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