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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...

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Wycliffe College Announces The Death Of Reginald Francis Stackhouse

TORONTO - Wycliffe College announces, with sadness, the death of its former principal, the Reverend Canon Doctor Reginald Francis Stackhouse.

Rev. Stackhouse died at Toronto Western Hospital yesterday, Wednesday, December 14, 2016. He was 91 years old.

“Reg” as he was affectionately known in the halls of Wycliffe, served as the College’s sixth principal, during the years from...

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wycliffe College Invites Passersby Into Spirit Of Advent

TORONTO - Wycliffe College Wycliffe College is using festive decorations to invite passersby to learn about Christian truths.

A new Christmas tree display on the College lawn, at the corner of Queen’s Park Crescent West and Hoskin Avenue, features five tall trees: three purple, one pink, and one white tree — symbolizing the traditional colours of the candles in an Advent wreath. A sign...