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. 

On Truth, Public Discourse, and Being Bothered

"Is God a figment of the imagination?" It's a question worth pondering, and one that Wycliffe College invites you to think about at a

Tue, August 15, 2017

John Wycliffe: more than just a stained glass face


John Wycliffe, as seen in a stained glass portrait, which is featured as a part of one of the windows in Founders' Chapel at Wycliffe College. 

Tue, August 08, 2017

Luther's love-affair

Alec Ryrie is Professor of the History of Christianity at Durham University and a licensed lay preacher in the Church of England.

Tue, August 01, 2017

Dr. Scott Sharman

“I’m an ecumenist because I’m schismatic”

The Rev. Dr. Scott Sharman (left) is a graduate of Wycliffe College, a priest in the Anglican Church of Canada, and professor of Church History at Newman Theological College.

Tue, July 25, 2017

Hildebrands Cain and Abel

Of innocent blood and exile

Limestone sculpture by Adolf von Hildebrand (1847 – 1921) depicting Cain’s murder of his brother Abel. In the following blog, Wycliffe's Dr.

Tue, July 18, 2017

Story of a calling

Philip Stonhouse (pictured) is a graduate of Wycliffe College.

Tue, July 11, 2017

Of Safety, Serious Consideration, and Sober Thoughts

Professor Wanda Malcolm with students at the Alexandria School of Theology in Cairo, Egypt.

Tue, June 27, 2017

"Naked" Preaching

Guest post by Robert Dean

Thu, June 22, 2017

World Refugee Day - group photo

Refugees: neighbours, friends, children of God

By Jenn McIntyre

Romero House is home to a vibrant community, made up of refugees, staff, volunteers, and neighbours.

Tue, June 20, 2017

 Learning the Bible with Langham

John Stott - a (previously untold) story

By Peter Robinson

By Peter Robinson

Thu, June 01, 2017