Classics in Spirituality, November 2: Comparing Cultures (Denmark)

This program is part of the Classics in Spirituality series. This group is open to all and meets two Mondays each month (11 a.m. to Noon) via Zoom. Contact us at to receive the Zoom link.

On November 2, 2020,  Jorgen and Lynn Overgaard shared their thoughts on how Denmark got its reputation as a leader of happiness and equality. They addressed pros and cons of life in Denmark, and generated a lively discussion. Video of the presentation and discussion is linked below; link opens in a new tab.

Denmark’s Culture, Faith, and Happiness

November 2: Comparing Cultures, with Jorgen & Lynn Overgaard

How did Denmark get its reputation as a leader of happiness and equality? Does it live up to it? In this session, we will look back at the history of churches, cooperatives, and more.

Presenters: Jorgen Overgaard was born in Denmark and lived there 40 years; Lynn lived there for six years in the 1970s. They are long-time residents of Keuka Park and supporters of our Classics programs.

Return to Classics in Spirituality 2020 schedule.

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