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Trinity offers new Pioneer Focus

Trinity College is now offering a Pioneer Focus, for those students who have been approved as ordained pioneer ministers, or who will be serving in a pioneering curacy. The first pioneer cohort, which is facilitated by mission tutor Rev Dr Howard Worsley, currently includes eight students, who are a mix of residential and full-time nonresidential […]

Welcome to new tutor Rev Dr Helen Collins

This autumn we are excited to welcome a new Tutor in Pastoral and Ministerial Studies. Rev Dr Helen Collins will be overseeing student placements, while also teaching pastoral theology and some aspects of Anglican formation. Tutor Sue Gent, who had been overseeing placements, will now become Director of Mixed Mode Training and continue as Director […]

Meet our 2017-18 student exec

Meet this year’s Student Exec! These students will be working to advocate for, build, and continually improve both the student experience and community life at college. To learn more about each of their roles at college, just click here.     

Learning to Disagree: Gender and Sexuality

Last winter, Trinity students participated in a plenary week that brought together speakers with a variety of perspectives on the issues surrounding gender and sexuality to address our students, who themselves hold a variety of perspectives. As the week unfolded, our students responded by providing both those invited to college and one another with the […]

Moving in to Carter?

While many of our students live in homes and flats in the various neighbourhoods of Bristol (often selected based on the location of their placement churches), perhaps you are among those who will live at college in the Carter building. In an average year, a close-knit community of between 15 and 20 students live in […]

Four facts about our postgrad programme that might surprise you

How much do you know about Trinity’s postgraduate research programme? We’ve had exciting advances and growth in this area in recent years at the college that include new technology, new opportunities for students, and a growing community of scholars who hope their research will impact the Church.   #1 Our growing postgrad community hails from […]

New: Foundation Award programme

Do you live in the Bristol area, and want to learn more about the Bible to deepen your Christian life and enhance your Christian ministry? Validated by Durham University, Trinity’s new Foundation Award can be completed in one or two years of part-time Tuesday evening classes. Foundation Award students can choose modules from those offered […]

End-of-term celebration slideshow

On Friday, 19 May 2017, the college community celebrated the end of the academic year together. The Student Exec organised a Summer Fete for the entire community on the front lawn, complete with Sumo suits, a bouncy castle, an ice cream van and candy floss machine, and an afternoon of sports day events and inter-pastoral […]

Meet our chaplains

This last academic year, we have introduced three new chaplains into the college community. Each chaplain is in college once a week, but can meet up with students at other times as well. They offer a listening, impartial ear to students, as well as a willingness to pray with and for them, whether students are […]

Trinity on the BBC

We were pleased to welcome the BBC to college for a few days recently to film segments for Songs of Praise, celebrating the ordination of the first women priests in 1994 and chatting with some of our female students currently preparing for ordination.  

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