Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

14 April – OUTING TO L’ISLE (JURA)

  THE “ROUTE DES HUGUENOTS” AND PASTOR JEAN DE LERY, ETHNOLOGIST  SATURDAY, 14TH APRIL 2018   DISCOVER the unusual story of a Protestant Swiss Guard at the Court of Louis XIV, who was so indispensable to the King that he saved his job and his life, even after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes! Hear about how he lived to come…

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…

It should be ticking by now…….

It has turned out to be extremely unsafe to predict when our 150-year-old church clock will once again return to its duty. Nevertheless, by the time you read this we will know whether efforts by our clock restorer, M. Jean-Pierre Curchod, to bring the clock back to life by November have been successful. Restarting and adjusting a restored clock to optimum efficiency…

Greetings from the congregation of Maruba Church in Uganda

New year greetings and gratitude from the congregation of Maruba Church.  The church was commissioned as St. Mathews Church of Uganda, Bubwaya Parish on the 2nd December 2017 in joyful Tukutendereza and humbling atmosphere.  The congregation are hugely appreciative of the generosity of Holy Trinity Church congregation and sent the following message  – May God to continue bless all of you who…

Two hundred and forty bags packed in record time……

This morning we packed 240 Christmas bags for those coming to lunch at the Jardin de Montbrillant.  Each one contained an orange, nuts, cereal bar, chocolate and biscuits and then beautifully tied with a silver bow. An assembly line of 8 under the supervision of Sonia packed the goodies which were gratefully received by those at the soup kitchen.  Thank you to…

Christmas Lunch

What a fabulous lunch, great food and company with over 60 people in attendance!  And as an added bonus nearly 1400chf raised for church funds.  Huge thank you to the lunch team and all those who donated raffle prizes.      

Beautiful Advent Carol Service

We all enjoyed listening to the lessons, there was fabulous music from the choir, and much singing with gusto of the Advent carols and of course all this by candlelight.  Mark and Mark , as choir master and organist excelled as ever. This service was followed by ‘Advent Cheer’ in the hall, mulled wine, mince pies and plenty of festive fun.  Thank…

Fantastic day at the Christmas fair

What a fabulous fair. Crackers, crafts, cards, cakes and carols. Christmas spirit especially on the bottle Tombola. Stocking fillers, jams and mince meat, new gifts and kids activities, bric a brac and books and the new addition of kids clothes.  As usual the kitchen staff and mulled wine sellers kept the crowds fed and watered. Thank you to all who helped set up,…

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…