The King and Queen greet the members of the parish. Photo: royalcourt.se
On Wednesday 17 October, an assembly evening of the Court Parish was held in the Bernadotte Library at the Royal Palace of Stockholm.
The King and Queen, Princess Christina, Mrs Magnuson and her husband Tord Magnuson attended the assembly evening, together with other members of the Court Parish. The King and Queen were met by Chairman of the Church Council Jörn Beckman, Chaplain to The King Lars-Göran Lönnermark and Acting Pastor of the Court Parish Michael Bjerkhagen. Court chaplain and Bishop Emeritus Caroline Krook spoke on the subject of "Strindberg and God", discussing Strindberg's journey towards a relationship with God. The evening's music was provided by court organist Mary Ljungqvist Hén together with Nya Prinskvartetten.