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New Icon of St Benedict

July 9, 2014 @ 23:00
A new icon of St Benedict now adorns the staircase in the Hall. The icon was was specially painted for St Benet's by Br Alex Echeandía Loro of the Monastery of the Incarnation in Peru. In the icon St Benedict is holding his Rule, from which it is the custom of the Hall to hear a short reading before dinner. Br Alex began training as an iconographer in Colombia before...

Alumni Sunday Lunch and Guest Speaker Event, 21 September 2014

July 8, 2014 @ 23:00
The University of Oxford's alumni weekend in Oxford takes place this year from 19-21 September.  As part of this weekend, we will be hosting a special Sunday Lunch and Guest Speaker Event for our alumni and friends on Sunday 21st September, 12.30pm.  We are delighted to announce that our guest speaker will be alumnus His Excellency Philip McDonagh, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Ireland to the OSCE, Vienna. Bookings are now...

End of Year Schools' Dinner

July 8, 2014 @ 23:00
The Hall celebrated the completion of the Schools (finals) season with a dinner for our leaving undergraduates, graduates, visiting students, their tutors and members of staff. The Hall wishes all our leavers well on their exam results and future endeavours....

Alumni News - Ordination of Rev'd Fr Christopher Johnson

July 7, 2014 @ 23:00
On Trinity Sunday 15 June, alumnus the Rev’d Fr Christopher Johnson was ordained to the priesthood of the Church of England at York Minster. Christopher celebrated his first mass the following day in the parish church of St Peter and St Paul, Pickering, where he is assistant curate. Pictured at the ordination are (left to right): Nicholas Hanson (Junior Dean), Christopher Lake (alumnus), Michael Sherlock (alumnus), Rev’d Fr Christopher Johnson...