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

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, […]