DDO Newsletter, January 2017

SOL3The School of Leadership completes its first year, and continues to set Trinity apart as a college responding to the challenges of our current mission context. Read more here.

 

Upcoming Events

Open Day, 4 February 2017: Send your candidates to experience an Open Day at Trinity – tour the college, meet current students, interact with our faculty members. Please email admissions@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk or call 0117 968 0254 to book a place.

DDO Day, 30 March 2017: Join us for a day to experience worship, pastoral groups, chat with students, sit in on the School of Leadership, and participate in a Q&A with Emma Ineson, Howard Worsley, and Sue Gent to learn more about Trinity’s vision as well as academic and practical training opportunities. Contact n.willcocks@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk for more information.

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‘[At Trinity we] daily choose to live out the values Jesus shares in the Beatitudes, remembering that his Kingdom is always bigger and bolder than we dare to imagine–and that it is lived out in community.’

– Helen O’Sullivan, ordinand from Winchester Diocese. Read Helen’s reflections on what it means to study in community here.

Latest blog posts

Habakkuk: Trusting God through injustice

Trinity Tutor in Old Testament Rev Dr David Firth discusses how Habakkuk wrestles with the difficulty of continuing to trust in God whilst living in a situation of ongoing oppression and injustice, with ideas as to how you might preach and teach this lesser known book. For those unfamiliar with Habakkuk, can you provide a […]

Race and the Church

During a diversity plenary week, Trinity students thought more deeply about issues related to disability, race, and the church. Three Trinity students shared their own personal reflections regarding race and church with our community. Mary Hotchkiss is an ordinand completing a Diploma in Theology, Ministry and Mission. No person of colour is the same, nor […]

New principal announced

We are delighted to announce that the Revd Dr Sean Doherty will be the next principal of Trinity College. The announcement was made today to students at college, with the opportunity afterward to meet and chat with Sean and his wife, Gaby. Sean has served as Tutor in Ethics at St Mellitus College in London […]

Retreat Day, through the eyes of our students

On Wednesday, 30 January, our students participated (along with students and faculty from Bristol Baptist College) in a college retreat day. They chose from among eleven options for the day, which included a cycling pilgrimage, an off-site Quiet Day, a Franciscan walk through Leigh Woods, an artistic session on Bible journalling, a songwriters’ retreat, a […]