News from and for alumni
Moule Memorial Day will be held this year on Wednesday 11th June 2014, featuring Jeremy Begbie as Moule Memorial Lecturer. Professor Begbie will speak on "Worship and Mystery: Handling a Contemporary Fashion".
Ridley Hall congratulates the Ven Roger Morris (Ry 1990-93) on his appointment as the new Bishop of Colchester and pray for Roger, Sally and their daughters as he looks to take up this new ministry.
Invitations to Moule Memorial Day on Wednesday 11th June 2014 will be going out to alumni in the next few weeks.
We were delighted to hear that Canon Dick Williams, who recently turned 83, received his PhD on January 23rd from Liverpool Hope University.
We are delighted to be welcoming back to Ridley the Revd Professor Jeremy Begbie as our Moule Memorial Lecturer for 2014.
The publication of a new book arising from a sabbatical taken at Ridley Hall has just been announced, hailed as ground-breaking.
It is with great sadness that we heard of the passing of Anne Barton, who trained at Ridley from 1987 to 1990.
We were very saddened to hear of the death of former Bishop of Coventry Colin Bennetts. Well known and loved for his caring and approachable style and his great sense of humour, Colin trained at Ridley in 1963 to 1965.
"Hey, Jude has become Britain's youngest Church of England priest aged just 24" - the newspaper headline pun was inevitable, perhaps! Jude Davis, who is serving in the parish of Doncaster Minister, in Yorkshire, is a wonderful example of the growing trend towards young vocations, highlighted recently on the Ridley website.