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Subject: ACORN Outage – Nov 16 to Nov 19

From November 16 at 4 p.m. to November 19 at 8 a.m. (EST), ACORN, ROSI Alumni Transcripts, Degree Explorer, MyRes & VBRS will be unavailable.

U of T is upgrading ACORN to improve performance for faster registration. As one of the largest university-wide initiatives, the project has involved converting 2 million lines of code to Java and replacing a mainframe server with Linux blade servers. The new platform will ensure that U of T stays at the forefront of technological innovation.

Thank you for your patience as we transition to the new system.

Date Published: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The American Academy of Religion Annual Meetings 2018 in Denver

2018 AAR Annual Meeting • Denver, Colorado • November 17–20

The American Academy of Religion brings thousands of professors and students, authors and publishers, religious leaders and interested laypersons to its Annual Meeting each year. Co-hosted with the Society of Biblical Literature, the Annual Meetings are the largest events of the year in the fields of religious studies and theology. Some 10,000 people are expected for the 2018 Annual Meetings from Nov 17-20 in Denver, Colorado, where more than 1,000 academic sessions and additional meetings will be offered.

Date Published: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Charles Sadleir in stained glass

Bishop Mwita Akiri to deliver Sadleir Lecture

Each year, Wycliffe College remembers Rev. Charles Sadleir (pictured in one of the stained glass windows in Founders' Chapel) who graduated from Wycliffe College in 1892. After three years of parish ministry in Manitoba, Rev. Sadleir responded to an appeal for a missionary to Chile's Araucanian Indians. In his honour, the Sadleir Annual Lecture focuses on Christian missions.

Date Published: Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The Visible Shape of Christ's Life in Us - Wycliffe Faculty Sermons Fall 2018

"The Visible Shape of Christ's Life in Us" - Sermon Series by Wycliffe Faculty in Fall 2018

Wycliffe Faculty Sermons  - Fall 2018

Wycliffe Wellness Project title screen

A tool for flourishing in ministry

The Wycliffe Wellness Project aims to assist those—of all denominations—who engage in Christian ministry to gain a deeper understanding of their job-related stresses, and of the things they need to flourish—both personally and in ministry. A long-term study and assessment tool, the Project is about better understanding the ups and downs of ministry life. Initiated by Wycliffe Professor of Pastoral Psychology, Wanda Malcolm, the Project launched in June 2014. 

“Behold, I Am Coming Soon” - A Sermon Series on the Apocalypse

“Behold, I Am Coming Soon” - A Sermon Series on the Apocalypse

The Revelation to John, also known as the Apocalypse, is one of the most misunderstood works in the entire canon of Scripture. In recent times it’s often been viewed as a breeding ground for fundamentalism, end-time fanaticism, and sectarian retreat from or hatred of the world. This suspicion of Revelation would have surprised our Christian ancestors.