Wesley College and United College Undergraduate Theses (1900-1967)
 

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  • A Study of the Kingdom of God as revealed in the 'Q' Source 

    Clark, Ralph E. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1958)
  • A Primitive Mystic Hymn: A Study of the Gnostic and Christian Elements in the Syriac, "Hymn of the Soul" 

    Graham, William C. (University of WinnipegWesley College, 1900)
  • The Anabaptist Concept of the Church 

    Toews, J. A. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1950-03)
    This thesis examines the Anabaptist concept of the church.
  • The Concept of Time in the New Testament 

    Tillemann, Paul D. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1951-04)
    This thesis undertakes to examine the theology of time in the New Testament.
  • Psychological Insights of the New Testament 

    Finlayson, Barbara A. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 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 ...
  • Holiness and the Atonement 

    Sellars, W. C. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 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 Review and Critique of the Doctrine of the Atonement in the Writings of British Theologians Since 1900 

    Pratt, Donald E. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1952-04)
    That the doctrine of the Atonement is still a subject of the greatest interest and importance to theologians is evidenced by the large number of books and articles published since the turn of the century dealing with the ...
  • A Study of R. G. Collingwood's Theory of Logic and Philosophical Method: Its Meaning and Significance 

    Bedford, Allen Gerald (University of WinnipegUniversity of Manitoba [United College], 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 ...
  • An Inquiry into the Adequacy of the Practice of Confession in the Christian Church 

    Quiring, Jacob H. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1949-04)
    An investigation into the nature of confession in different Christian denominations.
  • Pragmatism in the Philosophy of Religion 

    Freer, Gordon John (University of WinnipegUniversity of Manitoba, 1948-03)
    In this age of turmoil and uncertainty man has to find a faith to live by. Religion has at last been recognized as the universal controversial issue. One of the many results of the action of the questioning mind is Pragmatism. ...
  • Form Criticism and the Life of Jesus 

    Dyker, George Fraser (University of WinnipegUnited College, 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 ...
  • Christian and Contemporary Doctrines of Man 

    Harland, H. Gordon (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1945)
    A new and thoughtful English literary critic, making an inquiry into the assumptions as to the nature and purpose of Man which underlies much modern literature, opens his work with these words: "In the Middle Ages, however ...
  • The Theological Understanding of Orders 

    Fry, Joseph D. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1953)
    The New Testament always speaks of the Church in relation to Christ. The Church is never thought of as an entity within itself possessing its own life. Rather the Church consists for the New Testament writers in Christ. ...
  • The Spectator-Participant Problem: A Critical Study of Objectivity and Subjectivity in the Philosophy of History 

    Wallace, Edward Hugh (University of WinnipegUniversity of Manitoba, 1948-04-01)
    The term "spectator-participant problem" does not refer to any very new or modern problem of thought and action but rather, it refers to a problem which has long been known to exist in the thoughts of men. The problem is ...
  • A Study of the Relations of the Philosophy of Pragmatism and Religious Activism 

    Mutch, Robert Bruce (University of WinnipegUniversity of Manitoba [United College], 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 ...
  • Humanism and Theism 

    Moffatt, Kenneth Herbert (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1948-04)
    The purpose of posing humanism against theism is to allow us to view the fallacies of both when they are examined analytically and objectively. It is obvious today that humanism is playing, and has played, a great role in ...
  • Pauline and Johannine "New Life" 

    Lake, G. Murray (University of WinnipegUnited College, 1953-03)
    Because the Gospel has the power to change men into "New Beings," it is extremely relevant for any age. The New Testament has it as a central theme that men have been made "New Creatures," and have received "New Life," ...
  • The Change of Concern in New Testament Scholarship in the First Half of the Twentieth Century 

    Watts, A. M. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 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 ...
  • The Eagle and the Serpent: A Study in Nietzsche's Aesthetics 

    Borland, Jack C. (University of WinnipegUnited College, 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 ...
  • The Authorship and Characteristics of the Fourth Gospel and its Interrelation with the Synoptic Gospels 

    Robinson, George David (University of WinnipegWesley College, 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 ...

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