Dear Members and Friends,

Due to the COVID-19 coronavirus, Mindekirken is continuing to put worship services in the building on hold. Instead, we are offering our members and friends the opportunity to view Pastor Anne Brit Aasland's sermons online. 

Good Friday, April 2, 2021. Please join us for worship service today!

Pastor: Anne Brit Aasland 

Norwegian Service for April 2, 2021

English Worship for April 2, 2021
Good Friday

Pastor: Anne Brit Aasland
Organist: Jordan Buchholtz
  Prelude: Meditatio Dolente by Eilert Tøsse
  Postlude: (John De Haan, Solo) - Were you there when they crucified my Lord (LBW 92 & NOS 172)
Music in-between the Readings: Jordan on organ 
  #1 (Jesus Predicts Peter’s denial)- Partita over Pange Lingua Gloriosi Movement I by Eilert Tøsse “Jeg har lengtet inderlig etter å holde dette påskemåltidet med dere før jeg lider.” “I have longed to keep this passover meal with you before I suffer.” 
  #2 (In Gethsemane) - Partita over Pange Lingua Gloriosi Movement II by Eilert Tøsse “Min sjel er tynget til døden av sorg, bli her og våk med meg.” “My soul is burdened to death with sorrow, stay here and stay awake with me.”

  #3 (Jesus is taken prisoner) - Lacrymosa by W. A. Mozart arr. by Michael Ryan
  #4 (Jesus for the high council) - Come, Sweet Death by J. S. Bach arr. by Edwin Arthur Kraft
  #5 (Peter denies Jesus) - Partita over Pange Lingua Gloriosi Movement III by Eilert Tøsse “Sannelig, jeg sier dere: En av dere skal forråde meg!” “Truly I say unto you: That one of you shall betray me.”
  #6 (Jesus for Pilate) - Partita over Pange Lingua Gloriosi Movement IV by Eilert Tøsse “Far, om du vil, så ta dette beger fra meg! Men la din vilje skje, ikke min.” “Father, if you want then take this cup from me! But let your will be done, not mine! 
  #7 (The soldiers mock Jesus) - O Sacred Head, Now Wounded by J. S. Bach edited by John Holler
  #8 (Jesus is Crucified) - Partita over Pange Lingua Gloriosi Movement VI by Eilert Tøsse “DET ER FULLBRAKT!” “IT IS DONE!” 
  #9 (Jesus dies) - O Guds Lam Uskyldig (O God’s Innocent Lamb) by Eilert Tøsse
Vocalist of hymns: John De Haan
 Curt Aaseng, Ann Slettum, Kaia Knutson
Announcements: Jeannette Henrikssen, President Congregation

Videographer: Ingunn Henrikssen

Good Friday - Friday April 2, 2021 Sermon (in print): April 2, 2021 Sermon - Norwegian and English

Norske salmer:
Før prekenen: 144 Du låg og skal av angst på kne

English Hymns:
Before sermon: HSSN 59 He Walked the Tearful Highway