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Come worship with us at Mindekirken!
Everyone is welcome! English transcripts are provided at the Norwegian services. Nursery care is available during the worship at 11 a.m.
This Week at Mindekirken Mindekirken Norwegian Language and Culture Classes as scheduled www.mnlcp.org
Saturday, February 25 MNLCP Seminar
9:00 am- 12:00 pm
Instructor: Gracia Grindal
Cost: $20 Norwegian Hymnody in the Baroque Era
Text: Norsk Salmebok 1985 (Participants will receive a copy of this free of charge)
Walk-in registration available
This seminar will provide an overview of the life and literature of Petter Dass (1647- 1707) and Dorothe Engelbretsdatter (1634- 1716). Join us as we explore the work and life of these pioneers in Norwegian hymnody. We will familiarize ourselves with their tunes and also learn to read the language used.
Sun., Feb 26
Fastelavns søndag / Transfiguration
9:00 a.m. English Worship
11:00 a.m. Norwegian Worship, with Bible Play as the sermon
The Bible play will be performed by children, the Mindekirken Choir, along with
hymn participation by the congregation.. The play is written by the late Norwegian
composer Egil Hovland in collaboration with Swedish hymn writer Britt Hallqvist.
The performance is directed by Stephanie White, a student at Luther Seminary in
Saint Paul, Minn., together with Mindekirken’s choir director John De Haan, accompanied by Jessica Schroeder.
Tues., Feb. 28 Tuesday Open House
11—11:30 a.m. Fellowship and Lunch
11:45 a.m. Devotions and Announcements
12 noon—1 p.m. Cultural Program “Swedes in Cuba” by Marilyn McGriff
A suggested donation of $7.00 is received at the door
Wed., Mar. 1
7:00 p.m. Ash Wednesday service of Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes
Thurs., Mar. 2 7:00 p.m. Choir rehearsal
Sat., Mar. 4 9—1:30 p.m. Congregation Council Retreat
Sunday, Mar. 5 1. Lent
9:00 a.m. English Worship with Holy Communion
11:00 a.m. Norwegian Worship with Holy Communion
12:45 p.m. Syttende mai —Are you interested in getting involved with the planning for Mindekirken’s Syttende Mai Celebration? Join us for a brief meeting at 12:45 pm next