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Posts by Matt Thijs

Chaplaincy Safeguarding Protocol 2017

In order to keep our adults and children safe, our church places an important emphasis on Safeguarding. Recently, the Chaplaincy Church Council agreed to implement the Chaplaincy Safeguarding Protocol 2017, which you can download here. If you are a lay volunteer at church, and are not already in the process of being safeguard vetted, please…

Ordination of Guy Diakiese Matumona

On 2 July 2017, Bishop Robert ordained Guy Diakiese Matumona as Deacon at the Pro-Cathedral of Holy Trinity Brussels. Congratulations to Guy! Article: Photos (thanks to Moses Akena):

Sponsor Andrew to Climb Mt Kilimanjaro

At the end of August, I am planning to climb Mt Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, to raise money for a cancer charity, and I would be very grateful if you would consider sponsoring me. You can find more details at – many thanks. Having climbed Kili, I will go on to Uganda to visit Luweero and…

Ordination Announcement

It is with great joy that Bishop David announces that Guy Diakiese will be ordained as deacon on Sunday 2 July at 10:30am in the Pro-Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, Brussels. After his ordination, Guy will serve with us as assistant curate. Congratulations Guy! Read the full announcement here. For those of you who would…

Mission: 10km for summer camp in the West Bank

Please read about Anastasia Hacopian‘s initiative to raise money for a summer camp on the Westbank, which is an initiative of our Mission Partner Tabitha Ministries. We encourage the whole church to support Anastasia and this important project, and to give generously!

Jeremy Bangs receives Royal Award

Art historian and museum director (and member of our church!) Jeremy Bangs was appointed ‘Ridder in de Orde van Oranje-Nassau’ (Knight in the Order of Oranje-Nassau) on Thursday afternoon. He received the award at a concert in the Walloon Church on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of his Leiden American Pilgrim Museum and his…