Blooming everywhere

We’re looking forward to Ascension Day tomorrow (26th May) with a festive Eucharist in the church garden starting at 11:30, followed by a picnic, and hope that you will be able to join us. Looking further ahead for Pentecost and the Jubilee weekend, it has been decided that to help celebrate and bring colour to theContinue reading “Blooming everywhere”

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

This year, Her Majesty The Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms and the Commonwealth. As a Church of England chaplaincy within the Diocese in Europe, St Andrew’s Zurich will be celebrating this momentous occasion on the official PlatinumContinue reading “The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee”

Wednesday Eucharist in the church garden

Starting on 4th May our Eucharist in the church garden on Wednesday mornings will begin at the new time of 9:15, instead of 9.30. Please consider this an invitation to join us for a quiet, contemplative service in the garden here at St Andrew’s on Wednesday mornings. The sound of birdsong often fills the airContinue reading “Wednesday Eucharist in the church garden”

Farewell to our Chaplain, the Revd Paul Brice, and his wife Hananja

This year’s Easter Sunday service was a special occasion. We celebrated Easter Sunday and at the same time said our fond goodbyes to our Chaplain, the Revd Paul Brice who is retiring, and his wife Hananja. Our service was held in beautiful sunny weather outside on the grounds of a nearby school, the choir sangContinue reading “Farewell to our Chaplain, the Revd Paul Brice, and his wife Hananja”

Palm Sunday – 10th April

We’re pleased to announce that on this Palm Sunday (10th April) our talented crafts team and baking team will be selling a selection of hand-crafted Easter gifts, decorations and hand baked goodies after the 10:30 church service.Money raised at this sale will go to church funds. Thanks go to the teams for their work andContinue reading “Palm Sunday – 10th April”

Archdeaconry Choir Festival 2022

St Andrew’s Zurich is honoured to host the Archdeaconry of Switzerland’s Choir Festival from 22nd to 24th April. It is a very special occasion as this year marks 40 years since the first festival was held in 1982. During these days singers from chaplaincies across the Archdeaconry meet to rehearse intensively and then sing atContinue reading “Archdeaconry Choir Festival 2022”

AGM – Sunday 15th May, joining the Electoral Roll

We’re busy preparing for the AGM of the Association of the Anglican Church in Zurich on Sunday 15th May. At the meeting we’ll be electing a churchwarden, 2 council members, and an Archdeaconry Synod representative. In order to vote at these elections, you must be on the Electoral Roll. You must also be on the electoral roll ifContinue reading “AGM – Sunday 15th May, joining the Electoral Roll”

StopArmut Konferenz, Aarau Saturday 26th March 2022

This year’s conference (in German) is on Saturday 26th March at the FCG, Delfterstrasse 14, 5000 Aarau, and during the following week: 28th March – 1 April, there is a special programme if one wishes to follow up on some of the issues. These are programmed mostly for the evenings. Most of them are online. Continue reading “StopArmut Konferenz, Aarau Saturday 26th March 2022”

Vigil with Prayers for Peace in Ukraine

This simple 30-minute online service will include prayers, music, readings and a reflection or some information from a part of the Diocese directly affected by the crisis. All are welcome to join. Do let people know. The link will be the same each week. When: March 16th, 2022 17:00 London 18:00 CET Every week on Wednesdays, untilContinue reading “Vigil with Prayers for Peace in Ukraine”