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St. Olav Catholic Cathedral Parish, Trondheim


Ash Wednesday 1 March

Ash Wednesday is the start of Lent. It reminds us of our mortality and our need to turn to Christ. Using damp ash from previous year's palm fronds, the priest draws the sign of the cross on the forehead of the faithful while saying: "Remember that thou art dust, and to dust thou shalt return." - or " Turn away from sin and be faithful to the...[more]

The new parish council has started its work.

On Thursday 16 February the new parish council was constituted. According to the new statutes of Trondheim Diocese, parish priest Egil Mogstad is the president, while parish member Klaus Andersen was elected secretary. [more]

The first Episcopal Visitation of the new St. Olav Cathedral in Trondheim

You are now more than 6000 Catholics, said bishop Bernt Eidsvig as he addressed the parish members of St. Olav Cathedral, which was filled to capacity during the pontifical mass on Sunday 19 February. He congratulated on the beautiful new church on this second visit to St. Olav parish after the completion of the building.[more]

The Bishop greeted the Polish part of the congregation

Bishop Bernt Eidsvig greeted the congregation at the opening of the Polish Mass on Sunday, February 29th.[more]

Catholic Forum 28th of February: "St. Clemens' church and other early medieval churches in Trondheim.

Archeologist Anna Petersen will be telling about the excavation of St. Clemens Church. Time: 7 pm. Place: The Parish's Hall.[more]

Further news may be found on the News page.

Possible translation delays

Please note that due to busy schedules there might be delays in translations. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Coming events

1. February - 28. February
Masses outside Trondheim in February
Masses in addition to the regular masses found under "Mass Times" in February: Sat...
26. February
Mass in Croatian Sunday 26th of February
The Mass is at 4:30 pm. There will be access for confessions before the Mass, and a gathering in...
26. February
Mass in Vietnamese 26th of February
The Mass is at 3 pm.
28. February 19:00 - 21:00
Catholic Forum Tuesday 28th of February 7pm
"St. Clemens' church and other early medieval churches in Trondheim" by archeologist Anna...
1. March
Ash Wednesday
8. March 18:45 - 20:30
Parish Council Meeting

Parish bank accounts

To help build the new St. Olav cathedral, please use bank account number 4200 36 09736.

For general gifts for the parish, please use account number 4200 59 64088.

St. Olav Catholic Parish
Schirmers gate 1

Bank account: 4200 59 64088
New St. Olav church: 4200 36 09736

Phone: 73 80 87 50

Parish priest: trondheim [at]
Web editors: web [at]