Bringing New Life to Distance Education at Montreal Dio

Montreal Diocesan Theological College is redesigning one of its long-standing and most effective distance-education programs. For over 40 years, the college’s Reading and Tutorial program has made theological education available to people who are unable to access a residential program. Students are sent preparatory material and a list of books to study. They then meet…

Mercy in São Paulo [SPOTLIGHT ON ALUMNI: Stephen and Mary Dass]

It was ‘love at first sight’ when 23 year-old Stephen Dass from Singapore stepped off the bus into the chaos and grit of São Paulo. When Stephen joined international organization Youth With a Mission (YWAM) to travel to Brazil, he started his experience in the Amazon forests. After six months, Stephen realized he missed urban…

EfM Offers Sustenance For the Journey

Vivian Lewin grew up in Pennsylvania. She came to Montreal in 1971 and soon became a member of Christ Church Cathedral, where she joined the Chancel Guild. She taught quilting at the Visual Arts Centre, worked as a writer and editor in the non-profit sector, and studied creative writing mid-career. Beginning in 2001 she trained…