assistant Professor of Contextual Ministry

 Email: jsudirgo [at]
 Phone: 416.226.6620 ext. 2843

Academic Credentials

PhD (cand.), University of Toronto
MA, University of Toronto, 2018
MA, Fuller Theological Seminary, 2011
BA, York University, 2008

Areas of Specialization

Contextual theology, public theology, urban ministry, missional leadership, community development, social justice


Jesse Sudirgo is the Assistant Professor of Contextual Ministry at the Seminary. He has a diverse breadth of experience in multiple disciplines of ministry in both the church and non-profit sectors. He is the former Director of Street-Involved Services at the YSM Evergreen Centre and continues to consult with churches in their engagement with poverty in the city. He brings to his work a conviction for interdisciplinary theological reflection that considers those most marginalized in society. His background in church planting in Boston Massachusetts has shaped his interests in missional lay leadership, community development, and urban poverty.

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