DDO Newsletter, Winter 2019

Trinity announces new principal

We are delighted to announce that the Revd Dr Sean Doherty will be our next principal. We made the announcement to students on 5 February, with the opportunity to meet with Sean and his wife, Gaby. Read more here.

What does Trinity offer pioneer students?

“Trinity trains you for ministry in a holistic and in-depth way. My time here has been invaluable.” – Lucy Howarth, pioneer minister. What does it mean to join a pioneering cohort at Trinity? Read more about pioneer ministry at Trinity >

Upcoming events

3 April: DDO Day

Join us at college to get a taste of life within the college community, schedule meetings with your ordinands, find out more about dispersed learning at Trinity.

4 April: Non-residential training interview day

Send your prospective ordinands considering training without relocating to learn more about dispersed learning at Trinity.

To register for either event, contact admissions@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk or 0117 968 0254.

Recent news

Student blog: When God speaks through community.

January spirituality retreat day, through the eyes of our students.

During a plenary week, Trinity students reflect on race and the church.





Latest blog posts

Sept 2020 COVID-19 update

3 September 2020 This week we officially reopen our buildings to staff and tutors, and look forward to welcoming our new students for a modified Welcome Week from 12 September. We want to uphold the quality of the formation and education we provide, while operating within the parameters of what is safe and healthy, with […]

New book from Trinity alumnus on the Church of England and racism

An Anglican priest based in Manchester, Revd A.D.A. France-Williams is the author of Ghost Ship: Institutional Racism and the Church of England, which is available beginning today from SCM Press. Below he shares some thoughts about an ambiguity that exists in the country and the church for its black and minority ethnic members. So there […]

Giving a night a week to learn more about God

Having tried my hardest to give up RE GCSE at school I never would have predicted I’d end up studying theology, ministry and mission at university level, but God had other plans.

Telling the stories of God’s faithfulness

Our family would not be at Trinity College Bristol today, where Justin has been teaching Christian doctrine for eight years and I’ve helped with the college’s communications work for five, apart from the faithfulness of God. As I’ve watched the world shift under all our feet, it helps me to remember that. In Joshua 4, […]