A very special church 特別な教会会堂

At Geilo the old church was too little and very inconvenient for different church programs. So they had a new church built in 2010. It is called Geilo kulturkyrkje the Culture Church of Geilo. Its architecture is quite special.

「文化の教会」と呼ばれる2010年度に建てられた新会堂。

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In the front of the sanctuary there is a beautiful stained glass window, where the sunshine gives a special light effect at the time of Sunday morning services.

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IMG_8435 (Medium)Christ on the cross is on the wall.

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Candle sticks… everything is quite unique.

IMG_8419 (Medium)The altar and the baptismal font are made of rock! There are no benches, but comfortable chairs.

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すべては特別なディサインで出来ています。洗礼式のための台は石で作成されています。

IMG_8424 (Medium)When you enter the church, you first come into a big hall, called the market place. Here is a cafeteria. It is open from 11 a.m.to 3 p.m.six days a week, and is run by volunteers. The volunteers also function as guides to the church.

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教会に入るとまず教会のホールに入ります。毎週(月ー土)午前11時から午後3時まで吉舎店のような自由に集まるところです。ボランテイアがつとめています。

The pulpit is very simple. They still have not afforded to buy a pipe organ. One organ pipe is hanging from the ceiling to remind everybody to contribute donations for a pipe organ.

説教台はとてもシンプルな物。パイプオルガンの予算がまだ出来ていません。一本のパイプはそのために献金するように思い出すかさりです。

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Outside the church you see the ski slopes of Geilo.

教会の駐車所からゲレンデがよく見えます。

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In this very special church I had the privilege to preach at the Sunday service and other meetings during my visit in March.

3月、この特別な教会で主日礼拝などの集まりにメッセジーをさせていただきました。

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