Trinity College eNewsletter, Summer 2016


Residential at Trinity: When moving to college means moving out of your comfort zone

We place our ordinands into mentoring church relationships in the deprived neighbourhoods, city centre, and suburban areas of Bristol, and they are stretched to grow in ways they’d never imagined. Read more here.

School of Leadership Completes First Year

Find out why Trinity began to offer a School of Leadership, learn more about its core teacher, and hear from two students about how a year of leadership training has impacted them. Read more here.

Rev Dr David Firth Joins Trinity’s Faculty

We are pleased to announce that Rev Dr David Firth will join Trinity’s faculty this September as tutor in Old Testament. Read more here.


Upcoming Events

8 October 2016

Exploring Ordination: This day-long event will be held in partnership with New Wine, CPAS, and Bristol Diocese. More details to come, or contact our Admissions Office.

12 November 2016

Open Day for prospective students! Come and chat with our faculty, meet current students, sit in on a class, and consider whether God may be calling you here to deepen your Christian knowledge and practice for better service to his Kingdom. For more information, contact Nicola Willcocks or phone 0117 968 0254.

Latest blog posts

Trinity welcomes new tutor Revd Dr Donna Lazenby

We are pleased to announce that after Easter the Revd Dr Donna Lazenby will be joining Trinity College Bristol as Co-Vice Principal and Director of Formation.   ‘Donna is an outstanding young theologian and teacher, and has made a significant national contribution to formation for ministry already. As well as lecturing, Donna will be part […]

COVID-19 update (Nov 2020)

What’s been happening at Trinity through the autumn term? What will a second lockdown in England look like at college? [Read our current risk assessment] In developing our COVID response, Trinity has remained committed to the importance of learning in community and maintaining our physical community as much as we can whilst following safety precautions […]

Black History Month at Trinity

Our BAME student group has posted around college portraits and photos of significant Black Christians who have influenced faith across the UK–ten people from a variety of denominations and spheres of society. Each poster at college highlights a different person, along with a QR code so students can access an article to read more about […]

Theology, fantasy, and The Last Dragon Rider

Trinity student Luke Aylen has written a series of three older children/young adult fantasy adventure novels, the third of which (The Last Dragon Rider) comes out today. Here he discusses the book, fantasy literature, and theology.   Q: Can you tell us a little about yourself?  A: I’m often known as a serial-hobbyist and all-round creative. […]