Biblical Background(s): The Bible and the Ancient Near Eastern Context was the theme for a series of three lectures by Dr. John McLaughlin, Associate Professor of Old Testament / Hebrew Bible at the Faculty of Theology at the University of St. Michael’s College, University of Toronto. Dr. McLaughlin was a very engaging speaker and the series was very well received.
Fall Seminar Series
Sunday Forums are held after worship, usually on the last Sunday of the month. In 2015, these included: in February, David Kirk McLeary from St. Paul’s Bloor Street talking about their ESL program; in September, Noel Ramsey spoke on the Canadian Theological Student’s Conference and the theme of Human Rights; in October, Toshio Ushiroguchi-Pigott spoke on mental health and community, and in November, Rev. Deb Rapport spoke about Arise Ministries.