57 Rue De Montbrillant 1202 Geneva, Switzerland   Parish Priest: Fr Paul C Friel

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Triduum & Easter schedule

Triduum and Easter Schedule April 14 (Holy Thursday) 17:30 Mass of the Lord's Supper April 15 (Good Friday) 15:00 Solemn Liturgy of Good Friday April 16 (Saturday)  18:30 Easter Vigil Mass April 17 (Easter Sunday)  8:30,10:00, 11:30 Easter Sunday   19:00 Notre Dame Livestream Mass will be available on Easter Sunday at 11:30.

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Week of Guided Prayer

13-18 March 2022 Do you want to make this Lent different and explore more ways of prayer with the goal of deepening your relationship with our loving Father? If so, this may be for you. St John XXIII and the Ignatian Spiritual Community in Geneva are offering this Lent a week of guided prayer. During this time, you are invited to deepen your prayer time.  The prayer material will be specifically selected for you, and you will meet with your prayer guide on a 1:1 basis. The commitment from participants in this week is: 30 minutes intentional and focussed prayer each day of the retreat 30 minutes conversation about the prayer with a guide each day of the retreat Participate...

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Ignatian Lent Retreat

Daily reflection material and Group sharing Starts on Ash Wednesday 2 March Join our daily Lent prayer individually or in a group The UK Ignatian Spirituality centres are inviting us this Lent to be inspired by St Ignatius` conversion.  We are invited to reflect on our own personal conversion stories leading us to follow Christ more deeply. It is 500 years since a cannonball shattered St Ignatius’ dreams of fame and fortune and forced him to re-evaluate his life. DAILY REFLECTION MATERIAL Each day of Lent this virtual retreat offers us: An episode in the life of Ignatius A reading from Scripture A picture to ponder Music to inspire A short reflection The contents is available on line through: Lent...

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Turkana Letter

Dear Fr Paul and Jose,    Greetings and hope to God this finds you well.  Please find attached our Certificate of Appreciation for your long hand of charity that has for decades supported the education of many young people in Turkana, lifting them out of the dark pit of poverty and transforming lives and giving hope to many more. We as a parish are deeply grateful and request that you print out this well deserved award and display it conspicuously in your church for the world to see. May God continue to enrich you with rewards. Asante Sana!   Fr Livinus Onogwu, sps  Parish Priest  Holy Family Kanamkemer  Diocese of Lodwar, Kenya    

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Synod on Synodality

The first phase of the Synodal Process (October 2021 to April 2022) involves an extensive consultation/ listening phase within each Diocese of the world at the local level. This will be followed by consultations on the continental level, leading up to the Synod of Bishops in October of 2023. During this time, we the people of God are called to a deep discernment process rooted in prayer. Together with listening to the Word of God and the treasures of the Church’s Tradition, discernment involves a careful attentiveness to the lived experience of believers. Therefore, this process aims at having participation by the greatest number of people possible, especially those on the periphery, who are often excluded and forgotten. All of...

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2021 Newsletters

Christmas Greetings & A Wee Reminder of Holy Mass Times Christmas Mass times & Advent Appeal Advent Appeal Veni, veni Emmanuel COVID Pass Sanitaire Welcome Back Newsletter Fr Peter RIP Pentecost Sunday Holy Week and Easter Triduum

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