Vancouver School of Theology Summer School

Vancouver School of Theology Summer School

VST SUMMER SCHOOL 2017

During the beautiful months of July and August, VST will again host an exciting array of courses. This is a terrific way to spend some time on the beautiful UBC campus while sampling what VST has to offer.

FREE PUBLIC LECTURES:

When Injustice Becomes Law, Resistance Becomes Duty – Theology is not Exempt” with Rev. Martin Rumscheidt
Monday July 3, 7:00pm Epiphany Chapel: 6130 Chancellor Blvd. UBC Campus

A Faith Worth Making: Understanding the Cultural Nature of Children’s Ministry – and why it matters with Dr. David Csinos
Tuesday July 4, 7:00pm Epiphany Chapel: 6130 Chancellor Blvd. UBC Campus

Western Monastics Look East with Dr. Bonnie Thurston
Thursday July 6, 7:00pm Epiphany Chapel: 6130 Chancellor Blvd. UBC Campus

New Christian Reformers and the Jews with Dr. Peter Ochs
Monday July 10, 7:00pm St. Mary’s Kerrisdale Anglican Church: 2490 W. 37th Ave, Vancouver

Woman of the Cloth: Confessions of a Rogue Priest with Rev. Dr. Kate Bruce 
Friday August 11, 7:00pm Epiphany Chapel: 6130 Chancellor Blvd. UBC Campus

 

SUMMER SCHOOL COURSES:

July 3-7, 2017

Mornings (9am – 12pm)

Governmental Oppression and Ecclesial Resistance with Rev. Martin Rumscheidt

“…with Christian mantras and a great sense of destiny…”: Thomas Merton’s Travels in Eastern Religions with Dr. Bonnie Thurston

Re-Imagining Ministry with Children and Youth with Dr. David Csinos

Afternoons (2pm – 5pm)

Going Deeper/Reaching Wider with Professor Anthony Robinson

 

Weekend Course: Thurs – Sat. July 6-8, 2017
The Art of Holy Listening: Contemplation and Accompaniment with Lois Huey Heck, Dawn Kilarski, Tim Scorer, Barry Vall

 

July 10-14, 2017

Mornings (9am – 12pm)

Sacred Dying: Pastoral Care, End of Life, and the 21st Century with R. Megory Anderson

The Unfolding of Christian Community in the 21st Century with Rev. Beth-Ann Estock

 

 

July 17-19, 2017: 9am-3pm daily

Practicing God’s Presence: A Theology of Prayer with Dr. Marjorie Suchocki

 

August 11-14, 2017

Preaching: Igniting the Heart or Losing the Will to Live? with Rev. Dr. Kate Bruce

 

For more details and registration, go to this link