CMU theology professor to celebrate publication of new book at launch event CMU theology professor to celebrate publication of new book at launch event

CMU theology professor to celebrate publication of new book at launch event

‘Take and Read’ includes essays reflecting theologically on books Canadian Mennonite University invites the public to a launch event celebrating the release of Take and Read: Reflecting Theologically on Books, a new book written by Dr. Paul Doerksen, Associate Professor… [More]

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Canadian Mennonite University invites community to celebrate Christmas at CMU Canadian Mennonite University invites community to celebrate Christmas at CMU

Canadian Mennonite University invites community to celebrate Christmas at CMU

Annual ‘create-your-own-concert’ event features something for everyone ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and Canadian Mennonite University wants you to join in the merriment at its annual Christmas at CMU concert. The event takes place on Saturday, November 26 at… [More]

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CMU to celebrate publication of Philippians with book launch event CMU to celebrate publication of Philippians with book launch event

CMU to celebrate publication of Philippians with book launch event

Commentary by Gordon Zerbe emphasizes citizenship, partnership, and joy Canadian Mennonite University invites the public to a book launch celebrating the release of Philippians, a new Bible commentary by New Testament scholar Dr. Gordon Zerbe. The event takes place Thursday,… [More]

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Scientists to explore why beauty matters at upcoming Face2Face discussion event Scientists to explore why beauty matters at upcoming Face2Face discussion event

Scientists to explore why beauty matters at upcoming Face2Face discussion event

Three scientists will take audience members on a guided tour into the wonder of nature at Canadian Mennonite University’s next Face2Face community discussion. Titled, “Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis,” the discussion will feature Dr. Tim… [More]

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CMU theology professor to celebrate publication of new book at launch event

CMU theology professor to celebrate publication of new book at launch event

‘Take and Read’ includes essays reflecting theologically on books Canadian Mennonite University invites the public to a launch event celebrating the release of Take and Read: Reflecting Theologically on Books, a new book written by Dr. Paul Doerksen, Associate Professor… [More]

Nov 22, 2016 9:24

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Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Nature has the power to draw us into her beauty, to inspire feelings of wonder and awe, to connect with our spirit. Sadly, our approach in this technological age is too often the opposite, seeing nature as a tool to… [More]

Nov 3, 2016 9:34

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Stefan Kliewer – Outtatown South Africa Site 2 Leader (2011-2012)

Stefan Kliewer – Outtatown South Africa Site 2 Leader (2011-2012)

Stefan Kliewer (far left in photo) Outtatown South Africa Site 2 Leader Interview Date: April 13, 2012 In this interview, Stefan shares with David Balzer – host of Sunday@CMU Radio, insights into the value of an OT experience and muses about what… [More]

Jun 25, 2012 12:21

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Faculty: In Their Own Words – Dr. Gordon Matties

Faculty: In Their Own Words – Dr. Gordon Matties

Dr. Gordon Matties, Professor of Biblical Studies and Theology, will retire at the end of December after more than 30 years teaching at CMU and one of its predecessor colleges, Mennonite Brethren Bible College. What do you love about your… [More]

Nov 24, 2016 11:58

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Faculty: In Their Own Words – Dr. Gordon Matties

Faculty: In Their Own Words – Dr. Gordon Matties

Dr. Gordon Matties, Professor of Biblical Studies and Theology, will retire at the end of December after more than 30 years teaching at CMU and one of its predecessor colleges, Mennonite Brethren Bible College. What do you love about your… [More]

CMU theology professor to celebrate publication of new book at launch event

CMU theology professor to celebrate publication of new book at launch event

‘Take and Read’ includes essays reflecting theologically on books Canadian Mennonite University invites the public to a launch event celebrating the release of Take and Read: Reflecting Theologically on Books, a new book written by Dr. Paul Doerksen, Associate Professor… [More]

Canadian Mennonite University invites community to celebrate Christmas at CMU

Canadian Mennonite University invites community to celebrate Christmas at CMU

Annual ‘create-your-own-concert’ event features something for everyone ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and Canadian Mennonite University wants you to join in the merriment at its annual Christmas at CMU concert. The event takes place on Saturday, November 26 at… [More]

CMU to celebrate publication of Philippians with book launch event

CMU to celebrate publication of Philippians with book launch event

Commentary by Gordon Zerbe emphasizes citizenship, partnership, and joy Canadian Mennonite University invites the public to a book launch celebrating the release of Philippians, a new Bible commentary by New Testament scholar Dr. Gordon Zerbe. The event takes place Thursday,… [More]

Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Face2Face | Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis (video)

Nature has the power to draw us into her beauty, to inspire feelings of wonder and awe, to connect with our spirit. Sadly, our approach in this technological age is too often the opposite, seeing nature as a tool to… [More]

J.J. Thiessen Lecture Series – The Silence of Abraham, The Passion of Job: Explorations in the Theology of Lament with Dr. J. Richard Middleton (video)

J.J. Thiessen Lecture Series – The Silence of Abraham, The Passion of Job: Explorations in the Theology of Lament with Dr. J. Richard Middleton (video)

The 2016 J.J. Thiessen lectures with Dr. J. Richard Middleton explored what sort of prayer is appropriate in situations of difficulty and suffering. In contrast to simply bearing suffering in silence (which is the default spirituality of many), the Bible… [More]

Faculty: In Their Own Words – Dr. Paul Doerksen

Faculty: In Their Own Words – Dr. Paul Doerksen

Dr. Paul Doerksen, Associate Professor of Theology and Anabaptist Studies, has taught at CMU since 2011. His new book is Take and Read: Reflecting Theologically on Books (Wipf and Stock, 2016). What are you teaching right now that most excites… [More]

Scientists to explore why beauty matters at upcoming Face2Face discussion event

Scientists to explore why beauty matters at upcoming Face2Face discussion event

Three scientists will take audience members on a guided tour into the wonder of nature at Canadian Mennonite University’s next Face2Face community discussion. Titled, “Why Beauty Matters: Radical Amazement, Spirituality, and the Ecological Crisis,” the discussion will feature Dr. Tim… [More]

Mary Reimer visits CMU as Pastor-in-Residence

Mary Reimer visits CMU as Pastor-in-Residence

Teacher, pastor, and spiritual director hopes students will ‘courageously look at their lives’ Canadian Mennonite University is pleased to welcome Mary Reimer as Pastor-in-Residence later this month. Reimer, a spiritual director and the former co-pastor at FaithWorks, a Mennonite Brethren… [More]

‘The theology of lament’ topic of 2016 J.J. Thiessen Lectures at CMU

‘The theology of lament’ topic of 2016 J.J. Thiessen Lectures at CMU

Award-winning scholar Dr. J. Richard Middleton scheduled to speak on campus If you have ever been angry with God, wondered if it’s OK to ask “Why?” or had nothing left to pray, this year’s J.J. Thiessen Lectures at Canadian Mennonite… [More]