In what is great news for the training of preachers and Bible teachers in Sydney and beyond, Cornhill Sydney will relocate to the Newtown campus of Moore College from the start of 2017. This new location will facilitate closer partnership, with the common goal of better equipping men and women in Bible exposition, and especially those who are charged with the critical role of preaching.
“We are always seeking to improve what we do to prepare people for a ministry of preaching and other forms of Bible teaching”, said Moore College Principal Mark Thompson. “Cornhill … more
There was great joy at Moore College yesterday as the keys to the new building were handed to the Principal, Dr Mark Thompson. “This is a significant milestone”, Dr Thompson said. “In one way or another a building has been planned on this site for 50 years and now in God’s goodness it is here.”
Though there is still much to be done to get the building ready for its official opening on 11 February, 2017, there is excitement as staff, students, faculty and of course the library, plan to move … more
David Broughton Knox (1916 – 1994) was the long serving Principal of Moore Theological College from 1959 until 1985. The College recently explored Broughton's life and theology as well as its enduring influence on Sydney diocese and beyond.
2016 marks the centenary of the birth of ‘Broughton’, one of the most influential theologians Sydney Diocese has produced. To mark the occasion, the Moore College Library Day was … more
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
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
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
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
“A vital need of the moment is men and women committed to gospel work among children and youth in our city and beyond. Youthworks College under the principalship of Dr Bill Salier is uniquely … more
Moore has created an MA (Theol) Reformation Study Tour unit, in which Moore students can join a tour group in 2017 that will be travelling from Prague through Germany and Switzerland and finishing up in England.
In 2017, the Reverend Dr Michael Jensen, Rector of Darling Point Anglican Church, will be leading a tour of the key Reformation sites of Europe. Moore College MA (Theol) students can … more
Moore College’s Centre for Ministry Development (CMD) has been assisting in the theologically shaped development of ministers for the past four years. The Centre has recognised the need to assist more clergy through mentoring and for developing new Rectors and has appointed Rick Smith to join the team as a consultant.
“We are really excited to have Rick join our team in this strategically important role” says CMD Acting Co Director Peter Mayrick.
“Rick’s life is devoted to serving our Lord … more