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St. Olav Catholic Cathedral Parish, Trondheim


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In conjunction with the opening of the Academic Year, there will be a Catholic Mass

The Mass will be celebrated in the St. Olav Interim Church Wednesday, September 3. at 6 pm, with a following reception for students and employees at the universities and university colleges.

The interim church will be ready for use again from August 24.

Masses wil be held as normal. The Confirmants' Catechesis starts on Wednesday the 31th of August by a common meeting for Confirmants, parents, catechists and priests. First Communion Catechesis starts on Monday the 5th of September by a parents' meeting.

Catholic Forum on September 13: Wildflowers in Christian popular belief, by Jan Erik Kofoed.

Mary and other biblical figures meet us through the names of various beautiful wildflowers. In many cases they were medical plants of importance. Many of these plants were cultivated in monastery gardens.[more]

August 15: The Assumption of the Virgin Mary into Heaven

On this day we celebrate that the Virgin May, "having completed the course of her earthly life, was assumed body and soul into heavenly glory." This doctrine was dogmatically defined by Pope Pius XII on November 1, 1950. The Feast of the Assumption has been observed by the Eastern Church from the 5th century, and by the Roman Catholic Church...[more]

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Possible translation delays

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Coming events

4. July - 31. August
No Masses outside Trondheim in July or August, nor will there be any Masses in English.
6. August - 27. August
Eritrean gathering every Saturday in August at 7 pm.
25. August - 25. September
There will be no sacramental teaching for adults this autumn
Due to building and re-building and all that follows, it will not be possible to implement the...
31. August
Catechesis for Confirmants starts on Wednesday 31th of August
It will be a common meeting for confirmants, parents, catechists and priests. 
31. August 18:00 - 18:45
Votive mass to St. Olav
Sung High Mass. Every last Friday of the month we celebrate a votive mass to St. Olav at 6...
4. September
Collect at the exit from all masses for Maco in the Philippines.
In this Holy Year of Mercy our Parish supports  our friendship Parish in Maco  with...
5. September
First Communion Catechesis starts on Monday the 5th of September by a parents' meeting.
8. September 18:00 - 18:45
Nativity of the Blessed virgin Mary
Sung High Mass      
12. September
The old, wooden calendar, the "Primstav", carries the symbol of the sun for this day....
13. September 19:00 - 21:00
Wildflowers in Christian popular belief
Lecture (in Norwegian) by Jan Erik Kofoed.    
14. September 18:00 - 18:45
The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross
Sung High Mass
18. September
Collect at the exit from all masses for the New St. Olav Cathedral
21. September 18:00 - 18:45
Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist, Feast
29. September 18:00 - 18:45
The Archangels Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, Feast
Sung High mass      

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 52 12 14

Parish priest: trondheim [krøll]
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