'Mary' by Rev'd Ally Barrett reverendally.org This reflection on the readings for the fourth week of advent is written by Hannah Marie Richardson, a first year ordinand on the MPhil pathway at Westcott House. There’s a lot of marketing at Christmas which sells the ‘fuzzy feeling’ we’re supposed to get this time of year; by buying a certain product or shopping … Continue reading Ordinand Reflection for Advent 4
Sermon preached at Great St Mary's Church, Cambridge, on Gaudete Sunday, the third Sunday of Advent by Wim Kuiper, a Westcott Ordinand from the diocese of Europe. Today, the third Sunday of Advent is in the church known as Gaudete Sunday, Sunday of Joy. The name is taken from a Bible verse that says ‘Rejoice in the Lord always’. … Continue reading Ordinand Sermon – Advent 3
1st year ordinand and doctoral student Peter Heath reflects on his formational journey so far in relation to the message of St John the Baptist. Saint John the Baptist, Carlo Crivelli 1476 (Permission for use under Creative Commons license - property of the National Gallery) “The voice of one crying out in the wilderness:‘Prepare the … Continue reading Ordinand Reflection for Advent 2
Rachael Gledhill writes about her time spent with the Delhi Brotherhood this summer as part of Westcott's exchange program.
Article and artwork by Christine Campbell, second year ordinand. How do you make space for Advent as an ordinand? Although term finished near the beginning of Advent, many of us still have essays to write, church placements to experience and every growing piles of books to read. The days of December seem to speed past … Continue reading Making space in Advent