Church cross blessing turns into a support rally for Edgar Savisaar

21.02.2011 Thousands of mainly Russian-speaking people gathered on Saturday to witness the blessing of the cross of the new Russian Orthodox Church in Lasnamäe in Tallinn, writes Äripäev. In spite of cold weather, whole families arrived to see, touch or even kiss the cross and listen to mayor of Tallinn and Center Party chairman Edgar Savisaar and ...

Metropolitan Kornily believes attacks against Tallinn mayor in building church on Russian means Unclever

Moscow, January 13, Interfax - Metropolitan Kornily of Tallinn and All Estonia spoke to back up Tallinn mayor Edgar Savisaar who was earlier criticized for his intention to ask Russian St. Andrew the First-Called Foundation to donate on building an Orthodox church. "I consider attacks against city mayor Edgar Savisaar not only groundless, but unintelligent, irrelevant ...