Tyndale Seminary News & Articles

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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Randy Henderson

Honouring Randy Henderson, Senior VP Finance & COO

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Toronto, Ontario – February 2, 2017:  It is with a mix of sadness and gratitude that Dr. Gary Nelson, President and Vice Chancellor of Tyndale University College and Tyndale Seminary announces the resignation of Mr. Randy Henderson, effective June 30, 2017. Mr. Henderson has served...

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Tyndale Seminary

MDiv Counselling – Clinical Track Recognized by CRPO

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tyndale Seminary is pleased to announce the Master of Divinity (MDiv) Counselling – Clinical Track has been officially recognized by the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). This recognition means Tyndale’s clinical program supports the development of entry-to-...

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Dr. Janet Clark

2017: Resolve to Live Gratefully

Friday, January 6, 2017

“I resolve to make this a year of living gratefully.” In the first chapel service of 2017, the Tyndale community was challenged to join chapel speaker Dr. Janet Clark, Dean of the Seminary, in her resolve to live gratefully in the New Year.  Dr. Clark explored how we as a...

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Kevin Kirk

Kevin Kirk appointed VP, External Relations and Chief Enrollment Officer

Friday, November 25, 2016

Toronto Ontario: For Immediate Release - Tyndale University College and Tyndale Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Kevin Kirk as Vice President, External Relations and Chief Enrollment Officer. Mr. Kirk will be responsible for developing and implementing...

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Dr. James Beverley

First encyclopedia of religions in Canada release

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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Tyndale Seminary

Seminary Faculty Updates

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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