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Riska Church

Riska Church
Riska kirke
Riska kirke.jpg
View of the church
Riska Church is located in Rogaland
Riska Church
Riska Church
Location in Rogaland county
Riska Church is located in Norway
Riska Church
Riska Church
Riska Church (Norway)
58°55′40″N 5°51′16″E / 58.9277°N 5.8544°E / 58.9277; 5.8544
LocationSandnes, Rogaland
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
StatusParish church
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)Odd Magne Vatne
Completed1999
Specifications
Capacity520
MaterialsConcrete and stone
Administration
ParishRiska
DeanerySandnes prosti
DioceseDiocese of Stavanger

Riska Church (Norwegian: Riska kirke) is a parish church in Sandnes municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the village of Hommersåk in the borough of Riska in the city of Sandnes. The church is part of the Riska parish in the Sandnes deanery in the Diocese of Stavanger. The concrete and stone church was built in 1999 by the architect Odd Magne Vatne. The church seats about 520 people, more than twice as many people as the Old Riska Church, which this church replaced.[1][2]

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References

  1. ^ "Riska kirke". Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2016-04-05.
  2. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 2016-04-05.