Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

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…

Choir Rentrée – Seeking new members

Recently returned from a successful visit to the UK, singing Evensongs at Chichester Cathedral, the Choir re-starts this Sunday, kicking off with Mendelssohn’s ‘How Lovely are the Messengers’ at 10h30 Eucharist; an organ recital, including works by Hakim and Liszt by Mark Jones at 17h00; Day’s Magnificat & Nunc Dimities, Aylewood responses for Choral Evensong at 19h00.  All are invited.  New singers…

Choir Tour to Chichester Cathedral August 2019

The choir was privileged to to sing 3 Evensongs in the historic Cathedral of Chichester in Southern England in early August. We have been invited back to sing again in 2020. Listen to the Aylewood Respones in rehearsal https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-Aglvl8k53zPct_1Yvy6zvbSC3Uy-dpW/view?ts=5d61406e Choir in front of the choir screen in the cathedral. After the final service, taken in the South Transept. Aylewood responses in rehearsal…

Exploring Faith in Europe

https://faithineurope.net/ Each week the Diocese of Europe publishes a blog looking at the lectionary with a European perspective. This week our own Dr Clare Amos, who among her other roles coordinates the Diocesan Ministry Scheme, writes on two of this week’s lectionary readings. She particularly focuses in Hebrews 13.1-8, 15-16, though also draws attention to the Gospel reading, Luke 14.1, 7-14.Do take…

New Church Secretary – Michèle Walker

Hi Everyone! I am very excited to be taking over from Jill as the Administrative Secretary for HTC. I start on the 19th of August and look forward to meeting many of you in the coming months. I am a Geneva local of Scottish extraction, who has lived in Geneva, Hong Kong and Glasgow. I am a bilingual dual national, an ex-finance professional and a…

The Newsheet (December)

A word of introduction to the monthly newsheet!  As our new style Magazine is appearing quarterly now, the Newsheet aims to keep an up-to-date Calendar of events month by month.  It will be available in ‘hard copy’ in church or on the church website.

Mary Talbot – General Synod representative.

Mary Talbot has been elected to represent the House of Laity of the Diocese in General Synod. The Church of England has a parliamentary system of representation called a synod. The General Synod is the highest ranking and is the national assembly of the Church of England. It considers and approves legislation affecting the whole of the Church of England, formulates new…

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…