Diocese of Copenhagen
Welcome to FFI
The facade of the Eliaskirken church on Vesterbro

Welcome to Folkekirken for Internationals

Folkekirken for Internationals is a community of English-speaking internationals in Copenhagen and is part of the National Church in Denmark. Based at Eliaskirken in Vesterbro and Kirken i Ørestad, Folkekirken for Internationals holds regular church services and social events in English, bringing together expats, international students and anyone interested in an inclusive, English-speaking church community.

Experience the traditions of the National Church in Denmark through regular Services in English, Gospel or Jazz Services, Introducing Babysalmesang, communal suppers, movie nights, guided city tours and a steadily growing program of events and activities for English-speaking internationals in Copenhagen. We welcome expats, students, tourists and internationals from all cultural backgrounds and denominations.

William Salicath and Maria Fihl are pastors for Services in English at Eliaskirken.

All denominations and cultural backgrounds are welcome.

Folkekirken for Internationals can also help you learn more about the National Church in Denmark and guide you toward activities in your local church within the Diocese of Copenhagen.

Read about how to get involved here. 

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Located in the heart of Vesterbro:
Vesterbrogade 49, 1620 Copenhagen V

Read about Eliaskirken here.

Kirken i Ørestad

Located in Ørestad:
Robert Jacobsens Vej 72B, 2300 København

Read about Kirken i Ørestad here


Meet the people behind the scenes


Portrait of Julia

Julia Petrovic

Head of Project

+45 28 11 00 66 


Kasper Aare Naicker

Content Creator

+45 28 35 28 51


Portrait of William

William Salicath

Pastor at Eliaskirken

+45 29 93 95 33