Trinity News, Spring 2018

You can download a pdf to read the entire spring 2018 Trinity News.

 

This issue includes:

  • Why is peacemaking so hard? Reflections on ‘Blessed are the Peacemakers’ from Tutor in Pastoral and Ministerial Studies Rev Dr Helen Collins.
  • Finding Jesus in a hot meal: Bristol’s Wild Goose CafĂ© provides unconditional acceptance and practical services to those who’ve become marginalised. Its ministry is also having an impact on Trinity ordinands.
  • A new book honours John Nolland: A recently published volume honours Rev Prof John Nolland’s contribution to the field of New Testament studies.

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