Tag: Danish Seaman’s Church

Gallery: Christmas Bazar at the Danish Seamen’s Church in Singapore

The Danish Seamen’s Church in Singapore held their annual Christmas Bazar on Saturday 19 November and Sunday 20 November. During the weekend thousands of people stopped by to shop for traditional Danish food, decorations, christmas trees and much more. The children got to enjoy delicious Danish christmas treats and make their own decorations using paper,…

An informal night about Danish expats in South East Asia

On Monday 7 November people were gathered in the Danish Seamen’s Church in Singapore. The theme of there gathering were Danish expats abroad, specifically in Asia. Pastor Kirsten Eistrup welcomed the guest, and soon after the Danish ambassador to Singapore, Dorte Bech Vizard, said a few words about the importance of Denmark maintaining its relationship with its citizens living in…

From Himmelev to Hong Kong – New Danish Priest speaks out

Two near-death experiences in four weeks pushed him into the world of theology. Only 34-years old he’s now the new priest at Hong Kong’s Danish Seamen’s Church. Meet Anders Skaaning Andersen the young priest that got the job of his dreams.  T-shirt, jeans, Nike-sneakers, a sports cap and a fashionable nordic beard. Anders is nothing like…