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Gand Church

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Gand Church Photo: Gand menighet
Gand Church Photo: Gand Menighet
Gand Church Photo: Gand Menighet
Gand Church Photo: Gand Menighet

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Gand Church is a large church that for many people looks like a ski jump, situated at the top of Sandved in Sandnes. When the church was completed just over 25 years ago, its symbolic architecture was considered extremely innovative.

The church is known locally as "the Jæren cathedral".

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Gand Church has obtained certification for their environmental efforts by:

Eco-lighthouse Environmental certification of private and public enterprises, also tourism Green travel

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Gand Church

Gand Church is a large church that for many people looks like a ski jump, situated at the top of Sandved in Sandnes. When the church was completed just...

Gand Church

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