The California Swedish Church welcomes new pastor.
Senior pastor Pernilla Håkansdotter Olsson from Västmanland and in more recent years Skåne, was properly received at the Swedish Church last Sunday, Oct. 2, during a beautiful ceremony at the church in San Pedro. Visiting Bishop Sven-Bernhard Fast spoke and around 80 church goers attended a luncheon after the installation. Photographed by: Kerstin Alm.
Bishop Sven-Bernhard Fast and newly installed senior pastor, ‘Kyrkoherden’ Pernilla Håkansdotter Olsson. Photographed by Kerstin Alm, early autumn 2011. ENLARGE IMAGE »
Siri Eliason (Former Consul General of San Francisco) and Jane Eliason with Fary Björlin ENLARGE IMAGE »
L-R: Lennart Schwartz, President Swedish Church Board in San Francisco, Maj-Lis Aase, President Swedish Church Board in San Pedro, Biskopen Sven Bernard Fast, Kyrkoherde Pernilla Håkansdotter Olsson and Stefan Bergmark of the Swedish Church Abroad, SKUT in Uppsala, Sweden. ENLARGE IMAGE »