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Sunday@CMU: September 2022

Sunday, September 11, 2022 @ 12:00 AM

Theme: The Question of Christian Politics

This month on Sunday@CMU, we are hearing from Paul Dyck, professor of English and academic dean at CMU. Throughout this rebroadcast of his meditation series, Paul explores Christianity and politics. Going beyond partisan politics, he examines God's coming kingdom and Christ's call to love.

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Alumnus explores the relationship between art and commerce in daring new novel

Monday, August 22, 2022 @ 4:11 PM

In 2017, André Forget was asked by friend and collaborator Joel Peters (CMU, 2011) to write a short story about a fictitious underwater organ. The only rule was to keep the story around 2,000 words. Forget ended up writing a 10,000-word academic dissertation about the mythical instrument, which he named the hydroöganon. Complete with invented scholars debating each other's theses and extensive details as to the engineering of the instrument, the story, originally titled The Lower Registers, served as the impetus for writing his debut novel In the City of Pigs, published by Dundurn Press in the summer of 2022.

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Sunday@CMU: March 2022

Thursday, March 10, 2022 @ 12:00 AM

Theme: The Question of Christian Politics

This month on Sunday@CMU, we're hearing from CMU faculty Paul Dyck, Professor of English, Interim Vice President Academic, and Academic Dean. In this series of meditations, Paul explores Christianity and politics. Going beyond partisan politics, he examines the system in which we live together, God's coming kingdom, and Christ's call to love.

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Rare book celebration: CMU acquires 1685 edition, Martyrs Mirror

Monday, March 9, 2020 @ 10:59 AM

The CMU library is delighted to announce that it has recently acquired a 1685 edition of Martyrs Mirror. The book will be housed in CMU's special collections rare book room and made accessible to students and faculty forthwith. Formal protocols for handling the book will be posted at the library soon.

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Face2Face | Us and Them: How did we become so polarized? (video)

Monday, February 10, 2020 @ 11:00 PM

Increasingly, public discourse is characterized by divisions between people and groups who see and understand the world differently. It is common for us to witness polarized speech played out in political spheres, in cultural 'us and them' assumptions, in urban-rural divides, and in the life of the church. This dynamic exerts a powerful effect on many of us, whatever our political or theological stripe. Building relationships of meaning and trust amongst people who see our world through vastly different lenses feels increasingly rare.

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Sunday@CMU: December 2019

Sunday, December 1, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Theme: The Advent Season

Speaker: Paul Doerksen

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The heart of the matter

Thursday, November 21, 2019 @ 3:18 PM

War-zone reporter and novelist turned climate researcher J. M. Ledgard recently told the New Yorker that, faced with a mess like the one humanity has made, "the only possible thing to do, is to go in an imaginative direction. Imagination at scale is our only recourse."1

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Faculty: In Their Own Words – Dr. Gordon Zerbe

Friday, June 1, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Dr. Gordon Zerbe, Professor of New Testament, has taught at CMU and CMBC (one of CMU's founding colleges) since 1990.

What did you teach this past semester that you were most excited about?

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Sunday@CMU: May 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Theme: James and Paul: The Politics of Identity at the Turn of the Ages
Speaker: Dr. V. George Shillington, Professor Emeritus of Biblical and Theological Studies

George Shillington presents a four-part sermon series based on his book, James and Paul: The Politics of Identity at the Turn of the Ages (Fortress Press, 2015). Plus: Face2Face On Air interviews with CMU students, faculty, and alumni.

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Sunday@CMU: July 2017

Sunday, July 30, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Sunday@CMU is a 15-minute radio program that features biblical meditations from current and emeritus professors, music from CMU ensembles and choirs, and interviews with faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

Host and Producer: Aaron Epp, Alumni Writer & Social Media Coordinator

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