Trinity Branford

Worship at Trinity

Sunday
8:00 am
Holy Eucharist Rite II
10:00 am
Holy Eucharist Rite II
with music and choir
9:45 am
Sunday School and
Nursery Care
Healing Prayer Service
Noon
7 PM
2nd Wednesday
4th Tuesday

Trinity’s 10 am Worship Service is televised on Branford Cable Access Channel 18 and AT&T Channel 99 each Sunday at 7 pm.

Everyone is invited.

Welcome!

The people of Trinity Church welcome you.  We are a congregation that embraces all people, from all faith traditions or those who are new to a journey of discovery.  We celebrate our diversity.  We are a church community worshiping and exploring the mystery of God, deepening our spirituality, and caring for each other.  We reach out to those in need in Branford, the region and in the world, practicing love for our neighbors. We welcome you.

On these pages you will find information about worship, descriptions of ministries, programs, and activities available to all at Trinity. You may also call the church office or email us to obtain further information that’s helpful to newcomers.  A warm welcome to you!

An invitation.

For those who identify themselves as "spiritual but not religious," once you look around this website, you will see the many wonderful things that this congregation believes in, hopes for, and accomplishes. But words and images on a website cannot tell you what it feels like here or what you might experience. Only coming through the red doors and spending some time with us will do that and so we invite you. We invite you so that we may be a blessing to you. And we know that in so doing, we will also be blessed. We do not promise easy answers. Instead we commit to being joyful companions on the journey.

Through The Red Doors

A bit of history… The congregation now known as Trinity Church was founded in the 1700s. Our iconic white church on the town Green was built in 1852, in English Gothic style.  Trinity’s bell, weighing 2,500 pounds, was cast in 1869 and also served as Branford’s first fire alarm until 1925. The sanctuary is beautifully embellished with striking stained glass windows, three of which are from the Tiffany studio. In 1916, the Parish Hall was erected and served as a hospital for the Town of Branford during the Spanish flu epidemic of 1918.
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Through the Years

Trinity’s purpose remains steadfast. We are members of the Body of Christ, worshiping together in an inspiring setting, with meaningful liturgy and uplifting music, all informed by our passion for a transformed world of justice and peace. From the Branford Food Pantry to the mountains of Haiti, Trinity Church is committed to loving our neighbors.


Sermons

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Upcoming Events

Columbus HouseMonday, February 1
4:00 PM Trinity serves dinner at Columbus House in New Haven.  
Each month, your donations of Dinty Moore Beef Stew, noodles, and canned green vegetables, help to feed over 80 people. Volunteers take a turn baking cake for dessert, or providing salad ingredients, or serving in the kitchen.  Contact columbushouse@trinitybranford.org if you can help. 

 

Holy BibleWednesday, February 3
7:00 PM, Spiritual Education: All About Paul, Guild Room

This concludes the four-week series on the well-known Saint Paul. The next educational series begins for Lent on February 17.

 

Wednesday, February 10
Ash Wednesday
Note: The noon service only, is both a Noon Healing Service with Eucharist, and Imposition of Ashes.

7:00 PM Service with Eucharist and Imposition of Ashes

Sunday, February 14
Sunday @ 9: Come and Be Fed
Love Your Smile! Dr. Ronald D'Andrea, DMD, a dentist with a private practice in Hamden and a member of Trinity, will discuss preventative dentistry for good health and a fantastic smile.

Monday, February 15
Presidents' Day - Church Office Closed

Wednesdays, February 17 and 24
7:00 PM. Lenten Series, Guild Room
A Mystical Lent: Prayer and Meditation with the Christian Saints. Come and deepen your Lenten experience with quiet meditation, music and poetry from some great Christian voices. The weekly series continue through March 16.

Sunday, February 21
Sunday @ 9: Come and Be Fed
Outreach Ministry Meeting

Tuesday, February 23
7:00 PM, Healing Service with Eucharist
If you, a loved one or friend is in need of healing, or if you want to offer up healing prayers for our broken world, please join us. Prayer meditation, laying on of hands, anointing with oil, and the Eucharist will be available. You may participate in as many of these offerings as you feel comfortable. We invite you to attend and bring guests or friends.

Marissa MillsSunday, February 28
Sunday @ 9: Come and Be Fed
Marlisa Mills,  Director of Bereavement and Family Support Services at The Connecticut Hospice, will speak on Newest Trends In End Of Life Care.

 


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