The Romanesque nave of Ejby Church dates from c. 1150–1200. It was extended to the east in the Gothic period, and tower, vestry and porch wered added around 1500. The baptismal font dates from c. 1300. It was created in Gothland limestone and decorated with engraved figures of apostles and saints. The canopy type altarpiece was painted in 1596 with catechism tablets.The pulpit in auricular style dates from 1625.



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Founded: 1150–1200
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)

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the nebiyat (7 months ago)
Friendly priests
Ove Hedal (10 months ago)
Beautiful nice church, was married here over 40 years ago.
John Hansen (21 months ago)
Ejby Church is an ancient medieval church, consisting of a Romanesque ship (from about 1150 - 1200) with Gothic east extension, to which, in the late Gothic era (around the year 1500), three extensions were added, namely tower, sacristy and porch. The baptismal font dates from around 1300. It is made of Gothic limestone and is equipped with engraved apostle and saint figures. The altarpiece was painted in 1596 and is of the canopy type with catechism boards. The pulpit, in cartilage baroque, dates from 1625.
Ib Sk. Jørgensen (2 years ago)
Very nice church and a pastor who knows how to get the church and the confirmators to talk to his sermon. She's just super. Thanks for a lovely confirmation day.
olav sejeroe (3 years ago)
Ejby Kirke ligger 6 km NV for Køge. Kirken er et langhus, som består af et romansk skib og en sengotisk forlængelse mod øst. Den har tre sengotiske tilbygninger: et tårn mod vest, et sakristi på nordsiden af østforlængelsen og et våbenhus foran syddøren. Den romanske kirke var bygget af grønsandsten. Østforlængelsen af munkesten bæltemuret med grønsandsten fra det nedrevne kor. Tårn, sakristi og våbenhus er bygget af munkesten. Døbefonten fra omkring år 1300 er af gotlandsk kalksten forsynet med indristede billeder af 12 apostle. Prædikestolen fra 1625 i bruskbarok er lavet af Hans Holst. Kirken tilhørte efter reformationen Kronen. Den havde forskellige ejere. Den kom under Lellingegård og siden blev den sammen med Lellingegård indlemmet i Grevskabet Vallø. Her blev den, til den overgik til selveje i 1911.
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