DDO Newsletter, January 2018

Have you seen our new video?

A taste of what it can mean to prepare for ministry in community at Trinity. (Click on the image to watch it, or visit http://bit.ly/2AP1J1C.)

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

3 February 2018

Send your candidates to experience an Open Day at Trinity – tour the college, meet current students, interact with our faculty members. For more information, email admissions or call 0117 968 0254.

20 February 2018

Interview Day for non-residential training: meet current full-time non-residential students and learn more about how studying through Trinity could benefit your ministry. To register, call Sue Gent on 0117 968 0244 or email s.gent@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk.

21 March 2018

Join us for a DDO Visit Day, when you can see Trinity first-hand, and learn more about what’s happening now at college to prepare our ordinands. For more information, email admissions or call 0117 968 0254.

 

 

“I began to see that living in the kingdom of Jesus is living in paradox. Jesus transformed the very nature of this world through his redemption and reconciliation and yet there is still pain and longing in this world. The kingdom is the paradox of the now and the not yet.

Read more from second-year pioneer ordinand John White, Guildford Diocese.

 

 

Recent News

Ordinands engage with Orthodox Christianity >

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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 […]