News & Events
We were delighted to hear this week of the Revd Liz Adekunle's appointment as the new Archdeacon of Hackney.
This year’s Moule Day was a little different. Instead of hosting it within the grounds of Ridley Hall, we were able to use the Lady Mitchell Hall on the Sidgwick Site of the University of Cambridge which allowed us to invite many more people.
We are delighted to announce the appointment of the Revd Dr Michael Volland as Director of Context-based Training. His responsibilities will span the training of all Ridley ordinands and iCYM students, as well as the teaching of other Federation students. He will also be working with dioceses and partner agencies in the development of our contextual training. He will move to Cambridge with his family at the end of August.
Four members of the Ridley community are taking on the "Tour of Cambridgeshire" to raise funds for our three Mission Partners.
'Best ever'. That is how several regular attenders described our 2015 spring conference.
A new book by former Bursar of Ridley, Richard Noble, has been published to warm reviews from reviewers and customers alike.
Henry Martyn [1781-1812], the great missionary translator, is commemorated in one of the quatrefoil windows of our Chapel balcony.
A former Ridleian (1978-80), the Rt Revd Dr Graham Kings, currently Bishop of Sherborne, has been appointed Mission Theologian in the Anglican Communion from July 2015.
It is with deep sadness, that on behalf of Kate’s family we share the news of her untimely death on Thursday 12 March. She had been living with the knowledge that she had an incurable sarcoma for 18 months, and despite chemotherapy and tough treatment, she maintained a positive spirit and “carried on as normal, as far as that was possible”.
Our Moule Memorial Lecture this year will be given by Revd Dr Christopher J H Wright, an alumnus of Ridley and the International Ministries Director of Langham Partnership International. His lecture is entitled “Declare his glory among the nations: Reading the Old Testament for Mission”.