Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Posts from May 2020

31st May 10.30 Pentecost – Sunday Service

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Poem for Pentecost – Alan Amos

Gracious Spirit enter your home anoint our senses one by one; restore our sight when inly blind we tread dark corridors of the mind, restore our taste for things divine most surely found in bread and wine, restore our sharing in these things of holiness,   may angel wings hover above, around us still defeating every thought of ill. May the scent of beauty’s flowers…

Thursday morning BCP Eucharist 10h

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International friendship survives across closed borders

Although the French are now in semi-de-confinement, our borders with Switzerland are still closed and communication with our Geneva friends still difficult.  I was therefore very happy when Elizabeth and Pierre Laravoire had the delightfully ingenious idea of inviting me to share an aperitif with them across the small closed border in Sauverny.  We ‘met’ in beautiful weather one evening and drank our respective…

Masks make money…….

Our new fundraiser idea – the craft group are busy making masks – in cotton, double thickness and machine washable! On sale at only 10chf per piece from the church office. Current guidance here in Geneva from the Federal Office of Public Health is that now we are out and about a little more that we should wear a mask if you…

Ascension days… past. Recollection by Simone Meyer

For many years we would go up the mountain (aux Monts Voirons) to celebrate a Eucharist service on Ascension Day.That happened several years with The Revd. Mervyn Puleston, also with The Revd. Mike French and once with the Revd. Sue Nightingdale.The weather would dictate where the celebration took place.In the open air, outside the Sanctuary, facing Mont Blanc. Or, the Sisters would…

ZOOM Security Update!

There are always concerns about cyber security and we would urge all parishioners to contact the church office if they have concerns about Zoom before sharing information with others. There is a lot of misinformation about and most of the highly publicised issues have been either fixed or shown not to be accurate. We have provided a summary below of what ZOOM…