DDO Newsletter, September 2016

balloons4croppedThis autumn, we welcomed 63 new full-time students and 17 new part-time students to Trinity, a record intake for the college.

Read one new student’s thoughts as he embarks on his first week of theological college, and considers how God can use anyone, just as they are.

 

Upcoming Events

OPEN DAY, 12 November 2016

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

It’s Your Call, 10 December 2016

This event is aimed at 16-30s wondering if God is calling them to work for a church, serve in a pioneering ministry, or something else. The day will include prayer, workshops, stories, and opportunities to ask loads of questions. Find out more.

Whether or not you have an ordinand at Trinity, you are always welcome to visit us: just call 0117 968 0254 or email Nicola Willcocks.

 

 

Recent News

Trinity’s postgraduate research conference welcomes Rev Dr Walter Moberly.

Rev Dr Howard Worsley on how to share the Bible with children.

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 […]