Holy Trinity Church

Anglican worship in Geneva

Sermons from February 2016

Glory

HOMILY at CHORAL EVENSONG for the SUNDAY before LENT (C) 2016 On Monday last week, work began on the clearing of the site known as the Jungle, just outside Calais. The Prefect of Pas de Calais has promised an alternative for its many occupants and one hopes that this will be honoured soon and with justice. What clearly was not just was…

Angels ascending and descending

HOMILY at CHORAL EVENSONG for the THIRD SUNDAY in LENT (C) 2016 The General Synod of the Church of England met the week before last and debated – amongst other things – new proposals for training clergy and means of resourcing the future mission of our Church.  It is said that the Church of England (via the Church Commissioners) is sitting on…

The Pharisee and the Publican

HOMILY for the 19h SUNG MASS for the FIRST SUNDAY in LENT (C) 2016 That is a wonderful picture – the one we have just heard in this evening’s Gospel reading – about the Pharisee and the Publican (or Tax Collector). And isn’t it just even more wonderful that we are not at all like the Pharisee! Oh dear – that’s torn…