Monthly Archives: May 2012

Purpose and Mission Statement

The main website for HolyTrinity Church can be found at http://www.holytrinity-madeira.org which contains the full diary of events for both the religious services and programme of popular secular music concerts that are held there each week throughout the year.  The purpose of … Continue reading

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Above the main altar…

Above the main altar...

The Neo-classical style of architecture continues with this central proscenium above the main altar that draws the eye with a sense of theatre…the gilded decoration includes palm leaves and white lilies.

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central dome

central dome

The Neo-classical style of architecture chosen in the first half of the 19th century for the new Anglican Church of the Holy Trinity included this gracious dome. The church interior was inspired by the temples of the Knights Templar such as at Tomar in central Portugal.

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Welcome to the …

Welcome to the blog site of Holy Trinity Church, Funchal, Madeira. The church has stood for 185 years and is a vibrant part of life for dozens of British residents on the island and for many thousands of people from … Continue reading

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