Cathedral, also known as the Vågan kirke warms the cool
winter night as a beacon of salvation.
the village of Kabelvåg on Norway's island Austvågøya,
and seating about 1200 people, the church is the largest wooden
building in Northern Norway. While this has been a church site
since the 12th century, a half dozen different churches have
been built on the same spot over the last 900 years.
church was built in 1898 to be large enough to accommodate all
the fishermen who came to Kabelvåg each season.