Religious Communities in Copenhagen

Religious Resources

The official religion of Denmark, as stated in the Danish Constitution, is Evangelical Lutheran. Approximately 85% of the Danish population is Evangelical Lutheran, 3% are Roman Catholic, and approximately 5% of the population is Muslim.

If you are interested in practicing your faith while in Denmark, you will have the opportunity to meet representatives from various religious communities within your first days of being in Copenhagen. Stop by the Student Hub at the start of the semester to discover how to involve yourself.

If you are interested in reading more about places of worship in Copenhagen, see the links below:

Buddhist Communities

Diamond Way Buddhism in Denmark
Meditate in Copenhagen

Christian Communities

The International Christian Community
The International Church of Copenhagen (Evangelical Lutheran)
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Denmark
The Catholic Church in Denmark
Anglican-Episcopal Community
International Baptist Church
Jesus Center for All Nations (Primarily African Congression)
Folkekirken for Internationals
First International Baptist Church
Danish Christian Student Union, KFS

Jewish Communities

The Great Synagogue (Orthodox)
Chabad (Culture house based on Hassidic Lubavitch principles)
Shir Hatzafon (Reformed Judaism in Denmark)
Danish Union of Jewish Students

Additional Resource:

Through a partnership with KAHAL, you can connect with Jewish students abroad near you, and local communities in Copenhagen and around Europe. Get in touch with KAHAL by signing up with basic information to get resources on holiday celebrations, Shabbat dinners, and other opportunities.

Muslim Communities

Danish Islamic Center
Islamic Culture Center
Det Islamiske Trossamfund
Imam Ali Mosque
Mariam Mosque (Women Only)
Nusrat Djahan Ahmadiyya Mosque

Seventh Day Adventist Community

Café Kirken