Ballangen Church

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Ballangen Church
Ballangen kirke
Ballangen kyrkje.jpg
View of the church
(Photo: Kirkenorge.no)
Ballangen Church is located in Nordland
Ballangen Church
Ballangen Church
Location in Nordland
Ballangen Church is located in Norway
Ballangen Church
Ballangen Church
Ballangen Church (Norway)
Coordinates: 68°20′22″N 16°49′14″E / 68.33944°N 16.82056°E / 68.33944; 16.82056
Location Ballangen, Nordland
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
History
Consecrated 6 June 1923
Architecture
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Architect(s) Høyer Ellefsen
Completed 1923
Specifications
Capacity 280
Materials Wood
Administration
Parish Ballangen
Deanery Ofoten prosti
Diocese Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland

Ballangen Church (Norwegian: Ballangen kirke) is a parish church in the municipality of Ballangen in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the village of Ballangen. The church is part of the Ballangen parish in the Ofoten deanery in the Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland. The church was built in 1923 and was consecrated on 6 June 1923 by the bishop Johan Støren. The church seats about 280 people and it has worship services two or three Sundays each month.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Kirken" (in Norwegian). Ballangen kommune. Retrieved 2012-05-22. 
  2. ^ "Ballangen kirke" (in Norwegian). Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2012-05-22.