You are welcome to Hallgrímskirkja
Hallgrímskirkja stands guard over Reykjavík. The church is both a parish church and a national sanctuary in Iceland. Its stepped concrete facade is an ode to modernism and a reminder of the Icelandic landscape. The church is named after the 17th-century clergyman Hallgrímur Pétursson, author of Hymns of the Passion. Hallgrímskirkja is an Evangelical-Lutheran church and is a part of the Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Iceland. Hallgrímskirkja is one of the most visited places by tourists in Iceland. Every day thousands of people visit the church. Admission to the church is free. Admission to the tower is ISK 900 - ISK 100 for the children (7-14).
Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir Christmas Concert Solist: Elmar Gilbertsson December 9th at 5pm / December 10th at 5pm The annual Christmas Concert of the Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir will be a festive affair as usual. The title of the Concert this year is „O magnum mysterium“ or „The great wonder“. The theme resonates in this years program Read more about Hallgrímskirkja Motet Choir Christmas Concert – Solist: Elmar Gilbertsson[…]
Service and Sunday school – Second Sunday of Advent December 10th 2017 11 am Rev. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson preaches and celebrant. Reykjavík Men Choir sings and the conductor is Friðriks S. Kristinssonar. Organist is Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Sunday school is led by Inga Harðardóttir, Ragnheiður Bjarnadóttir and Rósa Hrönn Árnadóttir. Coffee after service. You are welcome Read more about Service and Sunday school – Second Sunday of Advent[…]
Hallgrímskirkja First sunday of Advent, 3th December at 11 am Bishop of Iceland, Agnes M. Sigurðardóttir preaches. Rev. Þorvaldur Víðisson and rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir celebrant. The Motet choir sings. Conductor is Hörður Áskelsson. Organist is Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Sunday school is led by Inga Harðardóttir. Coffee after service. The service will be radiobroadcasted from Channel Read more about Festive service – First sunday of Advent[…]
Today, Friday 1. December at 12 – 12:30 pm. Schola cantorum, Hallgrímskirkja’s chamber choir sings advent and christmas songs. Conductor is Hörður Áskelsson. Admission: 2500 ISK. Tickets are sold at entrance 1 hr before concert. Everybody is welcome. Happy December! =)
Every thursday at 12 pm is an meditation service with organ music. The service is half an hour with organ music, devotion and prayer from our priests. On 2. November will dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson lead the service and organist is Hörður Áskelsson. After the service we sell delicious soup in the South hall. Welcome.
Every Thursday-noon (12 pm) meditation service with organ music. The service is half an hour. On November 16th. pastor Sigurður Árni Þórðarson will meditate and the organist Björn Steinar Sólbergsson will play the organ. After the service we sell delicious soup in the South-hall. Welcome.
Service and sunday school November 12th 2017 11 am Dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson celebrant and preach. Members from the Hallgrimskirkja Motet choir will sing. Organist is Hörður Áskelsson. Sunday school led by Rósa Árnadóttir, Karítas Hrundar Pálsdóttir og Hreinn Pálsson. Coffee after service. Welcome to church.
Every Thursday-noon (12 pm) meditation service with organ music. The service is half an hour. On November 9th. pastor Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir will meditate and the organist Hörður Áskelsson will play the organ. After the service we sell delicious soup in the South-hall. Welcome.