Midnight mass. Gleðileg Jól, Feliz Natal, Merry Christmas! Scenes from last night’s celebrations at the Holy Trinity Church in Nagoa which also services the neighboring villages of Arpora and Baga.
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Gleðileg Jól, Feliz Natal, Merry Christmas! Þorgeirskirkja is new (2000) but its location is of historic significance to the Icelandic nation. Around 1000 AD, the pagan chieftain Þorgeir, who lived here on Ljósavatn farm, consummated Iceland‘s adoption of Christianity by tossing idols of the Norse gods into the nearby Goðafoss (“Waterfall of the Gods”). […]