219 N. 6th Ave. E., Duluth, MN 55805

218- 722-3381

Parade of Pastors Plus
As we continue to celebrate Gloria Dei's 150th Anniversary we reflect on the ministry of Pastors who have served at Gloria Dei.  We also celebrate those members of Gloria Dei who have been Called to God's ministry.
Rev. Dr. David Carlson
Pastor at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
2005 - Present

(Click on Carlson family picture to view 
Pastor Dave's video greeting.)

Pastor Dave, Stephanie, Katie and Martha 
Photo is from 2010 presentation at Gloria Dei after Carlsons were in Russia.

Who were the first pastors who were called to Gloria Dei Lutheran Church? In this video you may learn about our church history through our Gloria Dei's pastors from 1870-1961.  There will be stories, mystery and great pictures!   Please click on the "30th Anniversary Party" flyer (Församlings Vännen photo right) that was distributed in 1900, to view this video.  

A 2nd video will follow which will spotlight our last 7 Gloria Dei pastors.  (Linda is waiting for some material from members before she will be able to produce the 2nd video in this series!  Please email Linda if you are wondering what this is about.)

Gloria Dei has had 15 members (that we are aware of) who were called to ordained service.  Some of them have sent an audio or video greeting which are available below to view/listen to.

Here is the list of their names, alphabetically by last name:

Cassandra Borges (completing seminary studies at this time),

Gerald Erickson

Kenneth Granquist

Verner Granquist

G. Adoph Johns

Jennie/Jenny Johnson (Deaconess)

J.A. Krantz

Kevin Maly

Ludvig Melander

Allen Nelson

Kent Nylander

Ralph Nyquist

Glenn Oman

David Pearson

Carol Worthing

Rev. Gerald "Jerry" Erickson
with spouse Barbara Erickson
CLICK on his PHOTO to VIEW his video.
Seminarian Cassandra "Cassie" Borges
with spouse Richard Persky
CLICK ON her PHOTO to VIEW her video
Sister Jenny Johnson - Deaconess 1909
CLICK ON her PHOTO to see her video
Rev. Kevin Maly
with spouse Michael Fyler
CLICK ON his PHOTO to HEAR his audio (in video format)
Rev. Dr. Carol Worthing
CLICK on her PHOTO to VIEW her video.

Worship Schedule:
10:00 a.m. Sunday

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