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Whether you are interested in emulating the ministry of Jesus and explaining the theological aspects of the Christian faith, or offering historical perspectives on philosophical concepts, the Department of Theology and Philosophy will help you achieve your goals.

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News & Features

Department of Theology and Philosophy

  • The Magic of Two

    English professor and scholar Diana Pavlac Glyer explores the power of collaboration in pairs, especially through the work of C. S. Lewis and J. R. R. Tolkien.

  • APU Ethics Bowl Team - CA State Champions!

    Philosophy Department's Ethics Bowl Team continues to place in the California Regional Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl competition. This year the team came in first place holding the title of California State Champions.

Elsewhere at APU

  • Students Target Best Ideas in Business Competition

    APU’s Young Executive Master of Arts in Management students put classroom learning into action when they pitched their best ideas to Target executives in the Target Case Study Competition, with the winning team earning $1,000 in scholarship funds.

  • APU Graduate and Aspiring Journalist Recognized at White House

    Just three weeks before Hunter Foote ’15 walked across the stage at Azusa Pacific’s commencement, she received an unexpected invitation to attend a White House event as a guest of honor in April 2015.

  • Coaching Character

    For John Verhoeven, joining APU's staff as the pitching coach was a quick decision made after announcing his retirement as the head baseball coach of 16 successful years at Biola University.