Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Church News (Page 2)

Road Works

ROAD WORKS: During the months of July and August, the “Société Industriel de Genève” (SIG) will be working on gas pipes in the Rue du Mont Blanc. During the works, SIG vehicles will be using part of our courtyard and diverting the path along the western strip of the forecourt.  Please bear this in mind if you need to park here.

CELEBRATING 40 YEARS –  Sunday, 1 July 2018

With the theme ‘Faith, Hope and Love’ Holy Trinity joined Canon Alex Gordon and his wife, Geraldine, in celebrating the 40th anniversary of Canon Alex’ ordination as a priest at a service of Solemn Mass. With just one service, so that the congregations normally attending at either 09h00 or at 10h30 could celebrate together, around 160 people including a 30-strong choir, attended…

Roy Damary

It is with sadness that we announce the death of our Reader, Dr Roy Damary, who died on Friday 22 June after a short illness.  Roy ministered at Holy Trinity Church over many years, was a faithful member of Holy Trinity Choir, and served the people of God here in many different and frequently hidden ways.  His death will leave a large…

Building Tomorrow Update No 2

We have reached a further significant milestone with ‘Building Tomorrow’, moving into the ‘Avant-projet’ stage.  Don’t panic ! No decisions have been taken and will not be until after meetings with the congregation planned for September.  Moving to the ‘avant-projet’ stage basically means that the architects have now drawn up detailed and accurate plans and they have consulted with the relevant authorities, most…

Some good news

GOOD NEWS:  Julia Lacey, who is in the process of discernment of a vocation to the priesthood, has been accepted for training.  This means that from September this year, Julia will begin a process of vocational formation over the next three years which will, we pray, ultimately lead to her ordination to the diaconate and then priesthood.  We are very happy at…

Pilgrim Course (every other Wednesday)

PILGRIM COURSE: for some time, the Chaplain has been hoping that we might be able to host an opportunity for people – of any age but particularly young adults – to learn more about the Christian Faith. The Church of England, knowing something of the success of Alpha and Emmaus courses, has produced material for its own Pilgrim Course. If you would…

Volunteering Opportunities in Geneva

Thinking about serving others – the Church office maintains a list of current charitable organisations looking for help in the Geneva area.  The church also cooks a meal for the homeless once per month at the Jardin de Montbrillant – contact Frederick Samuels if keen to help out.  We are also looking at the opportunity to help sort donations in the warehouse after…

Maison de Tara – one of our charitable beneficiaries

Over the past five years Holy Trinity has supported the development and service provision of palliative care at the Maison de Tara here in Geneva.  The work of the only hospice in all of Switzerland was covered in an RTS documentary last week.  The link to this fascinating program is below. https://www.rts.ch/play/tv/36-9/video/mourir-comme-a-la-maison?id=9615956