Faculty and staff news
The Revd Canon Dr Adrian Chatfield, fellow of Ridley Hall, has been given the Dunstan Award for Prayer and the Religious Life for outstanding contributions to prayer and spiritual formation through the work of the Simeon Centre at the college.
Ridley’s Director of Pastoral Studies, Eeva John, writes about her recent trip to South Sudan to support the establishment of a church university.
Whether lay or ordained, old or young, new believers or experienced leaders, the way we learn for discipleship and ministry can be enhanced by emulating the ’training’ the disciples underwent at the side of Jesus, the ultimate teacher.
Tutor in mission and climber Paul Weston abseiled off the 13th century tower of St Mary’s church in Gainford, County Durham at the weekend.
In the months before Eeva John joined the staff team at Ridley, she became one of the first recipients of the Archbishop’s new Lanfranc Award for Education and Scholarship.
The new Principal of Ridley Hall, Rev Dr Michael Volland, was licensed by Stephen Conway, the Bishop of Ely at a joyful service on Wednesday 8th February.
Director of Faith in Business, the Revd Dr Richard Higginson, featured in a recent Radio 4 Sunday worship service with a theme of "My work station is my worship station".
The Board of Trustees of Ridley Hall is pleased to announce that the Revd Dr Michael Volland, our current Director of Context-based Training, has accepted the position of Principal, following the appointment of the Revd Canon Andrew Norman to the new post of Director of Ministry and Mission in the Diocese of Leeds.
The Revd Canon Andrew Norman, Principal of Ridley Hall, has been appointed to the new post of Director of Ministry and Mission in the Diocese of Leeds.