Þú ert frábær

Þegar áföllin dynja yfir, reiðhjólaslys, óðir menn keyra í morðæði inn í hópa saklauss fólks eða stinga hnífum sínum í grandalausa vegfarendur er Guð ekki áhorfandi. Guð er þar. Guð kom, kemur og mun koma. Guð birtist í setningu á Grandavegi: Þú ert frábær. Hugleiðing Sigurðar Árna í messunni eftir menningarnótt er að baki þessum Read more about Þú ert frábær[…]

Christ is risen – Easter in Hallgrimskirkja

Resurrection day – Easter Sunday 27. March – church and tower are open from 8 am – 5 pm  Mass at 8 am: Rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson. The Hallgrimskirkja‘s Motett choir performs Ester-music. Conductor and organist is Hörður Áskelsson. Mass at 11 am: Dr. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson and rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir. Read more about Christ is risen – Easter in Hallgrimskirkja[…]

Holy Thursday to Easter – services and program

Holy Thursday 24. march – tower is open from 9 am – 5 pm and church is open to 22.00 Children’s songfestival at 5 pm: Children and youth choirs from different churches sing and perform. Co-ordinator is Margrét Bóasdóttir. Free admission. 8 pm Eucharist, Getsemane-meditation and Lent-concert. Rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir. Schola cantorum sings and conductor is Read more about Holy Thursday to Easter – services and program[…]

Prokofiev, Palm-Sunday and Dupré

Saturday 19. March – church and tower are open from 9 am – 5 pm. Concert at 2 pm: Peter and the Wolf by Prokofiev. Organist: Mattias Wager from Stockholm, Sweden. Storyteller: Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir, actress. Admission: 2500 kr. for adult‘s and free for children. Tickets sold at the entrance. Palm-Sunday 20. March – church and tower are Read more about Prokofiev, Palm-Sunday and Dupré[…]

Last week of Lent and Easter – program in Hallgrimskirkja

In the last week of Lent and in Easter there will be may services and concerts. Hallgrímskirkja is an open sanctuary in heart of the city. You are welcome. Saturday 19. March – church and tower are open from 9 am – 5 pm Concert at 2 pm: Peter and the Wolf by Prokofiev. Organist: Read more about Last week of Lent and Easter – program in Hallgrimskirkja[…]

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Service – with Holy Communion – in Hallgrimskirkja March  6th at 11 am in Icelandic. Dr. Sigurdur Arni Thordarson will preach and officiate with Inga Harðardóttir, Hallgrimskirkja’s youth leader. Isaksskóli-childrens choir will sing, director Ása Valgerður Sigurðardóttir. Members of the Motet-choir sing. Organist Hörður Áskelsson. Like & share:

Organ-concert 27. December – Messiaen: La Nativité du seigneur

The Hallgrimskirkja organist Björn Steinar Sólbergsson will play the magnificent and powerful La Nativité du seigneur by Olivier Messiaen in a concert, Sunday 27. December at 5 pm. Tickets will be available in Hallgrimskirkja from 9 am – 4,55 pm. The ticket-price is only IKR 2500. Members of the Hallgrímskirkja Arts Society can buy tickets for IKR Read more about Organ-concert 27. December – Messiaen: La Nativité du seigneur[…]