Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Recent Happenings at HTC

An Inspiring Training Day for those working in Children and Youth ministry

Bleary-eyed at 06h00, Canon Alex Gordon and eight leaders from Junior Church and the Youth Groups, set off by rail or car for the three-hour journey to Zurich, for an inspirational day of training in children’s and youth ministry, led by Rev Mary Hawes, the Church of England, National Children and Youth Adviser for the Church of England. Using a text from…

Organ Master Class and Special Choral Evensong – pictures and sermon

Eight organists participated in the workshop on Anglican Music last Friday. They are all students at the Haute Ecole de Musique in Geneva, studying for either a Bachelor or Masters degree in Organ Playing.The organists then went on to play for Evensong. Music for Evensong was: Responses – Aylewood, Canticles – Stanford in C and then Anthem – Stanford O for a…

Visit to the Voirons

A happy band of pilgrims was lead by Simone Meyer up to the Voirons to visit the open day of the Monastery of the Little Sisters of Bethlehem. We were able to visit one of the hermitages – little wooden chalets where the nuns spend their days in solitude, worshiping, praying, studying and working. 

Safeguarding Training – protection of children and vulnerable adults

This weekend Council members, Junior Church and Sides folk undertook the Level 2 Safeguarding training here at HTC. We were joined by congregation members from Vevey too. The training was led by our own Amanda Dawson and by Bernice Reid from Vevey. We learnt the core information about safeguarding in the Anglican Church, the role of our own Safeguarding officer and the…