Monthly Archives: February 2015

A Canadian Experience

Mark Manterfield Join us on Wednesday March 4th for Sarum College Bursar Mark Manterfield’s talk about his experiences last summer with indigenous Christians in Canada. In the summer of 2014 Mark Manterfield spent three weeks in Canada, during two of which he attended … Read more

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James Steven to Give 2015 Vasey Lecture

James Steven, Academic Dean and Director of Liturgy and Worship at Sarum College, is giving the 2015 Vasey Lecture at St John’s College in Durham at 7.30pm on Monday 23 February on the subject ‘Anabaptist Daily Prayer: A 21st Century Synthesis of … Read more

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Principal Post at Sarum College

The Trustees of Sarum College are seeking to appoint a Principal. Click for more information and details of how to apply. Read more

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Faith in Wolf Hall

I hope all our first-year students studying ‘Introduction to Christian Doctrine and History’ have been watching BBC1’s latest costume drama epic based on the Hilary Mantel novels, ‘Wolf Hall’. Unlike some previous romps into this tumultuous period in our history, … Read more

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Sarum College and STETS Merge – New Era of Excellence in Theological Education

The merger of Sarum College and the former Southern Theological Education and Training Scheme (STETS) became official on 1 February 2015, heralding a new era of excellence in theological education and reflection.   “Our education programmes offer lay and ordained … Read more

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Book Launch with Professor Mary Grey

Professor Mary Grey delighted a packed Cavell room to launch the third book in her trilogy on peace in the Middle East. She addressed the question “where is the Holy Spirit in the collapse of the Arab Spring?” Not long ago there … Read more

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Bookshop Bestsellers: January 2015

Judging by January’s bestsellers, Lent is fast approaching. There are some lovely poetry and meditation books for Lent and Easter available, many of which made our top ten bestsellers. Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s Lent book for 2015, ‘In God’s Hands’, has proven … Read more

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Book of the Month: February 2015

The Journey by John Pritchard I sometimes find myself wishing I could hear the tone of voice in which Jesus spoke – especially to his disciples. Was “O ye of little faith” a rebuke – perhaps in the stentorian tones … Read more

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Learning to Walk in the Dark: An Evening with Barbara Brown Taylor

“I will give you the treasures of darkness, and riches hidden in secret places.” Isaiah 45.3 Monday 6 July, 6.30pm to 8pm Do you sometimes feel as if the lights have gone off in your life, leaving you to find … Read more

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