The essence of the College of the Resurrection, Mirfield in three words…

  Prologue What is it like at Mirfield? Of course, any description reflects the interests and character of the person answering. So the real answer is, “Come and see!” But here is an attempt to point to some distinctive things in just three words… Formationship A consultation involving members of a diocese and representatives ... Read more


From Mirfield to California

I had the opportunity to spend the Advent Term on exchange at the Church Divinity School Pacific, California and what a treat it was! The CDSP community was very different in nature to the CoR community but special in its ... Read more


Holy Week at Mirfield

Holy Week at the College of the Resurrection is a powerful and moving celebration of the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Beginning our journey on the eve of Palm Sunday, we live together through the experience of Holy Week. From Maundy Thursday we ... Read more


Mother Jennifer’s Licensing

On Sunday a group of our students travelled up to the Cathedral at Newcastle upon Tyne to support Mother Jennifer at her licensing which took place during Evensong. Around 20 supporters from the College attended. We wish her well. Read more


Advent Message

Rightly or wrongly there has been much criticism of the Brexit process and much of that criticism has focused on the perceived lack of preparation. Too many issues seemed, to observers, to have been neglected until the last moment. Somewhat similarly, Christmas catches ... Read more


College Academic Programmes

The college has an enviable reputation both for high academic standards and for enabling those with little prior formal learning to fulfil their potential. Over the years this has been greatly helped by partnerships with Leeds and Sheffield universities. Our present partnership with Sheffield will be coming to an end, as ... Read more


New Post For M Jennifer (and Georgia)

Yesterdy the news was broken that the Revd Dr Jennifer Cooper is to be Director of IME Phase 2 for the Dioceses of Newcastle and Durham, with effect from January 1, 2019. As you might well guess, in the College we have received ... Read more


Advent Term Begins

A warm welcome to all new and returning students, along with their families, as we begin the Advent term of a new academic year. We very much look forward to building new and continuing relationships and friendships as we live, work and worship together at the College. We will have the opportunity ... Read more


Appointment of Dean of Pastoral Studies

It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of The Revd Dr. Tony Carroll. Tony joined the College of the Resurrection, having previously taught philosophy and theology at Heythrop College, University of London, since 2004. He is a specialist in social theory, philosophy ... Read more