Velkommen til Mindekirken!
Whether you are returning to Mindekirken or visiting for the first time, you are heartily welcome!
The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church, or Mindekirken, is an ELCA church with services in both Norwegian and English. Services are held every Sunday at 9:00am (English) and 11:00 am (Norwegian, translations provided).
Mindekirken is located 1 block south of E. Franklin and 10th Ave. S.
In addition to weekly church services, Mindekirken serves its members and the Norwegian-American community with a variety of faith-based and cultural programs. We invite you to explore our website for all that is happening at Mindekirken!
Santa Lucia Pageant at Mindekirken
Sunday, December 13th, 2015 11:00 am
The Santa Lucia pageant is a celebration of Saint Lucia who brought light and hope to the world. Santa Lucia Day, December 13, is celebrated throughout Scandinavia with music, pageants in churches and schools.
Rehearsals begin on Sun., Nov. 1 from 1 - 3 p.m., continuing each Sunday afternoon, with a dress rehearsal on Friday, Dec. 11 from 6 - 8 p.m.. Youth members are invited to join! (ages K-12)
Lucia Choir Director: Dr. John De Haan,
Member of Voice Faculty at U of M and Director of The Mindekirken Choir
Accompanist: Jessica Schroeder
The Tradition of Santa Lucia and the Star Boys.....