Tyndale Seminary News & Articles

Dr. John Kessler

Dr. Kessler receives R.B.Y. Scott Award

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Dr. John Kessler, Professor of Old Testament at Tyndale Seminary, has been named the winner of the R.B.Y. Scott Award from the Canadian Society of Biblical Studies (CSBS). The award “recognizes an outstanding book in the areas of Hebrew Bible and/or the Ancient Near East written in English or...

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Dr. Wafik Wahba

Seeking a deeper understanding of Islam

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

The number of Canadian citizens who identify as Muslim has increased dramatically in the past 10 years, with a large percentage living in and around Toronto. “If we don’t have a clear understanding of their beliefs and social lives, we are missing a major part of our society,”...

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Pastor Minho Song

A lifelong and passionate ministry

Saturday, May 23, 2015

“We are a community who rejoices, prays and worships together,” said Carson Mok [MDiv Biblical Studies 2015], valedictorian speaker at the Seminary Spring Graduation on May 9, 2015. He continued, referencing Matthew 10:16: “we are sheep sent by the Great Shepherd.” Carson...

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Pastor Minho Song

Tyndale Seminary presents Honorary Doctorate to Pastor Minho Song

Thursday, May 21, 2015

On May 9, 2015, Reverend Minho Song received an Honorary Doctorate from Tyndale Seminary. President and Vice Chancellor Dr. Gary Nelson introduced Pastor Song, saying, “It is with great pleasure and our honour that I present for the degree Doctor of Divinity Honoris Causa, Minho Song,...

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Tyndale Seminary Faculty Update

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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 field of research: Dr. Barbara M. Leung Lai, Professor of Old Testament, had two articles published in...

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Dr. Rupen Das

Dr. Rupen Das appointed Research Professor of Social Justice

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Tyndale Seminary is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Rupen Das as Research Professor of Social Justice, Compassion and Development. Dr. Janet Clark, Senior Vice President Academic and Academic Dean of the Seminary, gives her warm congratulations: “Dr. Rupen Das brings knowledge and...

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Kevin Mannoia

New vocabulary for holy living in the 21st century

Thursday, April 2, 2015

There is a need for new vocabulary in regards to how we approach the subject of holiness, and how we live it out. “Holiness is a theme of Scripture that is not about what God does to us or for us,” said Dr. Kevin Mannoia during his keynote lecture at the seventh annual Wesley Studies...

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Tyndale Bayview Campus

Tyndale’s final move to the Bayview campus has begun

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Tyndale is pleased to announce that the final transition to the Bayview campus has begun. The physical move from the Ballyconnor campus will start on Monday, April 6, and continue throughout the month of April.  Upgrades to parts of the building are still in progress and the exterior site...

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Dr. Kevin Livingston

Delivering your sermon with passion

Thursday, March 19, 2015

“The Word of God is alive and active,” says Dr. Kevin Livingston, Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministry. The Bible is relevant, and we do not need to “make” it relevant. Preaching is not bringing the biblical text into our modern setting, rather, it is inviting people to...

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J. William Horsey Library

J. William Horsey Library name will continue

Friday, March 6, 2015

J. William Horsey, Chairman of the Board of Governors of Toronto Bible College (TBC) in the 1960s and namesake of Tyndale’s library, was a business man who believed in strong biblical values. “True leadership calls for personal sacrifice, courage and faith,” he said in an address...

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Dr. Michael Krause

Living out alternative models of church

Friday, February 6, 2015

Dr. Michael Krause, Director of the Internship Program and Assistant Professor of Christian Ministry, believes that alternative church models are increasingly popular in Canada, rather than in the United States. In his view, Canadians have accepted the fact that we live in a secular nation. “...

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Dr. Sherbino

How to set up a church of small groups

Friday, January 23, 2015

“There is an art and a science to successful small groups,” says Dr. David Sherbino, Tyndale Seminary Professor of Spirituality and Pastoral Ministry. For small groups to work, the church needs people working very hard behind-the-scenes. “It takes a lot of work and effort,”...

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Dr. Kydd

Discovering Christianity in Ancient China

Friday, January 16, 2015

Dr. Ron Kydd, Associate Professor of Church History at Tyndale Seminary, went on a month-long journey across China in June and July 2014. His focus was to review and discover evidence of the presence of Christianity in pre-1400 AD China. “I wanted to get to as many places as possible to see...

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Tyndale Guardians

Introducing the Tyndale Guardians

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Tyndale University College & Seminary Athletics has launched a new competitive sports program and an athletic brand name and logo: the Tyndale Guardians. The new brand was developed to raise the profile of the Athletics program as the university expands its competitive athletic offerings beyond...

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Tyndale Seminary Faculty Update

Friday, November 21, 2014

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 field of research: Dr. Barbara M. Leung Lai, Professor of Old Testament, was invited by ATS to represent...

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