Church of Iceland


Iceland proposes ban on circumcision

Church leaders say move would criminalize Islam and Judaism


Freedom of conscience clause eliminated by Church of Iceland

The Church of Iceland has scrapped its freedom of conscience clause, ending the right of clergy to refuse to solemnize same-sex marriages


Church of Iceland challenges cutbacks in govt support for clergy stipends

The Bishop of Iceland has called an emergency meeting of the church’s executive council to respond to the government’s proposed cutbacks


Abortion may not always be best, bishop notes

The Bishop of Iceland has defended her participation in a Christian festival that included prayers for unborn children.