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

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, […]