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TIM Centre offers Certificate of Ministry and Organizational Leadership

Monday, October 16, 2017

This fall, the Tyndale Intercultural Ministries (TIM) Centre launched a new training program offering a Certificate of Ministry and Organizational Leadership. Robert Cousins, Director of the TIM Centre, shares the distinctive goal of this particular certificate, “Too often leadership training...

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The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation at Tyndale

Thursday, September 28, 2017

On September 16, 2017, Tyndale was pleased to have Dr. Dennis Ngien, the Founder of the Centre for Mentorship and Theological Reflection, host the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. We were honoured to have Dr. Alister McGrath (Andreas Idreos Professor of Science and Religion and Director of Ian...

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Rev. David Mainse

In Memory of Rev. David Mainse

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

It is with deep sadness Tyndale mourns with the Canadian Christian community at the loss of Rev. David Mainse who passed away on September 25, 2017. The Founder of Crossroads Communications Inc./100 Huntley Street, he was one of Canada’s most recognisable evangelists. In 2002, he received an...

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Charles Cook and Robert Cousins

Tyndale University College & Seminary in Collaboration with Ambrose University

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Tyndale University College & Seminary and Ambrose University signed a Memorandum of Understanding that extends from 2017 to 2019. This partnership between the Tyndale Intercultural Ministries Centre (TIM) and the Jaffray Centre for Global Initiatives of Ambrose University aims to strengthen...

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Helen Lenz

Celtic Spirituality Tour

Monday, July 31, 2017

Helen Lenz [MDiv 2019] participated in the Celtic Spirituality Tour this past spring along with 19 fellow students. As part of the Celtic Spiritualty course, this tour is an introduction to Celtic Christian tradition. Students journeyed through cathedrals, monastic ruins and communities that...

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Graduate receiving Diploma

Tyndale Intercultural Ministries (TIM) Centre Graduation

Friday, July 7, 2017

The Tyndale Intercultural Ministries (TIM) Centre provides training to equip Canadians for Intercultural Ministry. With a mandate to act as a catalyst in mobilizing the intercultural Christian faith community towards engagement in local and global missions, their vision is “The church from...

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David Kraulis

Appointment of David Kraulis, new Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

For Immediate Release: Toronto, Ontario –  Tyndale University College and Tyndale Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of David Kraulis (CPA, CA) as the new Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration of Tyndale University College & Seminary. Mr. Kraulis will have...

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Kevin Quast

Remembering Rev. Dr. Kevin Bruce Quast

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

It is with a deep sense of sorrow and loss that we announce the passing of Dr. Kevin Bruce Quast on May 25, 2017, at the age of 59. Kevin arrived in 1984 at what was then OTS as part of a wave of faculty hired as the seminary was rapidly expanding. He embodied the new vision for the school. Born...

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Seminary Graduates

Celebrating Our Seminary Graduates!

Monday, May 15, 2017

Congratulations to the spring 2017 graduating class of Tyndale’s Seminary! This year we are celebrating one of the largest graduating classes in our history, over 165 students. Dr. Gary Nelson, President and Vice Chancellor, shared in his welcome address, “We are honoured by the fact...

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Ben Witherington III

Dr. Ben Witherington, Keynote at the Wesley Studies Symposium

Monday, May 1, 2017

World-renowned New Testament scholar, Ben Witherington III, gave the keynote address for the ninth annual Wesley Studies Symposium held at Tyndale last week. Dr. Witherington is the Amos Professor of New Testament for Doctoral Studies at Asbury Theological Seminary and a member of the doctoral...

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Chris Yu

Building Community in the Messiness

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Chris Yu [MDiv 2004] moved into a disadvantaged neighbourhood in the heart of Toronto where there were “cycles of poverty and poor choices” and “no community spaces and places for people to go,” as he noted. Renting a storefront space, he went to work to find out what the...

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Tyndale Community Choir

Spring in The Chapel - A Celebration!

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

What a day of music and celebration! Thank you to those who were able to join us this year for Spring in The Chapel. Guests were treated to stunning performances by the Tyndale Community Choir, Directed by Dr. Melissa Davis, Assistant Professor of Music and Worship Arts. The audience also enjoyed...

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Phil Ralph

Helping Today’s Veterans Heal

Friday, March 31, 2017

Pastor Phil Ralph [Bachelor of Theology 1981, MDiv 1983] sees firsthand the difficult reality of PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) in soldiers coming home from the frontlines. The heartbreaking reality is that “we’ve lost more Canadian soldiers to suicide than we’ve lost to...

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Marguerite Schuster

The Complexities of Sermon Preparation

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Dr. Marguerite Shuster, PhD, Harold John Ockenga Professor Emerita of Preaching and Theology and Senior Professor of Preaching and Theology, Fuller Theological Seminary, was the keynote speaker at Tyndale Seminary Preaching Conference on March 6, 2017. We were able to sit down with her and ask her...

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Keith Elford

Keith Elford to Receive Honourary Doctorate

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

In May 2017 Tyndale Seminary will confer the honourary title Doctor of Divinity to Keith Elford, the Bishop of the Free Methodist Church in Canada. Keith Elford is completing a twenty-year tenure as Bishop of the Free Methodist Church in Canada. During his tenure the General Conference of the...

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