The diversity among Vidyajyotis students is representative of the diversity in India itself. Bengaluru,15TH DECEMBER 2013 , Dr Paogin Mangte, Founder,director of ABTS and OAPCI has been conferred with Mother Teresa Excellence Award. There is also the study of religious history of humanity and of our own community and of the many expressions for the Divine found in history. Krishnamurthy ( Former Chief Election Comissioner of India- Govt of India). /Motivate As a result of a restructuring of its academic programme from 1978 the College opened extension centres in various parts of the country aimed at greater integration with the various cultures of India and at eventually teaching and studying theology in our rich local languages. Vidyajyoti YouTube Channel (Subscribe to be updated) It started in Asansol (West Bengal) in 1881, as a house for training in philosophy and theology for expatriate young European missionaries that at that time volunteered for service in India (among whom was the apostle of Chotanagpur, Constant Lievens) and came to the country without having yet done the years of study required for the priesthood.

Excellence Award"(2013), " Noble Son of India" ( 2014), " the course requirements for a Degree. Our prayer to God is that He will bless all of us as we seek to train up young people who would be worthy of the calling of the Lord God Almighty, and that they may be faithful stewards of the Lord Jesus Christ. or simply grow stronger and more efficient in the faith of our Lord students as well as one representative of the postgraduate students for matters especially concerning the order of studies and other matters affecting the academic life and interests of the students. Vidyajyoti is known for its efforts to develop a contextual method of doing theology. At present, the faculty has five such extension centres in Chennai, Patna, Ranchi, Shantiniketan (West-Bengal) and Varanasi. For their pastoral and social ministries the students visit those in prison (Tihal Jail), in hospitals and homes run by the Missionaries of Charity. }); The Vidyajyoti B.Th. Please pray with us that we may be found faithful in handling God's riches. India Bible Institute and Immanuel Theological Seminary, New Delhi are the Bible training wings of the All India Prayer Fellowship. It has produced outstanding Christian leadership in its nearly 50 years of existence. This context then becomes a locus theologicus a site for a deepening reflection on the Christian faith and other faiths, as well. .ticker859581239 ul li a:hover{text-decoration:none;box-shadow:none} In Short,Dr. Paogin Mangte is an Eminent Oneness Christian Scholar Many, though not all, of its students prepare for the priesthood. Program. General Instruction to Fill the Application, VJ-Precautionary measures adopted on COVID-19 Corona Virus outbreak (Principals Notice), Vidyajyoti involved in relief work of the North East Delhi riots affected, Vidyajyoti YouTube Channel (Subscribe to be updated). Church administration, including executive pastor. In 1975 it assumed the present title. ), Master of Theology (Th.M. Some of Vidyajyotis publications are: Vidyajyoti Journal of Theological Research, Ave, Vachan Sudha and Tattvaviveka. "I will be glad and rejoice in you; I will sing praise to your name, O Most High". Seminary (ABTS) New Delhi is open to all Christians of good moral character. From 1972 onwards it has flourished in the neighbourhood of the University of Delhi. Each of the three tiers has a specific focus spelt out by the theme. confidence, knowing that "He who began a good work in us will perfect it outstanding Servants of God (both the Clergy and the Laity) by awarding The Vidyajyoti Journal of Theological Research [VJTR], a monthly journal, reaches nearly 4000 subscribers all over the world, including most theological colleges of English-speaking countries. Nationality, Color, Cultural profile, Denominational background, Class, Gender, Philosophy) degree at ABTS New Delhi through correspondence courses as well. The Faculty aims at: It also admits students for certificate courses for one or two years and diploma courses for three years. In this way, the students are trained to cultivate a deeply human and Christian perspective of life that calls for committed responds to the signs of the times. It is 12 kilometers from the airport and 28 kilometers from New Delhi railway station. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------, Equipping God's Servants for the Church & Kingdom of our Lord Jesus. The first semester starts in the second week of July and extends up to the third week of December. Jesus Christ, Apostolic Biblical Theological Seminary (ABTS) New Delhi will on completion of all the requirements ( For all students,be it for residential,non-residential regular or honorary recipients ,internet correspondence graduates).And for Internet correspondence students and Honorary degree recipients, In-case, if they are unable to participate, then

Pastor, and Social Worker. Most of the library has been computerized and the students have access to three points of entry into the computer and to the stacks of the library. --AtEcons International Education Summit 2014,Which was held on 26th April 2014 in Crowne Plaza (a five star Hotel), Rohini, New Delhi. & International Level- Awards Winner, such as " Mother Teresa (Doctorate of Ministry) or Ph.D. (Doctorate of continue to earn their D.Min. and M.Th. It was started in 1879 in Asansol, West Bengal, as a modest 'Saint Josephs Seminary'. The regular academic year has two semesters. fostering and participating in ecumenical discourse and interreligious dialogue You will also be informed about the Graduation Fees, Conference Fees OAPCI. teaching courses of theology at the levels of B.Th. Vidyajyoti College of Theology (literally, Light of Knowledge) is a Catholic private theological college run by the Jesuits located in Delhi, India. 2nd Years Project 2019 research and publication in the areas of religion, religious history, theology, Indian traditions, sociology of religion, and allied subjects This has been in the past and continues to be the specific theological focus of Vidyajyoti, so much so that already in 1905 it started in Kurseong an Indian Academy to facilitate the study of Indian religions at a time when colonialism was still the dominant culture. It is important to study our own faiths by using the gifts of reason and understanding, and the sense of the higher values, which nature, or rather God, has given us. It also opened its doors to any duly qualified students interested in the subjects it offers. We look forward to the future with India Bible Institute, Paranthal, Kerala is an offshoot of the India Bible Institute, New Delhi offering theological courses in Malayalam. While the medium of education is English, Hindi is mostly used for fieldwork. Apostolic/Fieldwork involvement is integral to the theological process. VJ Brochure The method of starting from the South Asian subaltern realities and groups and opening out to the macro realities of the world characterizes the process. In 1972, the St Mary's College, as it was then called, was transferred to Delhi where it took the name of Vidyajyoti College. Apostolic Biblical Theological Seminary (ABTS) New Delhi, n a prestigious award ceremony organized by Integrated Council for Socio-Economic Progress held at the Citrin. educational programs, rights, privileges, and honors, Church administration, including executive personal religious and human growth of its members Each tier is further divided into units made up of various courses (of one or more credits each), and they develop a sub-theme or a further specification of the years theme.

The award was presented to Dr Paogin Mangte ( Founder/President ABTS & OAPCI)by Former Union Minister of State Planning MV Rajshekharan, Educationist and former Rajya Sabha Member P Selvie Das were also present in the ceremony. Apostolic Biblical Theological Seminary (ABTS) has been conferred ECONS EDUCATION EXCELLENCE AWARD 2014, IN THE CATEGORY OF "VALUE EDUCATION". Final Comprehensive Exams). These are (a) Karam, which is a tribal festival celebrated by the Chotanagpur adivasis (aboriginals), (b) Onam a harvest festival celebrated by the people of Kerala in south India, and (c) Pongal the harvest festival of Tamil Nadu, south India. .ticker_title859581239{border: 1px solid #ff0000;background: #ff0000;color:#ffffff;float:left;font-size: 18px;padding:3px 10px;position: relative;} Although most of the students belong to the Indian subcontinent, there are a few from abroad, as well. Speaker, Christian Writer, Theologian, Oneness Apostolic Bible Teacher, This means that the understanding of God and of the knowledge of God which our faith has given us takes into account the rich historical culture in which we find ourselves and is articulated in ways that make sense within this context. Award" (2014) and many other! Australia, Nigeria, China and Norway. Every student is admitted to the same Most graduates work full-time in ministry in India, Myanmar, The Netherlands, USA, Canada. The Hosten Collections are also in the process of being digitalised. The Vidyajyoti students also network with socially committed groups in organizing interfaith initiatives, highlighting social problems and dialoguing on religio-social concerns that affect life in India. Apart from these regular ministries, orientation programs and spiritual guidance in various schools and parishes are also conducted in and around Delhi for teachers, students and youth. you would like to begin your degree studies, answer your call from God T.S. jQuery(function(){ Its oldest book was printed in 1514, a Latin commentary on the Book of Sentences of Peter Lombard, which was almost a kind of text book of theology in the 16th century university of Paris. ), New Delhi. SAMAG also takes initiative to organize and collaborate with other NGOs and agencies fighting for the rights of the oppressed and marginalized in the form of dharna and protests. until the day of Christ Jesus" (Philippians 1: 6). Fieldwork is an integral part of the Vidyajyoti curriculum. In 1932, the Holy See recognized it as a Faculty of Theology directly under its Congregation for Education, authorized to offer degrees of Licentiate and Doctorate in theology recognized in the Catholic Church.

pastor roles. Vidyajyoti College has a residential faculty consisting largely of Jesuits coming from all parts of India and from diverse cultural backgrounds. Economic status, or Ethnic Origin. By Regular pastoral reflection sessions in the College are intended to integrate theology with the experience of the students in their fieldwork and vice versa. Students are also encouraged to have personal quiet time in prayer and meditation. Hinduism @ Varanasi From 2005 we have started the process of digitalising some rare and ancient books and manuscripts in Vidyajyoti Library as a collaborative venture with the EurIndia Project of Preservation of Rare Books to make these rich resources available to scholars through internet facilities. A Jesuit counselor assisted by some staff-members with training in psycho-spirituality provides spiritual guidance. the grace of God, ABTS, New Delhi has experienced God's marvelous ceremonies will be conducted in December of every year in which students can graduate Working with para-church organizations and IBI and ITS are bible training centres of the All India Prayer Fellowship with campuses in New Delhi and Paranthal, Kerala. absentia (by post) -such as,D.D., D.Min., D.Miss., PhD. ), and Doctor of Theology (Th.D.). Founded in 1983 it has produced numerous leaders serving in various states of India.

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Working with para-church organizations and ABOUT OUR DIRECTOR/ FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT: Dr. P. Mangte is the Founder and It has been a long walk of faith, From a vision granted to Dr. P. N. Kurien in 1969 to train young men and equip them to be beacons of the faith in distant unevangelised lands. In the present Education Summit, about 180 institutions from different parts of the country were nominated out of which only 40 fulfilled the parameters set for evaluating the quality teaching imparted and research carried out. The aim of Apostolic Biblical Theological Seminary, ) is to produce Christian leaders, pastors, evangelists, teachers and soul winners for the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish them in sound Biblical Christian faith. Vidyajyoti College, at Civil Lines Campus, Delhi, Learn how and when to remove this template message, Vidyajyoti Journal of Theological Research, Christian seminaries and theological colleges in India, Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Loyola-ICAM College of Engineering & Technology, Chennai, Xavier Institute of Business Administration, Xavier Institute of Management & Research, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Vidyajyoti_College_of_Theology&oldid=1088375377, Jesuit universities and colleges in India, Seminaries and theological colleges in India, Educational institutions established in 1879, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Pages using infobox university with the image name parameter, Pages using infobox university with the affiliations parameter, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License 3.0, Loyola Technical Institute (LTI), Madurai, St. Aloysius Institute of Management & Information Technology, Beeri, St. Joseph's Technical Institute Shankar Sheth Rd Pune, St. Joseph's Indian PU College, Bangalore, St. Joseph's PU Evening College, Bangalore, This page was last edited on 17 May 2022, at 17:16. The award was presented to Dr Paogin Mangte by Former Union Minister of State Planning MV Rajshekharan, Educationist and former Rajya Sabha Member P Selvie Das were also present in the ceremony.

It opens its pages to scholars from all over India that want to publish in the areas of concern for the journal. Groups of students offer their services for conducting self-awareness, personality development, faith formation and social awareness seminars and weekends for students of other colleges and schools. This award is presented to personalities for recognition of praiseworthy services, excellent performance and memorable contribution for the overall progress of the society. Established in 1969, it is interdenominational in its outlook and draws its faculties from various Christian denominations. We

protection, provision and blessing. The Journal was started in 1938 with the title The Clergy Monthly. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------. It includes the study of the great Scriptures, and the way in which the respective communities have understood their message.