HTB News and upcoming events

The FCJ Centre of Spirituality

The FCJ Centre of Spirituality, 211 Ave. Winston Churchill, 1180, Brussels is holding the following events in May: on Saturday 9th May 10-12.30  Meditation Pathways; Wednesday 13th  May -7.30pm – 9pm  Scripture based prayer / Meditation;  Friday 15 May 20.00 - Sunday 17 May 16.00 Ignatian individually guided retreat, in La Pairelle  SJ, Namur.

Pentecost Praise 2015

Register online at or fill out a form at the back of church and place it in the box provided. You have till the 10th of May, so sign up today! For T-shirts please register by 6th May. Any questions just drop us a line at  See you all then.

Sacred Jazz concert at Holy Trinity
  • On Saturday 2nd may, 20:00, Sacred Jazz! concert: A Little Jazz Mass by Bob CHILCOTT and the Mass in Blue by Will TODD — belgian creation.
  • By the Chamber Choir of the Royal Conservatory of Brussels and the Jazz Music Orchestra (big band), direction Charles MICHIELS.
  • Entrance : 16 euros, 8 euros (students), free under age 16.
  • Same concert : the 30th May, 20:00, Église St Paul in Tournai.
  • Same concert but with jazz combo : the 3rd June, 20:00, in the Brussels Parliament, 69 rue du Lombard, 1000 Brussels.
  • Infos: 0476329810
Music at Holy Trinity

On Saturday 25th April at 19.30 the Ensemble Passages will give a concert of music by Arvo Pärt, Perotin, Benôit Jacquemin (who is conducting the group) and others.  See notice in lobby or visit their website for details and booking.

Guided tour of historic Antwerp

Guided tour of historic Antwerp on Saturday 25th April.  The new Holy Trinity Men’s Group kicked off last month with a Saturday morning stroll around the Forêt de Soignes, now we are venturing beyond the Groene Gordel. Come and join us to explore the delights of historic Antwerp. We start at 9am with coffee and waffles at Désiré de Lille, Schrijnwerkersstraat 18, do a guided tour of the old town and finish at 12 noon. Enjoying lunch together is then an option for those who want to linger longer. Men of all ages welcome. Feel free to bring friends. Group transport possible. For more information and sign up email


L'Olivier, a charity that assists refugees in Brussels, is organising a conference-debate “L’asile (en Belgique) pour les nuls" (Asylum in Belgium for Dummies) on Saturday 18th April from 15.00 to 18.00 in Salle B, Maison Notre-Dame du Chant d’Oiseau, Avenue des Franciscains 3a, 1150 Bruxelles. The event is in French but interpretation into English will be available (pre-registration required). Full details on the poster in the lobby.

The Intl. Christian Women's Club

The International Christian Women’s Club of Brussels invites you and your guests to their “Home from Home” guest night dinner 2015 with Yuri Cardozo and Miguel Ferrer which will be held at the American Women’s Club of Brussels on Saturday April 25th from 7.15 till 11.15. Music from the de Burbure family, guest speakers Mark and Gabrielle Arnot.   Full details on the poster in the lobby, or take a flyer from the table.

Services in Holy Week and over Easter

As always, there are a number of extra services during Holy Week, in addition to the usual Wednesday Holy Communion at 12.30 (followed by the final bread and soup lunch): Maundy Thursday Holy Communion at 19.30, Good Friday meditations “At the Foot of the Cross” between 12.00 and 14.00 (it is possible to arrive and depart during the service if you cannot spare the whole time) and the St Matthew Passion at 19.00.  There will be Holy Communion at all four services on Easter Sunday.  Easter is the most important celebration of our Christian year, don’t hesitate to invite friends and colleagues even if they’re not regular church-goers.

Music at Holy Trinity

There will be a performance of Pergolesi's Stabat Mater at 15h30 on Sunday 29th March 2015, performed by Catherine Lybaert (soprano) and Marjut Leskinen (mezzo-soprano) accompanied by string quartet and organ. Entry is €10/€8.
Then on Good Friday, April 3rd there will be the traditional performance of Bach’s St Matthew Passion, at 19.00.  Admission is free (though donations will be most welcome) and pre-registration is preferred at to ensure a seat.

The FCJ Centre of Spirituality

FCJ Centre of Spirituality, 211 Ave. Winston Churchill, 1180, Brussels, announces the following events: Wednesday 25 March 19.30-21.00 Upper Room Scripture Prayer Group.  Saturday 28 March 10.00-12.30 Lenten Retreat.  The Mess’AJE Adult Faith Formation Programme continues.  For other events and further information, visit  or email, (GSM 0477 734551).