Ambassador H.E. Godfrey Cooray met the Bishop of Oslo His Lordship Bernt Ivar Eidsvig


His Lordship Bernt Ivar Eidsvig, Arch-Bishop of Norway and Secretary to the Bishop, Rev. Fr. Tal visited H.E. Godfrey Cooray at his official Residence at Montebelloveien in Oslo on 27.10.2020.

Bernt Ivar Eidsvig, His Lordship is a Norwegian prelate of the Catholic Church. He has been the Bishop of Oslo since 2005 and the Apostolic Administrator of the Roman Catholic Territorial Prelature of Trondheim from 2009 until 2019. He studied theology at the University of Oslo and a scholar in several languages. Further, he also worked for ten years as a freelancer for the newspaper Morgenbladet which is one of the best-selling newspapers in Norway.

There had been several important discussions by and between his lordship and H.E. Godfrey Cooray and the Oslo church is ready to support Sri Lanka in future for various projects on religious activities.