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Curriculum Vitae – Lionel Windsor

Education

Teaching experience

Academic teaching

  • 2015-present Lecturer in New Testament, Moore College, Sydney.
  • 2014 Lecturing (part-time), Bachelor of Divinity, Greek 1 and Issues in Theology, Moore College, Sydney.
  • 2011-2012 Seminars and Marking, Bachelor of Arts (Theology), Introduction to New Testament (THEO1121), Department of Theology and Religion, Durham University.
  • 2010-2012 Greek Grammar (first year level) for associate ministers, Christchurch Durham, United Kingdom.
  • 2008 Lecturing and Marking, Diploma of Biblical Studies, New Testament 1 (Synoptic Gospels), Moore College, Sydney.
  • 2006-2007 Seminars and Marking, Bachelor of Divinity, New Testament 2 & 3, Moore College, Sydney.

Other Christian teaching

  • 2006-present Regular congregational and evangelistic preaching. For more details and audio, see page: Bible Talks.
  • 2010 Introduction to Isaiah (7 lectures), Word Works Conference, Malaysia Gospel Growth Fellowship, Kuala Lumpur.
  • 2008 Introduction to John’s Gospel (7 lectures), Word Works Conference, Malaysia Gospel Growth Fellowship, Kuala Lumpur.
  • 2008 Being Ministers of God: Reflections on the Servant concept in Isaiah, Moore College Second Year Houseparty.

Publications

Academic

Ministry-related

Regular contributions to The Briefing magazine.

Christian ministry

I became a Christian at the age of 12, and since that time have been an active member of Anglican churches in the Diocese of Sydney. I am reformed and evangelical in my theological commitments and assent to the doctrine of the Anglican Church of Australia. I was ordained Deacon on 4 February, 2006 and Presbyter on 20 March, 2014.

Formal ministry experience

Links

Recent blog posts

  • Sun setting on ruinsGrace and anger (Ephesians 4:26–27)
    Whether our anger is right or wrong, we can’t deny it’s there. But because we belong to Christ, we must make it a priority to deal with anger. How?
  • Is God Green? By Lionel WindsorIs God Green? Audio/video links
    Here are some links to audio and video for events I've spoken at recently based on my book: Is God Green?
  • Donald Robinson Selected Works volumes 3 and 4Donald Robinson on the Origins of the Anglican Church League
    History matters. It makes us question things we take for granted, it helps us to understand who we are, and it gives us a broader perspective on the issues we face today. One example – relevant for evangelical Anglicans, especially in Sydney – is an essay in Donald Robinson Selected Works, volume 4 (recently published by the Australian Church Record and Moore College). The essay is called “The Origins of the Anglican Church League” (pp. 125–52). It’s a republication of a paper given in 1976 by Donald Robinson (1922–2018), former Moore College Vice-Principal and later Archbishop of Sydney. In the paper, Robinson traces some of the currents and issues that led to the formation of the Anglican Church League in the early twentieth century. The essay is classic Donald Robinson: full of surprises, yet definitely still worth reading today to help us gain perspective on issues for evangelical Anglicans past and present.
  • Busts with shadowsTelling the truth (Ephesians 4:25)
    Truth is a rare commodity in our world. But Christians are people of the truth. The gospel of Christ demands that we value and speak the truth in every situation.
  • Boy reaching for the sky. Photo by Samuel Zeller on UnsplashBecome who you are (Ephesians 4:22–24)
    The gospel teaches us to change—to put off the old and put on the new. This change doesn’t save us, but it matters. It’s all about becoming who we are.
  • Ducks learning in a circleLearning Christ (Ephesians 4:20–21)
    Christian communities are places of learning and teaching. This isn’t just about transmitting information: Christians are people who “learn Christ”.
  • Ampelmann, BerlinTurn around and walk the other way (Ephesians 4:17–19)
    Darkness, futility, and desire: this is the way the world walks. Paul doesn’t write these things so that we can gloat or judge. He writes so we can repent, and live.
  • Photo by Kira auf der Heide on UnsplashPlaying your part (Ephesians 4:16)
    Paul’s vision for Christ’s body is unity in diversity. It’s not just flat uniformity, nor is it just diversity for the sake of diversity. It’s diversity for a common purpose.
  • Photo by Ben White on UnsplashThe truth in love: A key principle for church growth (Ephesians 4:14–15)
    Paul’s principle for the growth of Christ’s body isn’t about presentation or organisation. It’s more fundamental: “speaking the truth in love”.
  • Colosseum with cross-shaped cloudsChrist’s body: A brief history (Ephesians 4:11–13)
    Paul didn’t write Ephesians 4:11–13 to give us a detailed blueprint for how to organise our ministries. He wrote these verses to point us to God’s grace in Christ.

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