Classes

 

 

 

2016 Classes

Note:

All first year Michaelites must take the introductory courses marked 1.

All second year Michaelites must take the courses marked 2.

All other returning Michaelites may select one of the courses in each category marked as “Upper Year Choice”.


BIBLE


Year 1: (Instructor: The Rt. Rev’d  David Edwards) See through the Scriptures: a fascinating introduction to the New Testament.

Year 2: (Instructor: The Rt. Rev’d  David Edwards) See through the Scriptures: a fascinating introduction to the New Testament.

Upper Year Choice 1: (Instructor: Dr. Bruce Robertson) Prophets of the Bible: a look at some of God’s great hairy men!

Upper Year Choice 2:  (Instructor: Fr. Gerry Laskey) “‘Glad, Sad, or Mad?’ The Psalms have an App for that!” How our devotional life is anchored in the Psalter.

 


THEOLOGY


Year 1: (Instructor: The Rev’d Norman Dupuis & Fr. Ranall Ingalls)  The Creeds of the Church: find out what we believe as Christians about God, the world, ourselves…

Year 2: (Instructor: Fr. Allen Tapley) So just what is the Church: it’s more than just a building in the centre of town…but what exactly is it?

Upper Year Choice 1: (Instructor: The Rev’d Dr. Ross Hebb) “Love is…?” Using C.S. Lewis’ The Four Loves as a guide, this class will explore what we love, when we love, how we love, and why we love.

Upper Year Choice 2: (Instructor: Dr. Andrew Grant) “Christmas in July!?! What about Lent in August?” How renewing your relationship with Christ can put your life in a better space.


SPIRITUALITY


Year 1: (Instructor: Mrs. Siobhan Laskey) Introduction to Prayer: how do we worship, know, and serve the God of heaven and earth?

Year 2: (Instructor: Fr. Kevin Stockall) Our Life in God, here and now: the Sacraments.

Upper Year Choice 1: (Instructor: Dr. Hans vander Leest) “Choirs and Spires: The ABCs of Building a Church” – How the Truth of the Gospel is present in the way we build Churches.

Upper Year Choice 2: (Instructor: Fr. Chris Hayes) The Evolution of Church Music: a look at some of the classic hymns, how they have evolved and spread throughout the Church, and their use today in current worship expressions.


2016 Instructors


  • The Revd. Norman Dupuis is a Deacon working in the Parish of Moncton.
  • The Rt. Revd. David Edwards is the 10th Bishop of the Diocese of Fredericton.
  • Dr. Andrew Grant is an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB and a Layreader in the Parish of Sackville.
  • The Revd. Chris Hayes is the Priest-in-Charge of the Parish of Salisbury and Havelock and the Administrative Director of Choir School.
  • The Revd. Dr. Ross Hebb is the Rector of the Parish of St. Peter in Fredericton.
  • The Revd. Dr. Ranall Ingalls is the Rector of the Parishes of Sackville and Dorchester, NB.
  • The Revd. Gerald Laskey is the Rector of the Parish of Derby and Blackville, NB.
  • Mrs. Siobhan Laskey is from the Anglican Parish of Derby and Blackville and learning daily what it means to be a Child of God adopted by Grace.
  • Dr. Bruce Robertson is an associate professor and head of the Classics Department at Mount Allison University, Sackville, NB and a Layreader in the Parish of Sackville.
  • The Revd. Kevin Stockall is the Rector of the Parish of St. Mary (York) in Fredericton.
  • The Revd. Allen Tapley is the Rector of the Parishes of Waterford and St. Mark’s, NB.
  • Dr. Hans vander Leest is a Layreader in the Parish of Sackville and, sadly, a passionate fan of the Vancouver Canucks.