Tyndale Seminary News & Articles

Dr. Peter Dickens

In Memoriam: Dr. Peter Dickens

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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Tyndale Seminary

Enrolment growth (again!) at the Seminary

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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Engaging a changing world - Rev. Dr. Minho Song

Engaging a changing world - Rev. Dr. Minho Song

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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Dr. Janet Clark appointed President of the ATS

Dr. Janet Clark appointed as President of the Association of Theological Schools

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Toronto, Ontario – July 14, 2016: Dr. Janet Clark, Senior Vice President Academic and Dean of Tyndale Seminary, was elected and appointed as President of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). Comprising 270 graduate schools of theology in Canada and the United States, ATS membership...

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Seminary Faculty Updates

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Tyndale Seminary faculty members are sharing their experience and expertise across a diverse range of academic disciplines. The following are some recent contributions from faculty members: Dr. Ron Kydd, Associate Professor of Church History, spoke at the 5th International Conference on Jingjiao,...

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Lifelong Learning at Tyndale

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Edna Eade [Toronto Bible College 1952] is living proof that learning is a lifelong journey. Her love for a challenge has led her back to Tyndale more than 60 years after she graduated from what was then Toronto Bible College (TBC). Over the past few years, Edna has been enrolled in the Master of...

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Rev. Sam Chan

Rev. Sam Chan Appointed as Head of Pastoral and Chinese Ministry Program

Monday, June 6, 2016

***Please scroll down for Chinese translation*** Tyndale Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Rev. Dr. Sam Chan to head the Pastoral and Chinese Ministry program, effective July 1, 2016. Rev. Chan will assume a two-fold mandate of providing leadership to the current Chinese Ministry...

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Master’s Seminary and Tyndale Seminary sign new agreement to offer MTS – Pentecostal Studies

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

As part of the celebration of a 20-year partnership between Tyndale Seminary and Master’s Seminary, the two schools signed a new  Memorandum of Understanding to launch the Master of Theological Studies (MTS)  – Pentecostal Studies program into the next chapter. Rev. Rich Janes...

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Tyndale Seminary professor retirement

Thank you for your service: Dr. Barbara Leung Lai and Dr. Vincent Poon retire

Friday, May 6, 2016

With gratitude for years of outstanding service, Tyndale Seminary celebrates professors Dr. Barbara Leung Lai and Dr. Vincent Poon, who will retire at the end of June, 2016, and begin new chapters in their lifelong service to God. For 19 and a half years, Dr. Barbara Leung Lai has served with...

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Booth University College & Tyndale Seminary to offer MTS – Salvation Army Studies

Friday, April 1, 2016

Tyndale Seminary and Booth University College signed a collaborative Memorandum of Understanding to offer a Master of Theological Studies (MTS) – Salvation Army Studies. Dr. Donald Burke, President of Booth University College and Dr. Gary Nelson, President of Tyndale Seminary, signed the...

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Shiraz Siddique

Investing in People

Thursday, March 17, 2016

“I think we need to be active in our roles and understand that we are strategically placed to bring people into the Kingdom,” says Shiraz Siddique [MTS Modular 2016]. Currently working as a manager at Primus Telecommunications, he says working in a secular environment gives him an...

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Faith & Doubt

Faith and Doubt Symposium at Tyndale University College & Seminary

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

“I think it’s natural for believers to go through periods of doubt,” says Dr. Paul Franks, Associate Professor of Philosophy. Faith, doubt and their relationship have been questioned and debated for centuries. Are faith and doubt related? There are many different perspectives and...

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Dr. Katharine Hayhoe

Exploring a Christian response to climate change

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Tyndale was joined by members of the community last Saturday for an engaging event on climate change. “A Climate for Change: Paris and Beyond” was hosted by Lorna Dueck of Context and featured special guest speaker Katharine Hayhoe. Katharine is an atmospheric scientist known for...

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Bayview Campus

Building Community on the New Campus

Thursday, January 14, 2016

For Adam Morton [BA 2016], the student council president of the University College, the new Bayview campus holds both challenges and exciting opportunities. “We are a Ballyconnor-sized student body in a Bayview-sized campus,” he says. The Student Council has formed its mission around...

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Dwayne Cline

Dwayne Cline named Distinguished Alumnus

Thursday, December 17, 2015

This year, the Alumni Office honoured seminary graduate Rev. Dwayne Cline [MDiv 2009] for his work as Lead Pastor of Hughson Street Baptist Church in Hamilton, Ontario, with the Distinguished Alumni Award. Under Dwayne’s leadership, the church bought a nearby warehouse to increase the church...

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