• Introduction to Christian Theology

    Audit this course in 2019. Lectures start Tuesday evenings 5 March until 4 June.

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  • CSU Graduation 2018

    St Mark’s offers our congratulations to all our CSU graduands.

    View photos from the graduation ceremony
  • Holy Lands Study Tour

    An international study opportunity for CSU students. Open to public.

    Learn more about the tour
  • Short Course in Pastoral Care

    Giving you recognised competency in key pastoral care skills and knowledge for work and ministry

    Applications Open
  • New St Mark's Book Exchange Site

    Our new online book exchange facility now makes it easier for you to buy, sell and swap theology and ministry books.

    Learn more about our new Book Exchange
  • Graduate Certificate in Professional Supervision (Clinical)(Pastoral)

    Enabling you to empower others

    Apply now for 2019 February start
  • Diploma of Leadership and Management

    Developing skills for church leaders

    Apply now for 2019
  • Commencement Lecture 4 March 2019

    “NO LASTING CITY”: The Love of Place in Australia, and how Christian theology can make it better

    Learn more about this public event
  • Diploma of Chaplaincy

    Skills for current and aspiring chaplains

    Apply now for 2019
  • Introduction to Old Testament

    Audit this course in 2019. Lectures start Wednesday mornings 6 March until 5 June.

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Why St Mark's

St Mark’s is an inclusive scholarly Christian theological community

We provide high-quality theological education, offering vocational education and training right through to undergraduate, postgraduate studies and research in theology and ministry-related studies.

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Studying Theology

Theology is the study of God. It is faith seeking understanding.

Theology is our understanding of who God is and what He has done for us. This directly translates into who we are and how we engage with the world as a community and as an individual.

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It’s easy to apply for our courses. We take in applications throughout the year online or by post. The process differs slightly, depending on whether you’re applying for a CSU course or a St Mark’s one.

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23 January 2018

Looking back, looking forward

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5 December 2017

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30 November 2017

Like Lightning? Revisiting Luke 17:22–37 in Light of Recent Reinterpretations.

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6 September 2017

Acts 24:10-27 — The different ways to peace

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23 August 2017

Acts 19:1-20 — Spiritually contested space

Paul finds in the Greek city of Ephesus a spiritual contested space. It’s a spiritual ...

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16 August 2017

Acts 16:25-40 — Politics, evangelism, redemption

How this passage has a great moment for political theology, for the logic of evangelism, and for God ...

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2 August 2017

John 9:1-17 — On blindness and the ability to truly see

For the first time in the Gospel, here Jesus himself doesn’t appear in the foreground. The events ...

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26 July 2017

John 7:14-31 — On tolerance and discernment

We all know by now that tolerance, and a deep acceptance of diversity, are the only ways we have to ...

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19 July 2017

John 5:31-47 — On testifying about Christ

The text speaks for itself as a straightforward apologia for the uniqueness of Christ, and for what ...

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14 July 2017

John 4:1-15 — On the woman at the well

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The support of our Friends and Alumni helps St Mark’s deliver high-quality education in theology, pastoral care, counselling, and ministry formation.

St Mark’s also produces an active program of public lectures and publications to address critical issues confronting the Christian community and the life of our society.

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