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Thursday, November 16, 2017

News Release - Wycliffe Lights Reminds Passersby That More Than Just Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

TORONTO – As Canadians anticipate this weekend’s event marking the traditional launch of the festive season—the Toronto Santa Claus Parade—Wycliffe College will be using seasonal decorations to invite passersby to participate in the beauty of Christmas, even as they learn about Christian traditions.

For the second year, the College lawn at the corner of Queen’s Park Crescent West and...

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Free Live-Streamed Event To Tackle Life's Biggest Questions

TORONTO – If there was ever any doubt, the solar eclipse of 2017 provided plenty of evidence that many people remain fascinated with the idea of something bigger than themselves. But what is the origin of such hunger for beauty and mystery?

On September 15, 2017 at 7:30 p.m., individuals, groups, and organizations large and small will have the opportunity to think about this heady...

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Wycliffe College Announces Events Marking The 500th Anniversary Of The Protestant Reformation

TORONTO – While scholars concur that there have been several reformations throughout church history, there is only one that people tend to think of when they refer to “the Reformation,” and that is the Protestant Reformation. It began in 1517 when a German monk and theologian named Martin Luther circulated Ninety-Five Theses, which objected to certain practices by the Roman Catholic Church....

Thursday, July 27, 2017

International Scholars To Tackle The Question: “Is God A Figment Of Our Imagination?”

TORONTO – Alister McGrath, the British atheist who would become a theist, and Michael Shermer, the American theist who would become an atheist are coming to Toronto to spar over a question that has provoked and fed human imaginations for centuries: “Is God A Figment Of Our Imagination?”

Their dialogue will take place Friday, September 15, 2017 beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the University of...

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Wycliffe College Announces Largest Ever Indigenous Leadership Week

TORONTO - Wycliffe College at the University of Toronto will host the third annual Indigenous Leadership Week, a unique one-week program that gathers Christian Indigenous Leaders from across the country to learn and grow together. The theme of this year's event will be "Healing: Ourselves, Our Communities, and the Land."

Indigenous Leadership Week breaks the mold of Western-style...