Continuing Education - Faith Thinking on Zoom

The University of Otago Theology Programme is offering free continuing education sessions via zoom. Each session will involve input followed by facilitated discussion. All you need to do is click the button below to register for an event.

  • Tuesday 19 May, 7.30-8.30pm
    Andrew Bradstock: Bishop David Sheppard: a case study in effective public theology
  • Thursday 21 May, 7.30-8.30pm
    Andrew Bradstock: David Sheppard - between the pulpit and the crease
  • Wednesday 27 May, 7.30-8.30pm
    Andrew Shepherd: Facing, Naming and Engaging Cultures and Systems of Violence: Reading Mark 5:1-20 in a Military-Digital Complex Age
  • Thursday 4 June, 7.30-8.30pm
    Don Moffat: Living faithfully with multiple allegiances: Learning from Ezra and Nehemiah
  • Wednesday June 10, 7.30-8.30pm
    James Harding: The Bible in the Time of Jesus
  • Tuesday 16 June, 7.30-8.30pm
    Paul Trebilco: Jesus in the Gospel of Mark
  • Tuesday 23 June, 7.30-8.30pm
    Lynne Taylor: Pastoral care: our stories matter
  • Tuesday 30 June, 7.30-8.30pm
    David Tombs: James Cone, the Cross and the Lynching Tree


Dunedin has a superb Department of Theology and Religion. If you are looking for a traditional tertiary qualification we strongly encourage you to consider their assorted distance programmes, for example:


If you are a member of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia you are may be eligible to apply to the St John’s College Trust Board for funding.