Trinity College eNewsletter: Winter 2020

WATCH OUR NEWEST VIDEO

What is ‘dispersed learning’? Train for ordination by coming to Bristol for six block weeks a year, remaining embedded in your local context, and participating in weekly virtual seminars and pastoral groups with your cohort: http://bit.ly/2UPywkE.

 

RETREAT DAY

Last week, our residential community participated in a spiritual retreat day together. Students could choose from among eight options for the day led by a mix of faculty and students. Read more about the day >

 

ONE COUPLE, TWO TRAINING TRACKS

Ordinands Sarah and Jonathan Lee chose Trinity so Sarah could train in our residential learning community and so Jonathan could train through our dispersed learning option for more time in context. Read their story >

 

Coming up

RESEARCH CONFERENCE: 8-10 June 2020

Our postgraduate research students will be joining us in Aberdeen this year for our summer research conference, with student paper presentations and the opportunity to hear from a senior scholar.

OPEN DAY: 7 November 2020

Open Day for prospective students! Come and chat with our faculty and students, get a taste of what it could mean to study in community, and consider whether God may be calling you here. For more information, email admissions@trinitycollegebristol.ac.uk 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. […]