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 1000 - ISK 100 for the children (7-16).
Meditation with organ service April 23rd at 12 noon On 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. Rev. Jón Dalbú Hróbjartsson will lead the service. After the service we sell soup in the South hall. Welcome.
Service and Sunday school Sunday 22nd of April, 11 pm The pastor is reverend Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir assisted by reverend Birgir Ásgeirsson. Members from the Motet choir sing. Organist is Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Sunday school is lead by Inga Harðardóttir, Karítas Hrundar Pálsdóttir and Hreinn Pálsson.
Children’s concert- Sally Piper´s big Tootle Day Thursday April 19 at 2.30 pm Sally Piper´s big Tootle Day is a funny musical adventure about the organ pipes that live in the Pipedreams Mansion. Two shows will take place in Hallgrimskirkja on Thursday the 19th of April where the musical adventure will be performed. The first will Read more about Children’s concert- Sally Piper´s big Tootle Day […]
Service and Sunday school April 15th 2018 11am Rev. Jón Dalbú Hróbjartsson will preach and celebrant. Members from the Motet choir sing. Organist is Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Sunday school is led by Ragnheiður Bjarnadóttir og Rósa Hrönn Árnadóttir. Ezekiel 34. 11-16, 31 For this is what the Sovereign Lord says: I myself will search Read more about Service and Sunday school[…]
Service and Sunday school First Sunday after Easter April 8th 11 am The pastor is rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and Inga Harðardóttir will assist. Members from the Motet choir sing. Organist is Hörður Áskelsson. Sunday school is lead by Karítas Hrundar Pálsdóttir, Hreinn Pálsson and Ragnheiður Bjarnadóttir. In the service will be a confirmation.
J.S. Bach‘s St Matthew Passion in Hallgrímskirkja in Reykjavík on Good Friday, March 30 2018 at 6pm.
J.S. Bach‘s St Matthew Passion conducted by Hörður Áskelsson “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” Johann Sebastian Bach‘s St Matthew Passion, one of history‘s most revered works of art, will be performed in Akureyri and Reykjavík during Holy Week by world-class soloists accompanied by the North Iceland Symphonic Orchestra, the North Iceland Read more about J.S. Bach‘s St Matthew Passion in Hallgrímskirkja in Reykjavík on Good Friday, March 30 2018 at 6pm.[…]
Palm Sunday 25. March: Open from 9am – 5pm, tower open 9am – 4:30pm. Festive service at 11 am: Pastor: Rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and rev. Birgir Ásgeirsson. The Motett choir sings. Guest choir from King’s Voices, Cambridge. Conductor Ben Perry. Organist Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Sunday school is led by Inga Harðardóttir, youth coordinator. Tower is Read more about Opening hours and schedule over Lent and Easter 2018[…]
English service with holy communion Hallgrímskirkja, 25th March at 3 pm Pastor is rev. Bjarni Þór Bjarnason. Organist is Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Coffe after service. Welcome.
Palm Sunday 25th March at 11 am Sunday service and sunday school With guest choir King’s Voices from Cambridge Pastor: Rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and rev. Birgir Ásgeirsson. The Motett choir sings. Guest choir from King’s Voices, Cambridge. Conductor Ben Perry. Organist Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Sunday school is led by Inga Harðardóttir, youth coordinator. Coffee Read more about Service at Palm sunday at 11 am[…]
An English Evensong will be performed by the mixed choir of King’s College Cambridge, King’s Voices, Saturday March 24th 2018 at 5 PM. Conductor is Ben Parry. Organist: Edward Reeve. Beautiful music for choir and organ – rev. Irma Sjöfn Óskarsdóttir and Bjarni Þór Bjarnason. All are welcome – free entrance. See more http://www.kings.cam.ac.uk/chapel/kings-voices.html