Week three; year one! – Student eye views

Below are two student accounts of their first few weeks at the College of the Resurrection.    Theresa of Avila says, ‘The important thing is not to think much but to love much, and so do that which best stirs you to ... Read more


8th Annual Walter Tapper Lecture

This week saw the 8th Annual Walter Tapper Lecture. The speaker was Nicholas Mynheer and he talked about Art and Faith, Liturgical space and the Hope in the Resurrection.   "Art can speak ... Read more


Orate 2019-2020

Ordinand                                  Diocese   First Year   Francesca Vernon                                                           Oxford James Scott  ... Read more


An Extraordinary Day in Mirfield

It’s been a wonderful day here in Mirfield. Midday saw the licensing of Bishop Mark by Leeds Diocesan Bishop Nick, followed by a fabulous buffet lunch for the College, the brethren and all guests. The afternoon has seen serious tea and cake, followed by the official welcome and blessing of ... Read more


Chaplaincy Placement

The gospels are full of stories of Jesus healing those who are sick, and so care for those who are sick and dying has always been an integral part of Christian ministry. Annie Bolger and Neil Brunskill have spent the last four weeks on placement with George Spencer and the ... Read more


ORATE 2019

We are pleased to publish the Orate for our students being ordained Deacon or Priest this year. Please hold them in your prayers. TO  THE  DIACONATE Paul Fitzpatrick                              Southwark              ... Read more


Former student returns as Principal.

Bishop Mark Sowerby is to be the next Principal of the College of the Resurrection in succession to Fr Peter Allan CR, who will retire at the end of the academic year. With his wife, Ruth, he will move ... Read more


A visit from the BBC

Friday 22nd March saw a change to normal College life with the arrival of the BBC. Scheduled for 2 p.m., they arrived at 4 pm (!) with cameras and sound equipment and Gareth Malone. They recorded an interview with Fr Peter and filmed ... Read more


Face The Different

Sometimes it is worth to step out of the familiar and face the foreign. There is a lot to learn. About God, about the world, about ourselves. Here in England ... Read more


Walsingham Pilgrimage

On Friday 8th March Fr John gave his blessing and waved off Brother Thomas and 9 students from the College for the annual weekend pilgrimage to Walsingham Throughout the year, candles burn for many ... Read more