The Rev. Susan Shaffer has served faithfully in pastoral ministry within The Presbyterian Church in Canada. Since 1997, Susan has served as Associate Secretary, Ministry and Church Vocations at the national office, and has undertaken this work prayerfully, diligently and with a deep commitment to the wellbeing of the Church. The degree of Doctor of Divinity (honoris causa) will be conferred upon Susan at the Presbyterian College Convocation on May 9 at The Church of St. Andrew and St. Paul in Montreal.
Supported by the PCC, the Rev. Dr. Paul McLean has been serving as a Bible Translation Adviser in partnership with The Presbyterian Church in Taiwan and the Bible Society in Taiwan, since 2012. The degree of Doctor of Divinity (honoris causa) will be conferred upon Paul at the 175th Knox College Convocation on May 8, 2019. The degree is in recognition of outstanding service in the completed and ongoing work of Bible translation together with the translation teams of The Presbyterian Church in Taiwan.