Service of Commemoration for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

We at St Andrew’s were honoured to hold a Service of Commemoration for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Sunday evening. Thank you to our special guests, members of the church, and visitors for attending this service, which was conducted by our Assistant Chaplain, the Revd Jackie Sellin. Our choir, led by Director of MusicContinue reading “Service of Commemoration for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II”

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”

Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee/Pentecost

Celebrations to mark Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee begin tomorrow. Here’s a reminder how we at St Andrew’s will be marking the occasion.Please join us at our Jubilee Concert, sung by the choir of St Andrew’s, on Saturday, 4 June 2022 at 16:00.Music will include the coronation anthems by Handel and Parry, as well as otherContinue reading “Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee/Pentecost”

Prayers across Europe

All are invited to join together forPrayers Across Europe for Peace in Ukraine Tuesday 1st March1800gmt / 1900cet / 2000eet (Kyiv) / 2100gmt+3 (Moscow) Led by: Bishop Robert InnesWithRev’d Canon Malcolm Rogers, Chaplain of St Andrew’s, Moscow and Area Dean of Russia and UkraineandRepresentatives of Christ Church, Kyiv

Prayers Across Europe for Peace in Ukraine

From Bishop Robert Re Prayers Across Europe for Peace in Ukraine on Tuesday 1st March Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The situation in Ukraine is very deeply troubling. President Putin is leading a completely unjustified and aggressive war against Ukraine, a war which many ordinary Russians deeply deplore. Leaders from many Christian churches, includingContinue reading “Prayers Across Europe for Peace in Ukraine”

Favourite Hymns – Be still, my soul

‘Be still, my soul’ was originally an 18th century German pietist hymn by Catharina von Schlegel. It was translated into English in 1862 by Jane Borthwick in Edinburgh. The tune we now associate the words with came from Finland by the composer Jean Sibelius, who wrote a patriotic symphonic poem called ‘Finlandia’. But it tookContinue reading “Favourite Hymns – Be still, my soul”