Category: Telemark

Skien

By the altar in Solum church in Skien there is a curtain with the tetragrammaton sewn on it, together with the text “Anno 1768”. An interesting...

Seljord

The church of Seljord has an altarpiece with the tetragrammaton clearly visible at the top. The church was built in 1180, but renovated in 1628.

Porsgrunn east side church

This church is totally destroyed due to fire. The pictures are from before the fire. At the east side church in Porsgrunn (from 1760 CE), God’s...

Porsgrunn west side church

At the west side church in Porsgrunn (dated to 1758 CE), it is possible to find God’s name two places. When you approach the altarpiece, you...

Kragerø

At the church of Kragerø there is an old bible lying in front of the altar. This Bible is printed in Copenhagen in 1633, and this...

Bø (district of Telemark)

Inside the old church (right beside the modern) in Bø, in the district of Telemark, you can se the tetragrammaton YHWH at the topmost of the...