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  • Moore breaks boundaries of geography with its newest course

    After 75 years of supporting lay ministry, Moore College is pleased to announce its first fully-accredited online course for laypeople, the Diploma of Biblical Theology (DBT). In development over the past few years the College will launch the DBT in Semester 1, 2017. 

    Via its highly interactive teaching tools and digital learning platform, the course breaks the boundaries of geography for the many laypeople and teachers who have ministry responsibility – … more

  • Moore’s global vision given a new focus

    Launched at Synod tonight, Moore’s Centre for Global Mission (CGM) promotes theological reflection and practical engagement in cross-cultural mission work.  The Centre provides a pathway for the rich biblical theology taught at the College to be deployed in service of those seeking to make disciples across cultural boundaries in Sydney and around the world. 

    Moore College was established in 1856 to train people for the proclamation of the Gospel in what was then considered one of the ends of the world.  Since that time the College has played a key … more

  • Chapman legacy lives on at Moore with Chapman Preaching Clinics

    John Chapman was a much loved and great evangelist and preacher not only in Sydney but around the world. He was also a champion of engaging expository preaching and the need to train preachers well. He regularly used to say ‘There is nothing in the world like good preaching. Mind you, there is nothing in the world like the opposite either!’ 

    He was a graduate of Moore College who was involved in training and encouraging preachers at Moore for many years. 

    The Chapman Preaching Clinics are part of an integrated program to help … more

  • Moore Theological College pays tribute to Dr Bill Dumbrell (1926 – 2016)

    In the late morning of Saturday 1 October, Dr Bill Dumbrell was called home into the presence of the Lord he had loved and served for more than sixty years. Dr Dumbrell was a long time lecturer at Moore and Vice Principal from 1975 until 1984.

    Dr William J Dumbrell was born in 1926, was converted when he was twenty-five in 1951 and began his studies at Moore Theological College four years later, and took out a BD externally from the … more