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The Mennonites in Canada
(University of Winnipeg, 1947)
The thesis describes the origin and rootage of the Mennonite movement in Europe and the history of the Mennonite Church in Canada. The last area of study dedicated to relations between the Mennonites and the United Church ...
A Study of R. G. Collingwood's Theory of Logic and Philosophical Method: Its Meaning and Significance
(University of Winnipeg, 1948-03)
Every period of history and every race upon the earth have produced men who yielded to the call, so peculiar and so vital to the nature of man, to embark upon a quest for certainty. The material world, in which man lives ...
The Change of Concern in New Testament Scholarship in the First Half of the Twentieth Century
(University of Winnipeg, 1953)
The Christian religion is grounded in something given. Christian faith has its origin not in general religious experience, not in some particular esoteric mysticism, not in dogma but in a particular series of events in ...
Form Criticism and the Life of Jesus
(University of Winnipeg, 1939)
The publication of David Friedrich Strauss's book, "Life of Jesus", in 1835, marked a growing interest in the historicity of the gospels. This book, as typical of the theology of its time, was based on the priority of ...
An Inquiry into the Adequacy of the Practice of Confession in the Christian Church
(University of Winnipeg, 1949-04)
An investigation into the nature of confession in different Christian denominations.
Psychological Insights of the New Testament
(University of Winnipeg, 1947-05)
In the last twenty years, a new relationship has emerged between psychology and religion. For a time, the tendency to regard man as a highly complicated organism, whose ideals and insights could only be explained in terms ...
The Authorship and Characteristics of the Fourth Gospel and its Interrelation with the Synoptic Gospels
(University of Winnipeg, 1930-03)
The Fourth Gospel has been traditionally attributed to John. In modern times there has been much discussion about the authorship and value of the Fourth Gospel as a source of knowledge of its time because of the contradictions ...
Holiness and the Atonement
(University of Winnipeg, 1952-04)
Thesis: That the concept of Atonement as throughout the work of a God whose nature is holy love is more clearly exhibited in the classic view described by Aulen in Christus Victor than in either the subjective or objective ...
A Study of the Relations of the Philosophy of Pragmatism and Religious Activism
(University of Winnipeg, 1948)
Christianity today embodies an ever increasing programme of activism. The growth of this element in the Christian religion during the past sixty years has been contemporaneous with a similar development in the field of ...
The Eagle and the Serpent: A Study in Nietzsche's Aesthetics
(University of Winnipeg, 1948-09)
The thesis describes life and philosophy of famous German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. Nietzsche was the the first to recognize the importance of myth in the art.The author shows that Nietzsche's theory of the Apollonian ...