Trinity College eNewsletter, Winter 2017


The Challenge of Community

It can change everything to learn about God while living in community. A blog post from student Helen O’Sullivan.


joncoutts3-longWhat Does It Mean to Forgive?

A Q&A with Tutor in Theology and Ethics Rev Dr Jon Coutts about his new book, A Shared Mercy: Karl Barth on Forgiveness and the Church (Intervarsity Press). Read more here.


nam-longFrom Hong Kong to Bristol

Why Mark Nam and his family moved from their home and 2,000-member church in Hong Kong to join the Trinity community. Click here to read their story.

Upcoming Events

Open Day on 4 February 2017 for prospective students! Come and chat with our faculty and students, get a taste of what it means to study in community, and consider whether God may be calling you here. 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 […]