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[…]

LUNCHTIME CONCERT WEDNESDAY AUGUST 14 AT 12 NOON

LUNCHTIME CONCERT WEDNESDAY AUGUST 14 AT 12 NOON   The Chamber Choir of Hallgrímskirkja, Schola cantorum will give a Lunchtime Concert at 12 noon on Wednesday August 14 at Hallgrímskirkja. The repertoire varies from Icelandic folk songs to english songs. Hörður Áskelsson is the conductor of Schola cantorum. Ticket price is 2.700 ISK.   About Read more about LUNCHTIME CONCERT WEDNESDAY AUGUST 14 AT 12 NOON[…]

Mass and music this week

Mass with Eucharist on all Wednesdays 8 am and Sundays 11 am. Concerts on Wednesdays 12 am – Schola cantorum. Organ-concerts on Thursdays 12 am, Saturdays 12 am and Sundays 5 pm. Ticket for the concerts at the entrance but grace of God is always free of charge, hence no entrance fee for the mass. Read more about Mass and music this week[…]

Going to a concert?

The Klais-organ of Hallgrimskirkja is a heavenly instrument designed for the worship and concerts in the church. During the summer there are organ-concerts every Thursday 12 am, Saturdays 12 am and Sundays 5 pm. Schola cantorum, one of the outstanding choirs of Hallgrimskirkja, sings in the concerts on Wednesdays 12 am. Tickets at the entrance. Read more about Going to a concert?[…]