Archived Posts for Christine Nielsen-Craig

Dr Karen O’Donnell To Head Sarum College’s Centre for Contemporary Spirituality

Sarum College is pleased to announce the appointment* of Dr Karen O’Donnell as Coordinator of the Centre for Contemporary Spirituality at Sarum College. Dr O’Donnell is a feminist, ecumenical, practical theologian whose interdisciplinary research interests span theology, spirituality, and pedagogy. … Read more

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Exploring Truth from Sweden to Salisbury

By Dr Deborah Lewer I recently spent three memorable days in the delightful Swedish town of Uppsala with more than a hundred scholars from both sides of the Atlantic gathered to explore ‘The Place of Truth’ at the biennial conference … Read more

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Rowan Hisayo Buchanan Joins Sarum Symposium Panel

Rowan Hisayo Buchanan joins the prestigious line-up of authors on the panel of the Sarum Symposium, 22 October, from 6.30 to 8pm at Salisbury Guildhall. In an interview about her debut novel Harmless Like You, Buchanan says: ‘A lot of … Read more

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Bishop Alastair Redfern named new Chair of Sarum College Trustees

Sarum College is pleased to announce the appointment of The Rt Revd Dr Alastair Redfern as Chair of Sarum College Trustees. The former Bishop of Derby has expertise in the fields of theology, church history, social justice, clergy training, leadership … Read more

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Congratulations to Sarum Ordinands

‘One of the privileges and delights of our work together in the Sarum Centre for Formation in Ministry is our presence at ordinations,’ says The Rev Canon Professor James Woodward, Principal of Sarum College. ‘These services mark a culmination of … Read more

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Sarum Hosts new Homes for Swifts

Four new nesting boxes tucked under the eaves of Sarum’s East Wing building await Salisbury’s arrival of swifts this year. Swifts have long nested under the eaves of the College’s historic buildings, and elsewhere in the Cathedral Close. Around the country, … Read more

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Kentia, Ficus and Dracaena

Welcome to Kentia, Ficus and Dracaena – three new arrivals adding a bit of lushness to College decor. We’re grateful for these gifts from a generous Friend of Sarum College. Read more

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What Does it Mean to Be Easter People in Salisbury?

In ViaMedia.News (25.03.2018), The Revd Canon Prof James Woodward, Principal of Sarum College, Salisbury writes: In the gospel accounts of the resurrection, there is both fear and joy. Following Jesus is not a protection from the difficulties and challenges that … Read more

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Top tips from Preaching and Personality

We thought we’d share a few nuggets of wisdom from the Preaching and Personality course last week (9 March 2018), led by Paul Burden, Coordinator, Centre for Formation in Ministry. We are not invisible carriers of God’s message. Our personality … Read more

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Ecumenism at Work: Methodists and Baptist Leaders Begin Talks at Sarum

An international delegation of Baptist and Methodist pastors and academics begin a week of talks today at Sarum College representing the culmination of five years’ work. The denominations’ common history and heritage, theological issues, baptism and Christian initiation will be … Read more

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