Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre

The Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre (TMTC) helps form theological leadership for the church by providing and supporting graduate theological education, particularly at the doctoral level, from a Mennonite perspective in an ecumenical context. 

TMTC encourages scholars to grow toward wise theological discernment, spiritual depth and maturity, excellent scholarship, mutual respect and dialogue, ecumenical and global awareness.

Founded in 1990, TMTC is now administered by Conrad Grebel University College on behalf of a binational Mennonite constituency represented by an Advisory Council. It operates within the ecumenical and academic environment of the Toronto School of Theology, at the University of Toronto.

Activities

In Toronto

  • Graduate teaching and advising
  • Structured ecumenical dialogue forums
  • Special lectures and forums 
  • Scholars forums
  • Women’s group
  • Academic conferences

Across North America

  • Graduate student conferences
  • Support for American Academy of Religion (AAR)/Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) academic
  • Muslim-Christian dialogue
  • Sabbatical residence for visiting
  • Anabaptist-Mennonite Scholars Network

Contact information

Jeremy Bergen
Interim Director of Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre
jbergen@uwaterloo.ca 

Pablo Kim Sun
Administrative Assistant of Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre
mennonite.centre@utoronto.ca

47 Queen's Park Crescent East
Toronto, ON
M5S 2C3
Office phone: 416-978-6078
  1. Mar. 23, 2017TMTC welcomes new directorKyle Gingerich Hiebert

    We are very pleased to announce that Dr. Kyle Gingerich Hiebert has been appointed Director of the Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre (TMTC), beginning July 4, 2017. 

  2. Feb. 17, 2017TMTC Director applications

    Applications for the position of Director of the Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre are being accepted until March 1, 2017.  The Director of TMTC stewards the vision of an engaged Mennonite presence in doctoral-level theological education, primarily at the Toronto School of Theology (TST), on behalf of Conrad Grebel University College and its binational corporate members.  This administrative position is 0.25 FTE, beginning July 1, 2017.  Full position description and application details are

  3. Nov. 30, 2016TMTC Transitions

    Kim Penner is concluding her work as TMTC Coordinator, which she has held for the past 3.5 years, at the end of December.  She has very ably managed the TMTC office, prepared successful grant proposals, produced newsletters, planned many events and led several of them, most notably the very successful TMTC Graduate Student Conference held in Elkhart, Indiana this past Spring.  She worked with three directors (John Rempel, Jeremy Bergen, Trevor Bechtel).  The coming months will be busy for Kim as well—she expects to defend her doctoral dissertation in th

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Conrad Grebel University College


A graduate teaching and research centre of Conrad Grebel University College affiliated with the Toronto School of Theology.