Prayers for Peace/Friedensgebet, Friday 13th January at the Grossmünster

This time of year is one when we take a breath and look at ourselves, our lives, our world. And especially so this year, as we approach the anniversary of the invasion of Ukraine and what that means for the world, as well as all the other conflicts across the world which threaten peace. ThereforeContinue reading “Prayers for Peace/Friedensgebet, Friday 13th January at the Grossmünster”

A Message from our Safeguarding Officer

Our Chaplaincy Safeguarding Officer, Carolyn Guler, gave a talk at our 10.30 service yesterday and we are reproducing it here, along with the links to the on-line training that Carolyn spoke about. Safeguarding Sunday Whoever dreamed up the term “safeguarding” has a lot to answer for, as unfortunately it’s often regarded as something negative. InContinue reading “A Message from our Safeguarding Officer”

Remember! The clocks go back at 03:00 on 30th October 2022

Don’t forget that the clocks ‘fall’ back on 30th October. We thought we’d remind you so that you’re not late for our church services at 09:00 and 10:30 services on that date😊 We can look forward to regaining the hour of sleep we lost when the clocks went forward in the springtime and arrive atContinue reading “Remember! The clocks go back at 03:00 on 30th October 2022”

No Wednesday Eucharist on the 21st & 28th September

The Revd Jackie Sellin is having some well-deserved holiday and therefore there will be a two week pause for our services on Wednesday mornings at 9.15 in the church garden. Thank you for your understanding and we wish Jackie some sunny and restful late-summer days. During Jackie’s absence Revd Steffan van Munster will be leadingContinue reading “No Wednesday Eucharist on the 21st & 28th September”

Special opening times on 15th & 16th September at St Andrew’s Church Zurich

We mourn the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, and give thanks for her long life of faithful service. St Andrew’s Church is open for personal prayer and reflection on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th September between 12:30 and 14:30. There is a book of condolence available at St Andrew’s, or you can add your message toContinue reading “Special opening times on 15th & 16th September at St Andrew’s Church Zurich”

Sermon by the Revd Jackie Sellin for 24th July 2022

As you may know Jackie is unfortunately unwell at the moment. She had already prepared her sermon for last Sunday so we are taking this opportunity to publish it here. Reading: Luke 11: 1-13 “He said to them, When you pray, say: Father” Parenthood. Not easy, and quite often we are almost hated by ourContinue reading “Sermon by the Revd Jackie Sellin for 24th July 2022”

Wednesday 27th July 2022 – Eucharist at 09:15 cancelled

Unfortunately, our Assistant Chaplain, the Revd Jackie Sellin, is unwell and we must regrettably cancel our Said Eucharist in the church garden at 09:15 this coming Wednesday, 27th July. We wish Jackie a speedy recovery! Ruth Bailey, Church Administrator, on behalf of the Churchwardens

A new edition of ‘Search’

Our bi-monthly magazine ‘Search’ has a new editorial team headed by Lisa Long. The August/September 2022 edition has been posted today to all subscribers and we hope you will like the new layout (& of course the contents😎) which has been designed to make finding information about church services, activities and people within St Andrew’sContinue reading “A new edition of ‘Search’”

Church services at our Daughter Communities in July

The holiday season is upon us once again and we know that many of you are heading off for a well-deserved summer break. As is usual at this time of year there will be no church service at the Old Catholic Church in St Gallen on the 2nd Sunday of July. Additionally the planned serviceContinue reading “Church services at our Daughter Communities in July”