Sarum College News

Three Challenges Before the Tomb: Prof Liz Stuart’s Address to Sarum Graduates

Sometimes when I look in a mirror I wonder if I am looking at a dinosaur, not only because from a certain angle I bear a startling resemblance to an elderly stegosaurus, but because I wonder if my profession is … 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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Immerse Yourself in Poetry this Spring

Sarum College will host a poetry festival on the theme of Believing in Poetry, May 5 and 6. With talks on the value of poetry, poetry and prayer, and the war poets in 2018, as well as poetry readings from the early morning to late night in the Victorian Chapel, the festival is wonderful chance to immerse yourself in poetry. Read more

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Bookshop Bestsellers: February 2018

Dust That Dreams of Glory by Michael Mayne (edited by Joel Huffstetler), Canterbury Press £10.99 On the Third Day York Course Booklet by John Pritchard, York Courses £3.99 Lentwise by Paula Gooder, Church House Publishing £6.99 Dirty Glory by Pete … Read more

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Is the Church of England Ageist?

“In some organisations, but particularly the churches, there can be a tendency to stereotype older people as being resistant to change, lacking creativity, overcautious, slow in judgement making, uninterested in change and difficult to motivate into different ways of looking … Read more

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Book of the Month: March 2018

Things That Make for Peace by Bishop Peter Price Bishop Peter Price’s book, “The things that make for peace – a Christian peacemaker in a world of war” was launched on the same day as the Winter Olympics, marked by … Read more

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Congratulations to Dr Jane Shaw on Oxford Appointment

Sarum College offers our warmest congratulations to Jane Shaw on her appointment as Principal of Harris Manchester College. ‘Dr Shaw is a skilled and creative public intellectual with a passion for learning,’ says Canon Professor James Woodward, Sarum College Principal. … Read more

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Sarum Student Celebrates Prestigious Book Award

A Sarum MA student is celebrating after a book she edited and contributed to won a prestigious American award. Laura Beres, who is studying for an MA in Christian Spirituality, edited Practising Spirituality: Reflections on Meaning Making in Personal and … Read more

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Housekeeping Assistant Vacancy

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Housekeeping Assistant vacancy. To find out more about the post of Housekeeping Assistant, please see the following documents: Housekeeping Assistant Job Description and Person Specification Sarum College Application Form (Adobe PDF or Microsoft … Read more

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Book Launch with James Steven

Join Sarum College Bookshop for the launch of James Steven’s book from the Joint Liturgical Studies, Ambrose of Milan on Baptism: A study of De Sacramentis and De Mysteriis. Thursday 8 March 2018, 12.15pm to 1pm James Steven is Academic … Read more

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