Tagged: Mindekirken

To the promised land

A tale of the first Norwegian emigration to the US By Bill Osmundsen Norwegian American Weekly In May, storyteller Anne Elisebeth Skogen gave her performance titled “Through Hell Gate to the Promised Land” to...

Through Hell Gate to The Promised Land

Anne Elisebeth Skogen tells the story of the first Norwegian emigrants in her performance “Through Hell Gate to the Promised Land” “Through Hell Gate to The Promised Land” is a storytelling performance by Anne...

Welcome to the 2009 Leiv Eriksson International Festival! 

It’s a time to explore, discover and celebrate one’s faith as well as celebrate Nordic cultural roots in the United States. For 22 years, The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church (Mindekirken) in Minneapolis, Minn., in cooperation...