DDO Newsletter, Summer 2017

Did you know that our ordinands have an option to pursue a research programme (MTh or PhD) as part of their ordination training? Read more here.

 

Upcoming Events

NT Wright, 28 June 2017: Later this month, author and scholar NT Wright will join our postgraduate students for their annual conference, and also offer a public lecture. For more information click here.

Open Day, 4 November 2017: Send your prospective students to experience an Open Day at Trinity–tour the college, meet current students, interact with our faculty members, and get a taste of what it could mean to study in community. Please email admissions@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk or call 0117 968 0254 to book a place.

 

‘The thing that struck me about Trinity was the very vibrant community life. I recognised that part of the education is the community aspect. The staff genuinely felt welcoming and interested in me as a person, and it feels like the college is going in a really healthy direction. It is a vibrant place to be.’

– Sam Rylands, ordinand from London Diocese. Read Sam’s story 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 […]