Faculty of Divinity Virtual Convocation Ceremony: May 18, 2021

Posted: April 29, 2021

Trinity College’s Faculty of Divinity Convocation 2021 will be held virtually on Tuesday, May 18 at 7 pm EDT.

At the ceremony, graduands from the Faculty of Divinity will receive their degrees, awarded conjointly by Trinity College and the University of Toronto. Trinity College will also confer an Honorary Fellowship upon Archbishop Colin Johnson, and an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Divinity upon Archbishop Mark MacDonald. Archbishop Colin Johnson will deliver the Convocation address.

All are welcome to join us online. Registration is required (click here). A link to the virtual ceremony will be sent to registered attendees on May 17, 2021. All guests will also be invited to join in a Zoom reception following the ceremony. If you have any questions, please contact provoffice@trinity.utoronto.ca.

Register: Virtual Divinity Convocation 2021
Archbishop Colin Johnson

Colin Johnson

Trinity College will confer an Honorary Fellowship (honoris causa) upon The Most Rev’d Colin Johnson, in recognition of his long and distinguished leadership in the Anglican Church of Canada and the wider global Anglican Communion, and his championing of many important initiatives for the Diocese of Toronto; for his generous mentorship of seminarians and of students in the Faculty of Divinity of Trinity College, where he is an esteemed and respected graduate and member of the community.

The Most Rev’d Colin Johnson is the former Anglican Metropolitan of Ontario and Archbishop of Toronto and Moosonee.




Archbishop Mark MacDonald
Mark MacDonald

Photo by Michael Hudson for General Synod Communications

Trinity College will confer a Doctor of Divinity (honoris causa) upon The Most Rev’d Mark MacDonald, in recognition of his significant leadership to both the Anglican Church of Canada and the World Council of Churches; as well as for his service, following the publication of the TRC report, in building relations between indigenous and settler peoples, and promoting the implementation of the report’s Calls to Action.

The Most Rev’d Mark MacDonald is the National Indigenous Anglican Archbishop.