Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Posts from June 2020

SUNDAY 10.30 am Service

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Taizé Worship- in Church at 6pm – do join us either in person or online

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Hope and Healing

Hope helps to cope better Especially in difficult times That’s when we need to surrender And healing comes with sounds of chimes. Healing doesn’t come on its own It needs the antidote which is hope Once you have it, you walk with a crown And that is based on faith and good cope. Both are equally important components Healing increases hope, and…

TEAM WORK ………

360 sandwiches made before 10.30 this morning!!!Rather than preparing a hot lunch at the Jardin de Montbrillant this month we made sandwiches and fruit packs to comply with COVID regulations.Great team work!

An anecdote for St Peter and St Paul – Valerie Offord

HTC Service 28 June St Peter and St Paul Some years ago in my previous parish in Kidlington, Oxfordshire there lived  an retired priest Canon Whye   who often helped out at church services – a perfect gentleman who would politely greet you in the street by doffing his hat if on foot  or by stepping off his bicycle. One day on the…

Ecology, Eucharist and cheesecake

To make a cheese cake we need ingredients provided for us from a long chain of beings – grass, bees, cows, farmers, shopkeeper and so on All of Creation worked together to make our cheesecake happen. We talked about this at Junior Church this weekend Like the Eucharist, fruits of the earth and of humans’ work turned through thanksgiving into spiritual food.…

Lockdown poetry

One of our congregation has turned to poetry writing during Lockdown – Edith Tanner Better than birds Birds are in the wild and flying high Now and then they make themselves heard. Whenever you look up you see them in the sky You start thinking what kind of a bird? Knowing God who loves his creation Flying on planes takes us to…

The Trinity and the Swiss French Border…..

Last Sunday with the young people we discussed the Trinity. Question : what is the link between the border ( like the ones surrounding Geneva) and the Holy Trinity ? We found out that Borders are human constructs which protect, help to distinguish but are of course not perfect because they divide.In contrast the Holy Trinity is Perfect Unity and Perfect Love…

Photo Book – huge thanks from Alex and Geraldine

Greetings to everyone today celebrating the joyous Feast of the Most Holy Trinity – your ‘Feast of Title’!  It is a day of many happy memories for me, the particularly intense ones being of the last few years when I was privileged to be with you for this festival.  And by happy chance Geraldine and I received yesterday the wonderful book of…