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

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Stephen Ministry & Personal Development Training

Stephen Ministry is a listening ministry made up of trained lay care-givers.  Their role is to listen and care - not to give advice or counsel.  They provide free, quality, one-to-one Christian care including: crisis care, follow-up care, chronic care, preventative care and supportive care.  Stephen Ministers listen, understand, accept, and pray for you as you go through a struggle or life challenge.  In the Geneva region these life challenges include separation/divorce, depression, loss, loneliness and those with serious illness.  There are 20 topics covered by the course which are provided at the link below.   This year’s training will take place online using Zoom. Participants who register will receive Zoom information at a later stage.  Starting Thursday, 29th September...

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Ignatian Way

 Nurturing the Unity of our Human Family The Ignatian Way Days 2023  The Ignatian Way theme for 2023 is: Nurturing the Unity of our Human Family. The sub-themes are: Day 1: The life of Mary – the mother of Jesus and our spiritual mother speaks to us Day 2: Jesus is led by the Holy Spirit – we too are led by the Holy Spirit Day 3:      My family – the family of the Church – our human family An Ignatian Way Day offers a chance to open to silence, with time for personal reflection on scripture passages and group sharing on related questions.   Where? Close to Geneva at The Ecumenical Institute - Chateau de Bossey, 1298 Céligny....

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