Rissa Church

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Rissa Church
Rissa kirke
Rissa kirke.jpg
View of the church
Rissa Church is located in Sør-Trøndelag
Rissa Church
Rissa Church
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Rissa Church is located in Norway
Rissa Church
Rissa Church
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Coordinates: 63°36′21″N 10°00′42″E / 63.6058°N 10.0117°E / 63.6058; 10.0117
Location Rissa, Sør-Trøndelag
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
Founded 1888
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Architect(s) Carl. J. Bergstrøm
Capacity 650
Parish Rissa
Deanery Fosen
Diocese Diocese of Nidaros

Rissa Church (Norwegian: Rissa kirke) is a parish church in the municipality of Rissa in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The church is located in the village of Leira, just north of Årnset.

The church was consecrated on 26 October 1888. It was built as the main church for the municipality after the old Rein Church was demolished. It can seat up to 650 people.[1]

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  1. ^ "Kirkene våre i alle 4 sokn" (in Norwegian). Rissa kommune. Retrieved 2011-01-19.