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The next Ewart Centre for Lay Education course “AMOS: SOCIAL REFORMER FOR OUR TIME” starts March 16th and runs to April 20th. The course instructor will be Dr. Brian Irwin.
Details: This online course uses the book of Amos as a means of introducing the covenantal values that lay beneath Israel’s approach to social justice. Students will reflect on the Church’s call to social justice and the way in which this can be realized in the lives of individuals and congregations. Additional emphasis will be placed on the content and shape of the book of Amos and the task of interpreting it as Scripture of the Church.
Instructor: Brian is Associate Professor of Old Testament/Hebrew Scriptures at Knox College. He enjoys assisting students achieve a better understanding of the culture and setting of the Bible, and helping them acquire the tools to exegete and apply it in a responsible and life-changing way. Dr. Irwin is frequently invited as a guest lecturer and preacher in a variety of denominational settings. He is an active member of Glenbrook Presbyterian Church, Mississauga.
For more information about Ewart Centre for Lay Education and the Certificate in Christian Faith and Life, see Lay EducationREAD MORE
Knox to grant National Indigenous Anglican Bishop Mark MacDonald Honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity
Knox College is honoured and excited to grant to the Right Rev. Mark MacDonald the honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity (honoris causa) at the 171st Knox Convocation, May 13th, 2015. For more information see attached PDF HDD Mark MacDonald.
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