Estonian Orthodox Christians

The Estonian Government Refuses to Declare Orthodox Christmas and Easter to be National Holidays

December 8, 2014 Featured News
The Estonian Government Refuses to Declare Orthodox Christmas and Easter to be National Holidays

December 4, 2014. The Ministry of Justice explained this decision by stating that not all Estonian Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas on January 7. The Interfax-Religion website has reported that parishioners of the Estonian Apostolic Orthodox Church under the jurisdiction of the Patriarch of Constantinople celebrate this feast day according to the Gregorian calendar, together with […]

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