Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Recent Happenings at HTC

Making the Organ Dance

What does the title ‘Organ Recital’ conjure up for you?   What type of music do you expect to hear?  Forget it !  Vincent Thévenaz opened his recital on 26th May by announcing a programme designed to show as many capabilities of  our recently refurbished Kuhn organ  as possible.  He likes to stretch the instrument on which he is playing to its limit and…

Reaching Peace through the fruits of the Holy Spirit

Reaching Peace through the fruits of the Holy Spirit Novena between Ascension and Pentecost A group of young Christians, aged between 18 and 35 old from different Churches across Geneva, meet regularly on a Wednesday evening either at Holy Trinity Anglican Church itself or hosted by one of the group. Following the ‘Thy Kingdom Come’ invitation of the Archibishops of Canterbury and…

Sri Lankan Fundraising Supper

What a great evening last weekend to raise money for Sri Lanka. Hosted by Manel, the food was excellent and a total of 2900 CHF was collected! The guests sang the Hymn for Ceylon Jehovah, Thou hast promised The isles shall wait for Thee; The joyous isles of Ocean, The jewels of the sea; Lo ! we, this island’s watchmen, Would give and…

Lent 2019 Homilies

This year during Lent I have tried as we have progressed through the Sunday lectionary for year C to look at some ways in which we may discover the transfiguring presence of God in cloudy areas of our lives, picking up, of course, on the Gospel for the Sunday before Lent which is the story of Christ’s Transfiguration. The homilies are more…

Images and Report from this year’s AGM

Our Laetare Sunday Our AGM took place this morning, Sunday, 31 March.  It was Laetare (Rejoice) or Refreshment Sunday, currently known as Mothering Sunday, when roses of different colours were blessed, then handed first by children to their mothers before being more widely distributed.  It is one of only two Sundays when the Chaplain wears a pink chasuble.  Attended by 74 adults,…