Varden Church

Varden Church (Norwegian: Varden kirke) is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Stavanger Municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the Varden in the borough of Storhaug in the city of Stavanger. It is the church for the Varden parish which is part of the Stavanger domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Stavanger. The red brick church was built in a rectangular design in 1967 using designs by the architects Jan Jæger and Per Faltinsen. The church seats about 430 people.[1][2]

Varden Church
Varden kirke
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View of the church
58°57′34″N 5°45′04″E / 58.959397°N 5.751091°E / 58.959397; 5.751091Coordinates: 58°57′34″N 5°45′04″E / 58.959397°N 5.751091°E / 58.959397; 5.751091
LocationStavanger Municipality,
Rogaland
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
StatusParish church
Founded1967
Consecrated1967
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)Jan Jæger and
Per Faltinsen
Architectural typeRectangular
Completed1967 (55 years ago) (1967)
Specifications
Capacity430
MaterialsBrick
Administration
ParishVarden
DeaneryStavanger domprosti
DioceseStavanger bispedømme
TypeChurch
StatusNot protected
ID85770

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Varden kirke". Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 4 October 2020.
  2. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 4 October 2020.