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’s pioneer programme expands

This academic year, we are expanding the opportunities for both pioneers and those who wish to learn more about pioneer ministry. Currently, up to thirty-five students have participated in ‘input classes’, which are half-termly meetings, timed to coordinate with our dispersed learners’ block weeks. As they meet through Zoom, the group hears a seminar from […]

Trinity Ordinand Sarah Lee Awarded British Empire Medal

On New Year’s Eve, Trinity ordinand Sarah Lee invited her parents, brother, and children to join her and her husband (Trinity ordinand Jonathan Lee) via Zoom for a surprising piece of news. Sarah had been awarded a British Empire Medal from the Queen for services to the community in Oundle, Northamptonshire. Just prior to her […]

Winner of student accommodation design announced

On Monday, Trinity’s Site Development Group chose a winner from among the five designers shortlisted to design our new student accommodation building. After the candidates made final virtual presentations, Bristol-based O’LearyGoss Architects was selected as the firm best suited to partner with Trinity on this project. ‘It has been a real honour to journey with […]

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 […]