Wycliffe Blog

Faculty, staff and students are all important at Wycliffe. Through interactions, we form opinions on topics that are relevant to the world – and cultures - in which we live.

Wycliffe encourages an open exchange of these ideas, and that's why we've established this blog. It is a moderated forum, meaning authors submit their musings for review before appearing here. Enjoy getting to know Wycliffe’s most valuable asset - its people!

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When Harry marries Meghan

All the world’s abuzz with talk of this weekend’s royal wedding. For Christians, a wedding ceremony is a sacred celebration that includes promises that a couple makes before God.

Thu, 2018-05-17 14:31

Preaching Jesus Christ Today

Preaching Jesus Christ Today: Six Questions for Moving from Scripture to Sermon (Baker Academic, April 2018) is the newest book from Wycliffe College Chaplain and Professor of

Mon, 2018-05-07 15:39

Alumni Spotlight - The Rev Earl Gerber

The Rev. Earl Gerber (Wycliffe '53) shares with us his joy and sorrow, and God's abiding grace since graduating from Wycliffe College.

Tue, 2018-05-01 12:32

Struggling to make sense of the senseless

In the wake of

Tue, 2018-04-24 12:30

"God we hurt": Unpacking Sean Brandow's lament

It began with self-deprecation but quickly moved to raw anguish.

Tue, 2018-04-10 13:55

On being a shepherd

The following blog originated as part of a sermon preached by Wycliffe’s Professor of Pastoral Theology

Tue, 2018-04-03 15:56

Contending with the past to build a better future: Q&A with Principal Stephen Andrews

As Canadians continue to grapple with the legacy of the residential schools, denominations, churches and seminaries across the country are considering what it means to live into the

Thu, 2018-03-15 11:54

Billy Graham

By John Bowen

Wed, 2018-02-28 10:17

On Chinese New Year

Chandra Wim (“Wim”) is a Chinese Indonesian student in his sixth year of study at Wycliffe.

Thu, 2018-02-15 12:45

Sex and Sin

By Ann Jervis

Sex and Sin have a long history together. 

Tue, 2018-02-06 08:46