Estonia does not treat cultural sites so barbarically

Izborsk: ruins of the fortress with an Orthodox chapel | Photo: Wikimedia Commons Kristopher Rikken 3/10/2011 Critical of local government they say runs roughshod over locals, some residents of a small town in Russia’s Pskov oblast just over the border have proposed a last resort measure: to return the town to Estonia, — reported err.ee The residents of Izborsk ...

Orthodox Chapel Consecrated in Ceremony

Kristopher Rikken 25/7/2011 Estonian Apostolic Orthodox Church An Orthodox chapel in a site with a long history has been consecrated in Malvaste village on the island of Hiiumaa. Administered by Metropolitan Stefanus of the Estonian Apostolic Orthodox Church, the ceremony and liturgy spanned five hours on July 25, ETV reported. "This is a very important event for the congregation," said ...