Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Posts from February 2018

Our choir performs for the Archbishop of Canterbury

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby visited the World Council of Churches (WCC) in Geneva on 16 February WCC to celebrate its 70th anniversary.  Clare Amos who was involved in coordinating this event arranged for HTC choir to sing during the service where the Archbishop spoke on an “ecumenism of action”.  Our choir (with support from members of Emmanuel) sang a setting…

OPPORTUNITIES for YOUNG PEOPLE

 Our young people are invited to join in some events organised by other churches. Project compassion in Serbia, 30 March – 7 April, ages: 14–19 Youth Across Europe in Florence, 9-13 May, ages: 13-18 Juniors Across Europe in Clermont-Ferrand, 10-13 May, ages: 10-13 An Inter-Church Youth Group, meeting every Friday evening, from 6-9 pm, from 23 February until end June, mainly in…

The Clock – back in action

Geneva, February 2, 2018  In case it has escaped the notice of any of Holy Trinity’s congregation, the church clock is telling the time, for the first time since October 17, 2014, when it was removed for restoration at Geneva’s horological school. The clock has in fact been ticking unnoticed since before Christmas, but it was only on January 19, 2018 that…

LEARNING ABOUT THE ANGLICAN CHURCH – An activity for our younger members – 10 and 11 March

This event will take place at Holy Trinity Church during the weekend of Saturday 10 March and Sunday 11 March 2018. Programme SATURDAY 10 March Time 10am until 12.30 Activities – short talk, archive exhibition and quiz. This session is on the origins of our church and Anglicanism in 16th century Geneva and also the history of our present building Holy Trinity…

Breathing Space – Lenten Quiet Day 10th March

A day where you can pause, rest, and be alone with God in silence and prayer. Date: Saturday 10 March 9h30-16h30 Where: Cenacle: www.cenacle.ch (17, Prom. Charles-Martin, CH-1208 Genève) Cost: Suggested contribution 35CHF To Bring: Journal, bible, and pen; your own picnic lunch. Coffee, tea and light refreshments will be provided. RSVP: There are limited spaces so please register with Monica McKinlay…

Annual Congregational Meeting – 18 March

ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING: is on Sunday 18 March and there will be one morning service that day, Sung Eucharist at 10h. This will be followed by the meeting and there will be some refreshments afterwards. Nomination forms for Churchwardens, and members of the Church Council are available at the back of church. Also, it is important that we have an accurate Electoral…

Warm Welcome to our Organ Scholar

Mizue Fukushima is from Tokyo, Japan.  She came to Europe in 2002, to study at the Strasbourg Conservatoire where she won the organ prize in 2005. After a number of teaching and PR jobs in Thailand, she came back to Europe to the Upper Ghent Conservatory in Belgium.  Then in 2016 she began to study at the University of Music of Geneva.…