Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

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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…

A city without love is like a city without water…….

Our very own Clare Amos who is the honorary director of lay discipleship in the Diocese in Europe, looks back on a 40-year association with Jerusalem, which began with a gap year in 1970 and included time as course director in the city’s St George’s College. Check out the Anglican News Blog: http://www.anglicannews.org/blogs/2018/01/a-city-without-love-is-like-a-city-without-water.aspx Or read on: “A city without love is like…

29 Jul – 11 Aug: Oxford University Theology Summer School

Here is an exciting opportunity to study theology with leading academics from Oxford and elsewhere in the beautiful setting of Christ Church, Oxford. The Department of Continuing Education Theology Summer school has been running for 25 years and draws students from all over the world and from a wide variety of Christian denominations. The theme for 2018 is : RENEWING THE SACRED…

BUILDING TOMORROW – the church fabric project

We needed a name for our church renovation project and last week Council chose ‘Building Tomorrow’.  A short and simple name which encapsulates our plans for a church fit for the future. There were many other great suggestions focusing around the theme of renewal and also some linking to our new logo with tree metaphors.  Some ideas included the name Trinity such…

Archive Request

If you have any unwanted photographs of events that took place in Holy Trinity at any time in the past (especially if you know the dates) would you please let Valerie Offord or Christine Damary have them for inclusion in our Archives which will be stored in the Geneva State Archives.  Thank you.

The NEW HOLY TRINITY CHURCH LOGO

On Sunday 1 October, the Church Council and Chaplain were pleased to announce the new HTC logo! For something over two years, we have been seeking to identify a logo which will help us develop an integrated image for our publicity and other official HTC publications, giving them a badge of authenticity and authority. We wanted the logo to say something about…