Canadian Friends of Finland: Runeberg the Finnish Hymnist

11 Feb

Date: Sun­day Feb­ru­ary 11, 2018
Time: 2 pm 
Cost
: Admis­sion by dona­tion. Refresh­ments
Con­tact: Dianne Kil­back dkilback@nullshaw.ca

A pre­sen­ta­tion with Bob Poutt and his group:
Johan Lud­vig Runeberg  Hym­nist “I Lift My Eyes”

Runeberg’s Reli­gious con­vic­tions are expressed in song. His hymns have an impor­tant place in Finnish wor­ship, and were a con­tri­bu­tion to the nation­al cul­ture.

Hymn texts are anoth­er exam­ple of Runeberg broad lit­er­ary con­tri­bu­tions.

Cof­fee and refresh­ments will be served. For infor­ma­tion con­tact dkilback@nullshaw.ca