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    Scandinavian Mission

    Founded 1850 Closed 1905

    Mission Summary

    Organized 11 May 1850. Renamed Danish-Norwegian Mission on 1 July 1905 when the Swedish Mission was created. Many people and records would continue to call it the Scandinavian Mission for a few years.

    Mission Details


    Sources

    Scandinavian Mission history, 1855-1920, Church History Library.

    Chronological history of the mission containing information about missionaries, members, and units, compiled from mission reports, journals, news articles, and other documents.

    Skandinaviens Stjerne

    Known as Skandinaviens Stjerne from 1851 to 1956, it then ran as Den Danske Stjerne from 1957 to 1984, then simply Stjernen from 1985 to 1998), and finally as Liahona from 1999 to today. This was the official periodical of the mission and carried information about missionaries and members.