Minnekirken is situated at 2614 N. Kedzie Boulevard within an area recognized to Chicagoans as "Logan Square." Today, Minnekirken may be the only remaining Norwegian language chapel in Chicago. world wide web.minnekirken-chicago.org
2614 N. Kedzie Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60647 MAP
(773) 252-7335 (chapel hall)
Interim Pastor: TBA
Services: Chapel services are held each Sunday at 11:00 a.m., most of which include Norwegian Liturgy and Hymns. Headphones are for sale to hard-of-hearing.
Norwegian Cooking Classes: dates to become introduced
Karena (224) 622-3606
Phone in chapel kitchen: 773 252-7335
The area all around the chapel is normal of Chicago's North Side communities and reflective of the diversity of languages and cultures. Minnekirken works as a indication of the neighborhood heritage lengthy past by which Scandinavians performed an essential part. Throughout the very first 1 / 2 of this century there have been several Norwegian language places of worship within the Logan Square area and also over 20 Norwegian places of worship within the metropolitan area.
Minnekirken, meaning "Memorial Chapel" in Norwegian, was initially built by Norwegian immigrants as Christ Chapel in 1912. In 1934, the title was transformed to the present title, simply due to world war 2 memorial that was devoted that year in the heart of the circular thoroughfare situated across in the chapel.
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