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Bishop Risto Soramies Consecration Ceremony

Bishop Risto Soramies was consecrated on 4th May 2013 at Pyhän Sydämen kappeli.

Here are some photos from the event


Bishop Soramies receiving blessings


After the consecration, waring the bishop robes


Bishops and all the pastors who attended the ceremony




Bishop Matti Vaisanen congratulating Bishop Risto Soramies


Bishop Risto Soramies

Good Friday Divine Service At Saint Barnabas

Good Friday Divine Service At Saint Barnabas

Good Friday is the most solemn of all days in the Christian Church. On Good Friday, as we remember that on account of our sin the Lord was crucified and died, we give joyful thanks to God that all sin and God’s wrath over sin falls on Jesus and not on us, and that byContinue Reading

Welcome to English Christmas Divine Service

On Christmas this year 2012, we will be having our divine service as usual at 11:00 am, the service will be in English. There after, we will have food and drinks served while we sing and praise our Lord God for the birth of His son Jesus Christ. Bring your friends and relatives and spendContinue Reading

Visitors to St.Barnabas from Missouri Synod USA on 15th May 2012

We at St.Barnabas International Evangelical Lutheran Congregation- (Luther Foundation) are pleased to announce that we will have visitors from Southeastern District (Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod) USA. Rev.Steve of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church South Carolina and Rev.Keith of Trinity Lutheran Church Maryland to together with Rev.Steve’s son. They will stay with us since 15-20/5/2012 when they willContinue Reading