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CALL Online Courses

The Center for Anglican Learning and Leadership’s (CALL) online courses are offered throughout the year and are designed so that you can participate at your own pace and at your own time.

Each course is 7 weeks, each week a separate lesson. Continuing Education Units are offered at the rate of 2 CEUs per course. Students from across The Episcopal Church and beyond join experienced online instructors in creating a classroom environment of respect and mutual learning.

  • Courses are open to anyone, lay or ordained, of any denomination or none.
  • Review our CALL FAQs for more information about how online classes work.
  • All courses are subject to cancellation should the minimum registration limit not be met.
  • Contact the CALL office via email with any questions.

CALL Classes for 2022-2023

Fall: Sept 12-Oct 31    Registration for Fall classes opens on July 20

  • Church History: Anglican Identity with Rev. Daniel London Registration for this class is now closed.
  • The Diaconate with Dr. Rod Dugliss
  • Systematic Theology with Dr. Stephan Quarles
  • Facing Choices: Ethics in the Anglican Tradition with Rev. Austin Leininger Registration for this class is now closed.
  • Navigating Conflict: Speaking the Truth in Love with Rev. Alex Leach 
  • Canon Law and Polity with Rev. Thomas Ferguson Registration for this class is now closed.
  • The Parables with Rev. Laurent Lokitakatshi-Odjango 
  • Introduction to the Book of Common Prayer with Dr. Melissa Hartley
  • Theology, Justice & Intersectionality with Rev. Francisco Garcia
  • Orientation to the Old Testament with Dr. Donn Morgan

Winter: Jan 23-March 13, 2023

  • The Pentateuch with Rev. Kamilah Sharp
  • New Testament Introduction with Rev. Laurent Lokitakatshi-Odjango 
  • Church History: Wisdom for Mission with Dr. Bradley Peterson 
  • Images of Diakonia with Rev. Phina Borgeson
  • Liturgical Leadership with Dr. Melissa Hartley
  • Praying the Old Testament with Dr. Donn Morgan
  • Pastoral Care with Marginalized Communities with Rev. Sarah Price

Spring: April 10-May 29

  • The Prophets with Rev. Kamilah Sharp
  • What We Believe: Theology in the Anglican Tradition with Dr. John Kater
  • Changing Church: Missional Practices and/for Beloved Community with Rev. Kyle Oliver
  • The Anglican Bible: Scriptural Conversation & Formation with Dr. Donn Morgan
  • The Diaconal Hermeneutic with Dr. Rod Dugliss
  • Introduction to Liberation Theology with Dr. Francisco Garcia
  • Church History: Reformation To Episcopal Church with Dr. Bradley Peterson
  • The Sensual Gospel of John: Experiencing the Fourth Gospel through the Five Senses with Rev. Dan London


Course Fees:

$245 Standard Rate
$215 Partner Rate (Includes members of AED and students from our partner local formation dioceses. For more information on this rate, please contact your diocesan local formation coordinator)

A few notes about registration:

For New Students: You will be prompted to set up a new account. If you have any issues with logging in once your account is created, DO NOT set up another account. Contact the CALL office.

For Previously Registered Students: Use the same SONIS login to register, not your Moodle login.

For New Local Formation Students: If you are new to the program, your local formation coordinator will contact us and we will create your account and notify you. Please do not create another another account.

Please note that we are using a new registration system for CALL and we will no longer be able to accept registrations without credit card payment.

Contact if you have questions or need assistance.

For AED members, please note that we are using a new system for registration. Register with the Standard Rate and we will confirm your membership with the Rev. Dcn. Catherine Costas, Membership Director. Once we have confirmed your membership, we will refund the discount amount to your credit card. Questions? Contact

The Association for Episcopal Deacons, as a partner with CALL in developing and providing resources for diaconal formation and continuing education, recommends those courses marked “AED” for deacons and candidates for vocational diaconate.

Canon Law – Online Video Course

This online class will provide a general introduction to the function of canonical law in the Episcopal Church, including the historical roots and scope of law in the church as well as the larger legal context of the church institution. The lectures will include a review of Title IV the Canons of the Episcopal Church dealing with the procedures for clergy discipline and is intended to satisfy the requirement of Canon III.8.5(h)(3) for individuals seeking ordination to the Priesthood.

Materials recommended: Constitution and Canons, 2018 edition available in print from Church Publishing or on line on The Episcopal Church website.

The Rev. Roderick McAulay (M. Div. CDSP ’99) is a retired priest in the Diocese of Northern California, having served as Rector at St.  Stephen’s, Sebastopol. He has chaired the Diocesan Commission on Ministry and has served as the Presiding Judge of the Ecclesiastical Court for his Diocese and as a member of the four-diocese Disciplinary Board in northern California. Prior to studying for the priesthood he practiced law for twenty-seven years and is a graduate of Stanford Law School

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