Help us to keep Hallgrimskirkja clean

Take care! Because of the coronavirus-pandemic we ask all our visitors of Hallgrimskirkja to help us to keep the church as clean and safe as possible. Hand-sanitizers are located several places in the church, at the elevator and also in the shop. Please, use them. Most contact-surfaces will be regularly cleaned with disinfectant during the day. Read more about Help us to keep Hallgrimskirkja clean[…]

Announcement because of Covid-19

In accordance with the government’s decision on ban of mass gatherings in Iceland – because of COVID19 – there will be changes in Hallgrímskirkja. No services, concerts, gatherings or educational meetings will be held in the church for the next four weeks. Reflections, sermons, announcements and prayers of Hallgrímskirkja’s staff will be shared on Read more about Announcement because of Covid-19[…]

Mass Sunday February 16th

The mass on the coming Sunday, February 16th. starts 11 am. This day is the day of the Bible in the ELCI, the national church in Iceland. Pastor Sigurdur Arni Thordarson will discuss how we read and should not read the Bible! Lay readers. Organist Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Members from the Hallgrimskirkja Motet Choir. All Read more about Mass Sunday February 16th[…]

The trials of Jeremiah

THE TRIALS OF JEREMIAH Saturday 8th of February at 4 pm Hallgrímskirkja The musical group Corpo di Strumenti and alto Hildigunnur Einarsdóttir perform Charpentier’s Leçons de ténèbres and other pieces. The Trials of Jeremiah became the inspiration for a unique music form in 16th Century France called “Leçons de ténèbres” or “lessons in darkness”. These Read more about The trials of Jeremiah[…]

Family christmas service Sunday 22nd December at 11am

Kristný Rós Gústafsdóttir, youth coordinator and deacon, Ragnheiður Bjarnadóttir, Rósa Árnadóttir and rev. Sigurður Árni Þórðarson will lead the service. The girl choir Graduale Futuri will sing and play the nativity story. Conductor is Sunna Karen Einarsdóttir. Violinist: Gréta Petrína Zimsen og Sigrún Ólafsdóttir. A child will be babtized. Organist is Björn Steinar Sólbergsson. Everyone Read more about Family christmas service Sunday 22nd December at 11am[…]