Te Deum / Christian's Acre

Te Deum / Christens Gård    Te Deum / Christian's Acre

Welcome to the Chapel of the Holy Cross at Christian's Acre in Southern Sweden

Welcome to the Chapel

of the Holy Cross and the Guest House at Christian''s Acre for

Retreat and Conference

Rest and Recreation

Retreats, Quiet Days and Conferences are arranged regularly at Christian's Acre.

See Current Programme!

When the House is free, individuals and groups are welcome to book their own time at Christian's Acre for meetings, get-togethers, holiday or rest.

We want to develop contacts between the Church of England and Christians in Sweden

Translation Services

Sr Gerd is a trained translator and an authorised interpretor  from Swedish to English / English to Swedish

specializing in theology and the humanities.

Ask us about rates etc.!


Te Deum and All Saints regularly arrange  pilgrimages to the Holy Land, Rome, Lourdes, Vadstena and Walsingham.

Ask us about help with arranging your own travels and parish study trips and pilgrimages!

Video and DVD Production:

We produce Videos and DVDs on the Christian faith.

DVD titles include:

Begfnning the Journey

on Baptism, Confirmation, First Communion

The Year of the Lord's Favour

on the Churchs year with extra material for Lent

God Calling? / Christ for Others

on vocation to priesthood

All for Christ

Anglican Monks and Nuns Today

our DVDs can be ordered from tedeum@telia.com

Ask us your own plans for a DVD!

Current Programme

 The Chapel of the Holy Cross

with the Shrine

of Our Lady of Walsingham

Catering is provided and there is also a fully equipped kitchen for guests to use if they so wish

Conference facilities can be provided for up to 20 People

There is also a Library that includes some material on the Church of England and the Church of Sweden


for 15 people plus group leader

5 twins - 3 on the ground floor

1 quad - upstairs

1 single room - upstairs

a spare bed can be put in one of the twin rooms

separate accommodation for group leader

3 toilets and showers/bath

The Oratory

of Our Lady

and All Saints

in the main House is also open to visitors

Current Programme


6 - 8 March

Retreat / Quiet Days

before the 2nd Sunday in Lent

 In your hand, in spite of it all

Leader: Teol Dr Björn Fyrlund

Before the 2nd Sunday in Lent on the theme "Struggling Faith" we are invited to deepen pur preparation for Easter through the Mass, silence, exposition, meditation, the Divine Office and the opportunity for private conversation / confession and to reflect on the theme "In your hand, in spite of it all". 

We start with Evening Prayer at 18.00 on Friday 6th March and finish after lunch on the Sunday. 

The days follow a "red thread" but it is possible to come for individual meditations / services.

Cost: All three days SEK 1500:- or 100:- per day, incl. all meals.

Booking: tedeum@telia.com

mobile telephone +46 708-743994

Contact Sr Gerd for directions if you are driving.

Trains to Östra Grevie station direct from Malmö. Lund, Helsingborg every half hour.

Fridays in Lent

27/2,  Saturday 7/3, 13/3, 20/3

Mass & Exposition 12Noon

Simple lunch

Please note: All Fridays, but Saturday 7/3!


21-28 April

Pilgrimage to Avila

Get to know St Teresa of Avila 

and St John of the Cross

with Bishop Norman Banks,

Bishop of Richborough

Summer Gathering

Sr Gerd's 40th Anniversary of Solemn Vows

Saturday 11th July

Mass 12Noon 

followed by lunch.

Guests are welcome for 

the House Party Thursday 9th - Monday 13th July



with Bishop Norman Banks

Bishop of Richborough

Returns in 2021

dates to be announced.

There is a train from Copenhagen Airport with an easy change at Malmö Hyllie to Östra Grevie station. The journey is less than an hour and you can be met at the station.

Christian's Acre is

set in beautiful countryside within easy distance of Malmö, the university town of Lund, Copenhagen and many other interesting places. Half an hour from Malmö or Copenhagen airports.

Contact us: Sr Gerd Swensson, Christens Gård, Pl. 8 St Slågarp, 23195 Trelleborg             040-487059   0708-743994  tedeum@telia.com

          Fr John Brownsell SSC, All Saints Vicarage, 12 Powis Gardens, London W11 1JG   0207 727 5919  jkb@allsaintsnottinghill.org.uk

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