“When Injustice Becomes Law – Resistance Becomes Duty”
Posted on July 6, 2017 by Shannon
VST welcomed Professor Martin Rumscheidt as guest speaker for our annual summer lecture series on Monday, July 3rd. Professor Rumscheidt has been part of our summer school faculty this year, teaching a course entitled “Government Oppression and Ecclesial Resistance”. “When Injustice Becomes Law – Resistance Becomes Duty”, Theology Is Not Exempt. Ladies and Gentlemen, I . . .
VST announces partnership with Sauder School for Executive Leadership
Posted on May 11, 2017 by Shannon
The Vancouver School of Theology is delighted to announce the formation of a unique pilot project with the Sauder School for Executive Leadership at the University of British Columbia. VST students will engage on a course of study to receive a Certificate in Effective Leadership from Sauder which will complement their VST educational experience. Principal . . .
Principal’s 2017 Address to Convocation
Posted on May 10, 2017 by Shannon
Welcome to the 46th annual convocation of the Vancouver School of Theology. Chancellor Clarke, Chair of the Board, Michael Francis, distinguished guests, faculty, alumni, graduates and friends, what a pleasure to report to you on this happy occasion. Thank you to Christ Church Cathedral, especially to Dean Peter Elliott, The Rev. Marnie Peterson and Rupert . . .
Assistance for Fort McMurray
Posted on May 5, 2016 by Shannon
We are deeply saddened by the fires of Fort McMurray. We cannot begin to imagine the stress and panic that many must be feeling as they sit helplessly watching these unfolding events. We are also mindful of the exhaustion firefighters on the front lines must be feeling. Our prayers are clearly with everyone facing these . . .
Introducing our 2016 Convocation Keynote Speaker
Posted on March 24, 2016 by Shannon
The following article has been written by The Reverend Dr. Jason Byassee, inaugural Butler Chair of Homiletics and Biblical Hermeneutics – a reflection on his friend and colleague, The Reverend Dr. Lillian Daniel, our speaker for Convocation this year. Lillian Daniel will also be leading a workshop entitled ‘Religion without Ranting, Spirituality without Stereotypes’, sponsored by . . .