Listening to Dead Saints - A Christian Biography Course

A New Course Starting January 19, Sundays at 9:15am. This Christian biography course will explore six influential disciples throughout the ages, asking how their lives can encourage and challenge us today. Come walk with Dietrich Bonhoeffer, C.S. Lewis, Augustine of Hippo, Blaise Pascal, John Jewel, and William Wilberforce. Come and learn why Christians today desperately need to listen to dead saints.

Course Schedule

Jan 19 - Why Listen to Dead Saints? Jesse Martin
Audio

Jan 26 - Blaise Pascal: Tyler Chamberlain
Suggested Reading: Pensees
Audio       PowerPoint       Handout

Feb 02 - Augustine of Hippo: Brian Butcher
Suggested Reading: Confessions
Audio       PowerPoint

Feb 09 - John Jewel: Michael McKinnon
Suggested Reading: Apology of the Church of England
Audio

Feb 16 - William Wilberforce: Paul Chamberlain
Suggested Reading: A Practical View of Christianity
Audio

Feb 23 - Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Tyler Chamberlain
Suggested Reading: Letters and Papers from Prison
Suggested Reading: The Cost of Discipleship
Audio       Notes

Mar 02 - C.S. Lewis: Jonathan Patrick
Suggested Reading: Mere Christianity
Audio       Notes

 

SPEAKERS

The Reverend Jesse Martin
Curate
St Peter & St Paul's Anglican Church Ottawa

Tyler Chamberlain
PhD candidate in Political Philosophy
Carleton University

SubDeacon Dr Brian Butcher
Lecturer in Faculty of Theology
Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies
Saint Paul University

The Venerable Michael J. McKinnon
Archdeacon & Rector
The Anglican Archdeaconry of New England
Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Marlborough, MA, USA

Dr Paul Chamberlain
Associate Professor of Apologetics and Philosophy
Director of Institute of Christian Apologetics
ACTS Seminaries - Trinity Western University

Dr Jonathan Patrick
Associate Professor
Telfer School of Management - University of Ottawa