Wycliffe Blog

Vestigia Dei  – is a Latin term meaning “traces of God.” As a theological term it is associated with natural theology – that is, the view that there are vestiges of God within creation. We’ve chosen this term as the title of the Wycliffe College blog because our hope is that through these writings, readers might glimpse evidences for God as our writers interact with the wider world. 

Laura Vander Velden

Post PhD: Work in multiple disciplines

Laura Vander Velden is anticipating a Fall defence of her doctoral dissertation (titled: After Barth: Stanley Hauerwas’s Reception of Karl Barth’s Theology as a Test Case in Modern Theolog

Thu, July 26, 2018

Photo by Nina Strehl on Unsplash

Culture is not optional

By Brian J. Walsh

The Theology of Culture course is all about exploring the relationship between faith

Tue, July 17, 2018

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Being the Earth Creature

Dr. Sylvia Keesmaat is an expert on biblical faith and creation care, sustainable living, and radical discipleship.

Thu, July 12, 2018

Witthaya Phuttharaksa

Witthaya Phuttharaksa, Wycliffe PhD student, Langham Scholar

By Wycliffe College Blog

Witthaya Phuttharaksa is a PhD student at Wycliffe College, Toronto and a Langham Scholar.

Thu, July 05, 2018

Jose Luis Avendano

Signs of God’s unmerited grace

Throughout its history, Wycliffe College has provided theological education to students from many countries, but those who have hailed from South America have been few and far between.

Thu, June 21, 2018

Harriet Livermore

In support of women preaching

By Marion Taylor

Tue, June 05, 2018

Ephraim Radner - Is Christ Relevant to Politics - Photo by Arturo Castaneyra on Unsplash

Of theology and politics

Sound theology isn't just important for pastors, priests and professors.

Tue, May 29, 2018

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - By Mark Jones [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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, May 17, 2018

Preaching Jesus Christ Today by Annette Brownlee

Preaching Jesus Christ Today

By Wycliffe College

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, May 07, 2018

The Rev. Earl Gerber

Alumni Spotlight - The Rev Earl Gerber

By 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, May 01, 2018